• TBC Power Hour - Working with the Create Vertical Design Tool in TBC

    8/12/20 8:00 AM
    Working with the Create Vertical Design Tool in TBC   When:  Wednesday, August 12, 2020  8AM - 9:00AM PST (GMT-7)  11AM - 12PM EST (GMT-4)  5PM - 6PM CEST (GMT+2)   Hosts: Nick Fifarek, D...
    Sanjeev Saha
    last modified by Sanjeev Saha
    TBC Power Hour - Working with the Create Vertical Design Tool in TBC
  • TML Update

    Trimble asked me today to start a post on the forum here on the TML Library update that was made the week of July 4th, and that I will update as we move into the future.   Trimble and Rockpile Solutions have for...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Exploding Linestring

    Hello, I have a drawing that has many line strings like the one shown below. I need to explode into segments to delete portions of them. I have tried the explode lines command but the endpoints seem to loose elevation...
    Thomas Mauriello
    last modified by Thomas Mauriello
  • Assign object color from layer color

    There was a fairly recent macro added to the software called "Name by Layer" that lets you select a bunch of objects and give them the name of the layer they reside on.  I think this is an outstanding command tha...
    Wayne Welshans
    last modified by Wayne Welshans
  • Importing PDF intermittent display issue.

    At times there are issues with getting a newly imported pdf to display. Usually, switching the display style to my usual "dimmed" style will make it appear. If that doesn't work, invoking the "Georef Vector PDF" comma...
    Richard Tyndall
    last modified by Richard Tyndall
  • TBC - Layered PDF

    Is there a way to get a layered pdf when printing a sheet or plan set in TBC?                               Thanks!
    Eric Schmeusser
    last modified by Eric Schmeusser
  • Machine Control SVD ?

    Recently I did a machine control file ( motor grader ) on a roadway.  The file contained the SVL which had the edge of road base,  the edge of concrete pavement and crown( center line of the road).  I w...
    Francisco Guerrero
    last modified by Francisco Guerrero
  • Densify Corridor Surface Issue

    Doing a MSE wall with a combination of 90+/- corners and fillet corners. When the Corridor is un-densified, the 90 corners are as expected but the fillet corners are excessively corded, also as expected.  Howeve...
    Richard Tyndall
    last modified by Richard Tyndall

    TCC takes you to status screen says everything is working but its not
    Ben Brown
    last modified by Ben Brown
  • TBC 5.3 Slow Locking up at Opening File

    Today I went to open an existing 5.3 file from the dashboard. The file locked up at Restoring Views (See Snap).   TBC 5.3 seem to be running very slow & locking up compared to the previous version, anyone les...
    Gavin Jones
    last modified by Gavin Jones
  • TBC has stopped working error

    I have been getting this error on and off since I updated to 5.30.  I am unable to open any projects or even a default project.  Any help would be appreciated.   Tysen
    Tysen Ellison
    last modified by Tysen Ellison
  • 'FindSurfaceArea' create text error

    Ran TML Status in TBC 5.3 to update/install macros.  Now when I try to 'Create text' using the 'Find Surface Area' tml, I get an error that states "global name 'macroFileFolder' is not defined and cannot create t...
    Steven Vorpahl
    last modified by Steven Vorpahl
  • antenn32.dll Error When Using Construction Data Design Export

    When trying to export a project, see the attached error I receive. I tried reinstalling Business Center and used the Cleanup Utility. I tried exporting and importing my surface and linework into a new file to see if t...
    Adam Bower
    last modified by Adam Bower
  • Closest points between Lines/Arc

    Is there a command to compute the location of the minimum seperation between two arcs / lines,   Specifically in my case I have an external 12d  Design Road Centreline and Kerb line and I want to find the c...
    John Mill
    last modified by John Mill
  • Yellow Flags in Subgrade Surface

    I don't know if anyone else is having issues with this but I seem to be getting yellow flags in my proposed subgrade surfaces at random.  The flags don't follow any proposed linework or grading breaklines and don...
    Ben Wall
    last modified by Ben Wall
  • IBSS & TCC status pages

    Is there anywhere on the community.trimble.com page where we can see the status/outage info for TCC/IBSS?  If there isn't, it would be great to go straight to the home page and see if there is any current or plan...
    Brad Strachan
    created by Brad Strachan
  • Feature Request - Vertical Design - Grade Instructions need vertical curve option

    Similar to the capabilities in the edit linestring, the vertical design grade instruction needs the ability to apply a vertical curve so a user can input what they want said slope coming in/out and the program will ca...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Feature Request - Insert Block - Graphical Interface

    Please consider revamping the insert block interface to a more graphical style, similar to the point symbol slection.   Also, a filter option would be valuable here.   Something along the lines of this: &#...
  • What is TIFFTAG_IMAGEDESCRIPTION from Trimble software?

    Hello all! I have tiff files created in the Trimble Germany GmbH software. I wonder what could be inscribed in TIFFTAG_IMAGEDESCRIPTION, where the value is: "85 4". This tiff file has "YCbCr JPEG" compressio...
    Rafał Gierczak
    last modified by Rafał Gierczak
  • Feature Request - Vertical Design - Edit VD option when right clicking on an instruction

    Something that would help speed up the process is having the ability to jump into the vertical design edit mode of the design associated to the instruction the user selected.   This would help when working on pr...