• Raster image wont show in planset, again

    Hi!   I have had this problem earlier but with just some pictures, it does not matter if its .jpg or .png. I did get it to work in my earlier planset ( i dont know how) but now the problem is back again.   ...
    Fredrik Bergström
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  • XS plans displays wrong colour, how do i remove that?

    Hi!   Look at the picture. I have cut and fill area as a text in my XS drawings and also painted it red and blue. But when the 2 surfaces crosses each other the fill is grey and when there is a gap between the i...
    Fredrik Bergström
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  • 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
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  • Can I use an enclosed linesting to select a portion of a point cloud?

    I want to use a closed linestring that represents the outer boundary of my design, select the points from a point cloud within this, and add these to a new region so that I can shut them off.   Create a short of...
    Patrick L'heureux
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  • TBC Version, Build Numbers and Warranty Dates

    This Blog Post captures the TBC Version Numbers, Date of Release, Warranty Date and Build Number information as a reference resource.   Trimble Business Center   TBC Version Release Date Warranty Date Build...
    Alan Sharp
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  • Working With AutoCAD and Civil 3D Files

    I see a lot of traffic internally and through the Forum on this subject and have decided that a Blog Post where we can capture all "Working With AutoCAD and Civil 3D questions" in one place as a resource for you all t...
    Alan Sharp
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  • Trimble Library - Videos That Help You Learn

    One thing that I am finding when visiting customers around the US is that they have not heard of the Trimble Library. This is an awesome training and learning resource where we post a large number of training videos c...
    Alan Sharp
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  • Interior Surface Edge Breakline

    enhancement request Alan Sharp   Looking for a method to clip a surface model as an interior edge breakline.  We receive surface models from outside sources that may need to be clipped and then add additio...
    Matt Voge
    last modified by Matt Voge
  • Hidden UCS geometry from imported DGN file?

    I have imported a designer .dgn file.  Cleaned it up and sent the .dxf linework file out to the field.  I then get this picture from my guys. Here is that same line before he selects it:     ...
    Tysen Ellison
    last modified by Tysen Ellison
  • Follow up to text white out question

    enhancement request Alan Sharp   Enhancement request to have an option to create a border around text.
    Matt Voge
    last modified by Matt Voge
  • Issue Importing Files

    Hello,   I have 3 Trimble DC files that I am trying to upload using Trimble Business Center v4.12   I receive the attached error when I try and upload any one of the 3.   I have also attached one of ...
    Greg Hurd
    last modified by Greg Hurd
  • Export Points with Layers

    I created points on different layers in TBC, and I want to be able to export all of them with their layer attributes in one point file and then import them into a data collector and have them go to their respective la...
    MIchael Stallings
    last modified by MIchael Stallings
  • Missing Data when importing a Xref Block

    I tried importing a dwg that contained what appears to be a xref block and noticed I was missing data in TBC. I went back to the original dwg with Civil3D, exploded the block, and reimported into TBC and I was able to...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Where can I find point metadata from an spj?

    Is there a place that I can find point metadata in TBC?   Items such as: Operator Name Time Date Target Height     If these are not available in TBC can we please make them?    I am currently ...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Profile table

    How do i adjust so my profile table wont be int the grid? If i change the scale it will be better but other things f*** up. Sometimes tje lines are below the grid and sometimes the grid is in the table. How do i fix t...
    Fredrik Bergström
    last modified by Fredrik Bergström
  • Text White Out Size

    Alan Sharp   Is there a setting to increase the text white out size?
    Matt Voge
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  • Preliminary Road Design for Budget Numbers

    Preliminary Road Design and Takeoff   I recently had a call from a client that has been asked by a developer to provide preliminary dirt numbers. The number they are interested in is the Cut/Fill and price to p...
    Mike Tartaglia
    last modified by Mike Tartaglia
  • Custom Ribbon Layout For v5.1.bin

    In response to popular request, I have updated the TBC Menu Ribbons for contractors and enclose it here. The new Menu Ribbon includes Updated Quick Access toolbar Side Toolbars Keyboard Shortcuts for more commands ...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Converting a .mch file to an older version for a CB460

    Is there a way to use TBC-HCE 5.0 to convert a .mch (machine control) to use an older version of firmware.  In otherwords, if the original file was built in a CB460 on version 13.10, and it may need to go on a CB...
    Robert Stallings
    last modified by Robert Stallings
  • Grid Only Points in 5.1

    I would just like some clarification on the new create point options in TBC 5.1.  In past versions we had to import our control points from a csv file so that we could set them as "grid only" so that they would n...
    Ben Ryschon
    last modified by Ben Ryschon