Express Tools To 2002
If you are upgrading from AutoCAD 2000
to AutoCAD 2002 and also have Express Tools installed, you should choose
to install without uninstalling the older software version first. This
option will ensure that Express Tools migrate into AutoCAD 2002 without
Users who choose to completely uninstall AutoCAD 2000 prior to
installing AutoCAD 2002, will need to first backup the Express Tools
library as the library is not included with AutoCAD 2002.
Step by Step Guide
1 Prior to uninstalling AutoCAD 2000, please make a backup copy of the
following Express Tools-related files found in the following
2 Install AutoCAD 2002.
3 Restart your PC.
3 Create a subdirectory called Express under the directory you installed
AutoCAD 2002. For example if you installed AutoCAD on the C:\
drive in the directory C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2002, create the
directory C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2002\Express.
4 Copy all of the Express Tools files from Express\*.* backed up
in Step 1 into this new directory you created in Step 3.
5 Copy acettest.fas to the AutoCAD 2002 Support Files
subdirectory. Following the example above, if you have installed AutoCAD
on the C:\ drive in the C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2002
directory, the Support files directory would be C:\Program
6 Copy acetmain.hlp, acetmain.cnt, acetfaq.hlp to the AutoCAD
2002 Help subdirectory. Again, following the example directories above,
the help directory would be C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2002\Help.
7 At the command line, enter the EXPRESSMENU command by typing EXPRESSMENU
at the command line.
The Express Tools menu will now load automatically in AutoCAD 2002 and