Automation error: Drawing is Busy when trying to save a DWG file

Program splash screen starts up and then closes (stand-alone) autocad 2013

Program splash screen starts up and then closes (stand-alone)Sep 16 2015Applies to AutoCAD 2009, AutoCAD 2010, AutoCAD 2011, AutoCAD 2012, AutoCAD 2013, AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD 2015, AutoCAD Architecture 2009, AutoCAD Architecture 2010, AutoCAD Architecture 2011, AutoCAD Architecture 2012, AutoCAD Architecture 2013, AutoCAD Architecture 2014, AutoCAD Architecture 2015, AutoCAD Civil 2009, ...See MoreLike (1)Login to like this ArticleShareIssue:When you restart the program after it becomes unresponsive and freezes your computer, the splash screen is displayed briefly and then closes down with no apparent error message.Solution:Troubleshoot the problem using the following process:Verify that the Licensing service is running. 1.      Access the Windows Ru

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Automation error: Drawing is Busy when trying to save a DWG file

Automation error: Drawing is Busy when trying to save a DWG fileAutomation error: Drawing is Busy when trying to save a DWG fileIssue:Intermittent errors appears when saving DWG files with AutoCAD 2012 and 2013 with the message; Automation error: Drawing is busy AutoCAD then crashes or hangs losing all work from last save.Causes:This issue is related with the acaddoc.lsp, acad.fas or acad.vlx virus issues, files that appear duplicated in all folders from where you open dwg files.Solution:First thing to do is to check if your computer contains any virus, usually it's linked to the acaddoc.lsp and acad.fas stored in all folders from where you open the dwg files: 1.      Search for all these files and delete all of them.2. &nbs...

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