Packaging Linked Blocks

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#1

I am managing a large project with a master file that includes hundreds of linked blocks. The linked blocks are in various places on the hard drive. Is there a method or script that can package all of the linked files to a specified folder?


(Pascal Golay) #2

Hi Ian, I don’t know of any way in plain Rhino to do this, but it seems like it ought to be scriptable. It may well have been done by somebody, I’ll see if I can take a poke at it as well.

-Pascal


#3

Thanks Pascal. Surely it could be scriptable, unfortunately I haven’t the time at the moment to develop it.
Also, have you come across any scripts that will search for relative file paths for linked blocks that can not be found? Unfortunately the project I inherited had the file structure changed and many of the linked files can not be found by the block manager. I am trying to speed up the process of relinking all of the files without having to go one by one.

Best


#4

I’m in the same situation now and ask me, is it possible at Rhino 6?