Solid Filled Object Hotfix

This hotfix addressed problems with displaying solid filled objects in AutoCAD drawings.  

Description of Problem

While opening drawings with solid filled objects such as dimension arrows, the solid filled objects may not appear when AutoCAD Raster Design 2009 is installed.

Affected Products


Installation Instructions

To install the Solid Filled Object Hotfix

NOTE: You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft Windows operating system to complete the installation process.

  1. Close all software applications.
  2. Download and/or extract the Hotfix files to a folder on your local drive.
  3. Find the product installation folder (for example, C:\Program Files\AutoCAD Raster Design 2009).
  4. In this folder, find the AeciGix51.dll file. .
  5. Click the Version tab and confirm the file version.
    • If the file is version, then proceed with this installation.
    • If the file is version or higher, then this hotfix has already been applied.
  6. Rename the affected original files.
    • In the product installation folder, right-click the AeciGix51.dll file and rename it AeciGix51.bak.
  7. Navigate to the folder where you extracted the Hotfix files.
  8. Based on the version of your product, copy the appropriate AeciGix51.dll (32 or 64-bit version) to your product installation folder.
  9. Verify the version of the replaced file.
    • Right-click the new AeciGix51.dll file and select Properties. Click the version tab and confirm that this file is version

NOTE: To remove this hotfix, delete the new AeciGix.dll that you downloaded to the product installation folder and restore the file you renamed in Step 6 to the original name.