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How to convert shapefiles to .dwg format using QGIS 1.7.0?

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This is not possible in QGIS but Google tells me there are Autocad plugins for importing Shapefiles http://www.cadtutor.net/forum/showthread.php?2004-Converting-shp-files-to-dwg

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QGIS can output DXF files by rightclick on the layer and Save as. Every CAD software should be able to read that. A DWG driver is available, but for license issues not implemented:

http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/DxfDwg

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Export a dxf then convert that to dwg with DoubleCAD XT

http://www.doublecad.com/DoubleCAD/DoubleCADXTv3/tabid/1100/Default.aspx

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