Electrical Design Software | Elecdes Design Suite by Scada Systems Ltd

How to Replace Symbols of one Style with another in Drawings


This tool can replace symbols of one style with another style. For instance symbols in Australian style can be replaced with symbols in Metric style.


  1. Choose the files to modify

  2. Enter the numeric suffix of all of the symbols to be replaced.

  3. Enter the numeric suffix of the replacement symbols.

  4. Select the appropriate "repair lines" option.

  5. Check the necessary "Synchronisation" options to update attributes in the block to the new positions etc.

  6. Click Start to start the replacement process.

  7. When the process is complete, you may click Read Log File to view the output of the process, which will include any errors encountered.