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Civil 3D 2017 SP 1 - And the Glyphs it Brings

So, you’ve downloaded Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1 to fix those pesky issues. Which issues? These issues. Great, so you close out of Civil 3D, install the service pack, and the next time you’re in your drawing, you notice a whole bunch of warning symbols! 375 more words

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Copying Coordinates System

A couple of years ago I wrote about how to create a local grid system for Perth coast Grid PCG94. You can copy the user definition of grid system from PC to PC using the following workflow. 137 more words

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Dynamic Assembly Labels in Civil 3D

I’ve been doing this one for a long time and someone asked about it on the discussion groups recently. I figured I would link them to my blog showing them how to do it and I realized I’ve never written this one up. 239 more words

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Reports and Internet Explorer

So, I’ve been struggling for a long time with the reports in Civil 3D no longer working (at least some of the reports). It’s not directly an issue with Civil 3D, the issue is the reports only work on Internet Explorer 9 or earlier. 325 more words


Euler Line and AutoCAD - Something Mathy and not Civily

Ok, this has absolutely nothing to do with Civil 3D, civil engineering, and just a little bit about AutoCAD.

Anyways, I watched this cool video by… 107 more words


Surface from .shp File Part 1

So, you have an ESRI Shapfile with contour data in it and you want to create a surface from it. How is this done? Well, honestly, it really isn’t too terribly hard. 818 more words

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Surface from .shp File Part 2

In PART 1 of this series of posts, I showed you how to create a surface in Civil 3D from a shapefile that contained contour data. 265 more words

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