File > Open > DXF file-type
When you do: > DXF file-type, you add a DXF-element to the .
The DXF-element is the container for the DXF-Drawing.
To show the DXF-Drawing, you must link that DXF-element and DXF-drawing to a CAD-Line.
To show a DXF-drawing:
STEP 1 : File menu > Open > DXF file-type
Make sure the File of type filter is set to DXF.
2.Browse to a DXF file
3.Click the Open button
A DXF-element shows in the Assembly-Tree.
STEP 2 : Show the DXF-Drawing
Edit the DXF Element in the Assembly-Tree to:
•Link the DXF element with a different DXF-Drawing file
•Define the units of the DXF-Drawing. Usually, to the units of the original DXF-Drawing.
See also: DXF-Element dialog
When you save a DXF-Drawing in your original CAD software:
•Save the DXF-Drawing as Release 1, or as near to Release 12 as possible.
•If you use 3D CAD, use Hidden Lines Removed before you save the DXF-Drawing