• Linear Dimension - Include arrow size in scale objects?

    When using the scaleobjects command could we have this include arrow sizes? This is something you have to do anyway in a separate step. This would help with cleanup of plumbing, architectural and structural CAD files....
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Does anyone else use 3DConnexion devices?

    For the last couple of years I have been using two devices that I find incredibly useful and valuable. They are both from a company called 3DConnexion. One is a 3-button mouse called CadMouse. The other is complimenta...
    George Henry-Schneider
    last modified by George Henry-Schneider
  • Advanced Corridor Modeling

    As I spend more time with Dealers and Customers, I have found that there are many things in Corridor Modeling that are either unknown or mis-understood. Over the next few weeks  am going to post some blog entries...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Best workflow for this data, SX10, X7 and drone.

    Hi guys!   How would you recommend me to get the best out of this data set? This is a test set for me because i want to know how good the X7 scanner are together with other data.  In the dropbox link you w...
    Fredrik Bergstrom
    last modified by Fredrik Bergstrom
  • Generate XYZ from linestring/surface intersection

    Is there a workaround to generate a point (XYZ) where a linestring intersects a given surface model?   I can get it from the profile viewer, or use the "Create Surface Intersection" which kinda does it.   ...
    Lasse Hanberg
    last modified by Lasse Hanberg
  • TBC 5.30 Vector PDF Cross Sections Issue

    Hello All,     I have a small project that sent us the vectorized PDF Cross Sections. After trying to import the PDF into TBC to use the 'digitize cross-section' tool, the software will not import the vecto...
    Andy Deveney
    last modified by Andy Deveney
  • TBC Power Hour - Macros Update

    6/17/20 9:00 AM
    Join us on Wednesday this week for a TBC Power Hour that addresses the latest updates and new tools relating to Macros for Trimble Business Center.    Click Here to register for the Webinar   Thanks &...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
    TBC Power Hour - Macros Update

    I am needing calculate the top of pipe under a road way to the bottom of the sub grade minus 6".  I understand how to get the smart text to give me the elevation of the to object and how to use the math function ...
    Ben Ryschon
    last modified by Ben Ryschon
  • Station and offset reports

    I have created CL beams for a bridge and made each one an alignment so that I can generate a station and offset report on 10th points for each beam. When I run the report, my first and last point are not coming up. Th...
    Sean McCarthy
    last modified by Sean McCarthy
  • How to add textures to corridors?

    I was wondering if there was a quick way to add textures to your corridor surfaces?  I am sure you need to use the MSI but I am not real comfortable with it.  And on that note is there a place to go get good...
    Ben Ryschon
    last modified by Ben Ryschon
  • TBC 5.30 - Invalid visualisation of CF Map for Projected Surfaces

    Hello,   I have run into some dramas with CF Maps for Projected Surfaces. I have seen that exercise as tutorial. I have also managed to do do it myself on the previous version of TBC (5.21).   CF Map crea...
    Marian Plucinski
    last modified by Marian Plucinski
  • No more auto populate boxes in 5.3

    It will not longer auto populate in 5.3. Say I want to break a line at a crossing line  Before it would auto populate the crossing line box and I just have to click the line I want it to break at. Now I have t...
    Erik Petersen
    last modified by Erik Petersen
  • "ctoolbox.exe system error" when trying to Publish to Library

    I'm trying to publish a Finished Grade Design to my library and I can't get it to work for me. The attached image shows the error message that I get every time I try. Does anyone know of a way to fix this?
    Abe Arenas
    last modified by Abe Arenas
  • My Earthworks Machines Stopped Syncing

    I have heard this a few times over the last couple of weeks so I have been trying to get to the bottom of why this is happening. This is what I have found so far - and I managed to get a User in the UK up and running ...
    Alan Sharp
    created by Alan Sharp
  • Zone embankment in corridor definition

    Hello,   I am trying to define a corridor template for a zoned embankment.   Specs I am bound by are quite simple:   If fill is less then 2m in thickness-> use only class A1 material. If fill is ...
    Marian Plucinski
    last modified by Marian Plucinski
  • Printing marked up plans

    I have currently started taking off a DOT job.  I have added the plans and georeferenced the needed sheets and have built the alignments for the road, out fall ditches, and have made linestrings for the storm pip...
    Brian Sarvis
    last modified by Brian Sarvis
  • Cursor Starts in wrong box... Workflow Issue since latest patch

    Help please!  If this is answered elsewhere, I apologize, but I didn't get a resolution the first place I posted this.  I'm not sure if I posted it in the right place or not.    So this was Assume...
    Ben Dyer
    last modified by Ben Dyer
  • Corridor Template Crashes 5.20

    When I try to make a template for my corridor 5.20 crashes.  Completely shuts down business center. I'm using command "InsertCorridorTemplate" It does it on all jobs so I don't think it is a data problem I hav...
    ron fucinaro
    last modified by ron fucinaro
  • The Traditional Menu Option

    Is the Traditional Menu settings going to be added back into TBC 5.30.  The Light setting is not desired.  it is too bright.  
    Ron Ciccarone
    last modified by Ron Ciccarone
  • Free Snap, Surface Slicer, and Track Region Outline

    Yesterday I learned, from Alan, that free snap must be on for Surface Slicer and Track Region Outline to work. I had turned it off to more quickly snap a line to a surface. When I tried to use surface slicer and trac...
    Tom Dew
    created by Tom Dew