• North Arrow and Scale Bar - Video

    Does anyone here know if a video exists somewhere on how to place a scale bar and north arrow in sheets?
    Eric Condemilicor
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  • Plotting Cross Sections

    I am trying to plot cross-sections for a corridor. I am editing the Sheet and when I do so I dont see any cross sections. I am sure its a setting some where but unsure where it is. 
    Karla Firth
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  • Exporting hatch objects to machines

    Hello,   Is it possible to export Hatch Objects to the machines/data collectors from V5.20?   Thanks,   Chad Kyllo
    Chad Kyllo
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  • Custom rdlc Reports

    I have created several rdlc reports for Business Center from taking the stock BC report, such as the earthwork report, and manipulating these to more fit our needs and layout. It seems to work well but my issue is tha...
    Patrick L'heureux
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  • Drafting - Print to PDF - Doesn't work with DropBox as save location

    I save all of my data in a DropBox folder as a fail safe. This deems to work excellent except for when printing to PDF via the Print Plan Set command.   The work around is to save this to the desktop and th...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Plotting XS - linetype only plotting as solid

    Plotting XS - I cannot get the linetype of the surfaces to plot correctly.  I only get solid lines.  In the "Edit Sheet Set" display, I see that the linetype is applied.  But the linetype is solid for t...
    Jennifer Metz
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  • Trimble Business Center v5.1 Release Overview.pptx

    The enclosed Presentation (covered in the videos posted earlier today) is the source presentation for the TBC v5.1 Release Webinar this morning.
    Alan Sharp
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  • Clear Job Site

    Are we able to clear a job site file and create a whole new job site in a TBC file that already has one created or clear the existing file out?
    David Ballew
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  • Blocks? Doors & Windows

    I will be creating a floor plan of our building after measuring all interior rooms.  If there was only a laser/app combo it would make it much easier then use laser to edit app measurements.   I will b...
    Francisco Guerrero
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  • Drafting - Plan and Profile - Turning Point of a Curve

    Is there a way to label the turning points of curves; station and elevation? You can label the high points and low points but this does not work when you have intermediate curves.   If not please add as an enhan...
  • Simple Printing

    When I do a takeoff I print the cut fill maps by using a plot box, rather than go thru the somewhat complex steps of drafting and dynaviews. The problem is all I get is a piece of paper with my cut fill map, and noth...
    ron fucinaro
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  • Why is two lots of text being created in profile view?

    I have added some reference lines to a corridor (IL of existing services) and trying to annotate it with text however for some reason it keeps adding two lots of text. It seems it is trying to annotate text for each s...
    Shaune Dorron
    last modified by Shaune Dorron
  • "Dynaview Collection" along an alignment?

    95% of my current workload is corridor projects. It would be nice to expeditiously create a Dynaview Collection along an alignment to generate clean plan sets. I have googled around to no avail and any help would be g...
    Andy Deveney
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  • TBC Power Hours for Construction

    I will be posting Links and Content Download for all the TBC Power Hours for Construction on this Blog going forwards. The Power Hour concept was initiated by the Geospatial Team a couple of years ago and has been hug...
    Alan Sharp
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  • Any way to create flow arrows?

    Wondering if there is any way to create little flow arrows to indicate drainage or flow channels along with my slope text? Or maybe they are already made in TBC and I can't find them.I have attached a screenshot of wh...
    Dane Myran
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  • Is there a way to print with the map view as an underlay?

    Typically I will bring in an image from Google Maps to overlay linework or control points on but that seems redundant with the capability of turning on Map view in TBC. The snag I ran into this morning is that it does...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Is it possible to create a vertical curve using points?

    Is it possible to create a vertical curve using topo shots along the baseline of an existing road?    Ideally I would use these curves in the VAL tab after creating them, since I don't believe it is possibl...
    David Bonds
    last modified by David Bonds
  • Dimension Cutting Plane View

    Does anyone have an idea on how I can dimension a "Cutting Plane View" from a scan of a traffic signal? The client needs sizes and lengths of all objects for structural analysis. Intended output would be a pdf of the ...
    Thomas Tomsu
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  • How To Set Datum On A Cross Section

    I'm trying to plot some cross sections and having trouble making the elevation axis look correct.  I would like to be able to stop the axis and labels at the top of the kink row but it goes all the way to the bot...
    Fred Lusted
    created by Fred Lusted
  • Erratic Results for reference line in Plan set Profile

    I am getting erratic results in the in a profile plan set for a reference lines. I have two references line I am trying to show in my profile 24 ft left of CL and 24 right of CL. The 2D and 3D data all seem to be corr...
    Patrick L'heureux
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