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Use the DXF format to edit drawings

AutoCAD supports Autodesk’s DXF (Drawing Interchange File) format, which is a text-only format that contains a 2D drawing’s information. The DXF format is often used to exchange drawings between different CAD programs.

You can save a drawing in DXF format and you can open a DXF file in AutoCAD and save it as a drawing. […]