Its important to keep your software up to date. That annoying thing that’s been bugging you may have already been fixed!
If you have a problem which generates a Customer Error Report dialog send it in, with as much detail as possible, as they are used to track and solve problems. Its a little bit of effort now but may help save you a lot of hassle in the long run.
Check for updates by going to: www.autodesk.com/support
Select your product from the list
Open Data & Downloads
Then Updates & Service Packs
Check your specific version (they are all there back to ADT R1!)
Note: ADT will usually have its own service pack which includes all appropriate AutoCAD fixes. If using an AutoCAD vertical product check for its service pack before applying any AutoCAD ones.
Chris Yanchar on ADT 2005 SP1 Adoption:
“…Unfortunately, over the last 4 weeks, our records indicate only 34% of Customer Error Reports from Architectural Desktop 2005 customers were from users that have installed Service Pack 1. The SP was released in September. Additionally, in systems where AutoCAD and Architectural Desktop are installed, 5% have installed an AutoCAD Service Pack , but not the Architectural Desktop 2005 SP 1.”
Full article at: Between the Walls