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18 February 2020

FAQ 003579 EN

Sonja von Bloh

Import / Export & BIM



When opening a DXF file, I get a message saying that access to this file is denied. How can I open this file?


The message displayed in Figure 1 appears when trying to open a DXF file using the File → Open menu option or the corresponding toolbar button. To import the DXF file, select File → Import from the menu (Figure 2). Importing a DXF file is demonstrated in the video.


Import Access denied

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