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Slow cursor in AutoCAD

Issue

The cursor does not move smoothly across a drawing.

 

Solution

1. Enable or disable graphics acceleration. Type "3DCONFIG" into command line, and switch "Hardware Acceleration" on /off. Hence, select "OK" to save changes.

2. Change the following variables directly in the command line.

SELECTIONCYCLING = 0
UCSDETECT = 0
ORTHOMODE = 0
DYNMODE = 0
ROLLOVERTIPS = 0
SAVEFIDELITY = 0
QPMODE = 0
SNAPMODE = 0
SELECTIONPREVIEW = 0
PROPERTYPREVIEW = 0

 

If the above steps do not fix the issue follow steps 3 & 4 below.

 

3. Install the latest Service Pack for AutoCAD  (ServicePacks)

4. Update the video driver, by following the steps outlined below.

5. Go to "Control Panel"

6. Select System

7. Choose Device Manager

8. Go to Display adapters and right click on the graphics card to select "Properties"

9. Choose "Driver" Tab and select update Driver.

 

 

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