• Feature Request - Plan Sets - Have text in printed PDF Keep Hyperlink property

    Is it possible to have hyperlinks that are printed to pdf keep there hyperlink property?   In the example, I am demoing a link to our website but this would be useful for things such as: email adresses GIS Map...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Earthworks Takeoff

    There are always a lot of questions about how to do Takeoffs most effectively in TBC. In this Blog I will try to capture some of the key Takeoff Workflows for you. Please ask Takeoff Questions here and I will try to a...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Feature Request - Create Point Numbering

    When using the create point command it defaults to the lowest point number free in the project. ie 1. Then i can assign the point number i want and the point ID auto increments, all good But if i close the create po...
    Josh Weckert
    last modified by Josh Weckert
  • Linestring 2D Snap

    Is there a way to edit a linestring's horizontal coordinate by snapping to a point object without the elevation of the linestring being set to the point's elevation? Essentially, is there a way to 2D snap instead of 3...
    Alex Culbertson
    last modified by Alex Culbertson
  • Coordinate Systems Use

    In this Blog I will capture questions and answers asked about Coordinate Systems in TBC. I hope that you find the information useful. By Coordinate Systems I am referring to functions including   Site Calibratio...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • 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
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Security Certificate

    I have been receiving this security alert when I open TBC. I install the certificate, but it keeps coming back. Any ideas on how to fix this?   -Tommy      
    Thomas Tomsu
    created by Thomas Tomsu
  • Issues with Corridor Surface

    I have generated a corridor surface in the attached file. It is giving some issues at some locations. I tried to decipher the problem and rebuit the Surface several times. Could not get an answer for myself. Could som...
    Saif Bin Darwish
    last modified by Saif Bin Darwish
  • Vertical Design - Source ID Illegal

    Does anyone know what this means? I have done hundreds on instructions (in different vertical designs) and this is one of the few times I have seen this.   Also with the elevation shouldn't it be target line and...
  • CADXS - US Foot.vct

    Power Hour - December 2019 - Cross Section Takeoff Workflows - Example Project Template   Here is the Default Template that I use for doing CAD or PDF Cross Section Conversion Work. I find that using this makes ...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Computer spec

    Hi!   This is not a TBC question but almost .    I am about to buy a new stationary computer to one of the guys in the office and we have always been working on laptops so i wonder what kind of spec t...
    Fredrik Bergstrom
    last modified by Fredrik Bergstrom
  • Double-precision patches use?

    Could someone explain what the "double-precision patches" does in the display options? The TBC Help description "Select this check box to specify that double-precision patches be used for surfaces." is not much help. TY
    steve schuler
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  • Vertical Design - Moving Instructions to desired Locations after created

    There does not appear to be an easy way to move instructions to desired locations after they have been create. A user can drag an instruction very easily but there is not a way to move an instruction to say Sta 101+50...
  • Has anyone else lost the properties pane before?

    I have lost the properties pane and cannot seem to find it. It doesn't appear to be hiding.   I tried some of the windows tricks and none of these seem to work. https://www.techjunkie.com/find-recover-off-s...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Surface Minimum Warning Distance changes via .vcl

    Under Project Settings -> Computations, the Surface: Minimum warning distance value seems to change to 0.01 ft when I either export or import a .vcl file. It seems that the program shouldn't change this value, as i...
    Jeff Scott
    last modified by Jeff Scott
  • Using a TTM as a takeoff Surface

    Hello   I sometimes get original ground surfaces supplied as TTMs or XMLs, often they are just the triangles and none of the original observations or breaklines.   I would like to be able to use these surf...
    Sam Williams
    last modified by Sam Williams
  • Bug - Plan Sets - Dynaviews are not sorting Alphanumerically

    Dynaviews are not sorting alphanumerically in combo boxes. please address.     Thanks You!!
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • How to model bottom of MSE wall

    I have the bottom of an MSE wall that I want to model for machine control. I created points for each elevation then created a linestring to join them. Trying to figure out the best way to create a surface so the steps...
    Pablo Giraldo
    last modified by Pablo Giraldo
  • Feature Request - Plans Sets - Import PDF - Keep PDF Quality

    Is there a way to import a PDF page in a plan set and keep this in its original PDF quality?    This would be very useful when adding pages from other parties, such as survey data, into a plan set and reduc...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • 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
    last modified by Dane Myran