• Alignment/Create Labels

    Most of my models contain several alignments, sometimes 30 or more, and personally I don't like having the screen clutter of all alignment labels on one layer or on the same layer as the alignment so I create a layer ...
    Scott Threet
    last modified by Scott Threet
  • Arc/Polyline Curve Direction flipping on export to Siteworks

    I am seeing two instances of strange curve behavior. Please see the below images. Black background are snips from TBC. White background are snips from Siteworks Emulator.   Instance 1   When I check the ...
    Samuel Egelhoff
    created by Samuel Egelhoff
  • Random Plan View Error

    Does anyone else experience this problem? I have been experiencing it for a couple of years now on multiple different computers. It happens randomly as I select a line. All of the line weights go to the maximum and th...
    Rich Joslin
    last modified by Rich Joslin
  • Drafting issue - Scale bar

    Hello everybody.   The last couple of days I've been doing some drafting and plotting and it seems like the scale bar text is acting up. Not a big thing but come on this doesn't look and feel professional sendin...
    Joseph Torres
    last modified by Joseph Torres
  • Error importing Lidar laz file

    Dropbox - usgs18-70cm_14RMU995660.laz - Simplify your life    Trying to import a laz file into TBC 5.32, but keep getting this error:     It imports into Autodesk Recap just fine and I can expo...
    Thomas Tomsu
    last modified by Thomas Tomsu
  • Background map

    How to get beter quality for background map?? Lets see the pictures, the map in TBC is very very very poor...   is it from google?.... how old is the map?
    Luboš Bejček
    last modified by Luboš Bejček
  • Feature request - Rename all points in import menu

    I would like to have the option to rename all points not only the unmerged points in point-import menu, is it possible?   Please dont write that I can rename them in excel before importing and later after import...
    Luboš Bejček
    last modified by Luboš Bejček
  • HOW TO "UN ARCHIVE" A SITE IN WORKSMANAGER?

    Well I need to go back to a job that I have archived in WM but I a little confused on how to do this.  Is there any documentation explaining how to do this?   Thanks,   Ben
    Ben Ryschon
    last modified by Ben Ryschon
  • Cancel command for TBC?

    As a Civil 3D user, I find it very frustrating that TBC doesn't include a "Cancel" command. Is there any way to include a "Cancel" command keybinding to the ESC key?   The video below shows that in order to clea...
    Nicholas Nikula
    last modified by Nicholas Nikula
  • Some feature requests

    Hi   I miss in menu "devide lines" - for devide by number of separated objects .... where I could set e.g. 5 parts same lenght as it is now or 5 parts each diffrent lengh, there could be fields for the setting t...
    Luboš Bejček
    last modified by Luboš Bejček
  • View TBC 3D model in Autodesk Viewer with elevation shading?

    Does anyone know how to export a 3D model for Autodesk Viewer that will keep the shading based on elevation like shown in TBC?   I would like to be able to share a 3D version of the model created with team membe...
    Tylor Foster
    created by Tylor Foster
  • Overexcavation

    Does anyone use the Overexcavation tool in the Take-Off module?  On my workstation it bloated my take-off model from 17 mb to 257 mb.  Curious if anyone else has experienced this.  
    thomas swink
    last modified by thomas swink
  • corridor volumes based on surface needs improvement

    I've got a subgrade surface created from a finished level surface and site improvements applied. I can do an overall quantities report with the earthworks surface to surface report, but the engineers want it like a c...
    Ronny Schneider
    last modified by Ronny Schneider
  • Trench surface at invert elevation?

    TL;DR Is it possible to specify a trench surface to be created at flowline, rather than bottom-of-pipe? (using the utility module)   More context By default, the utility module in TBC creates trench surfaces a...
    Tyler Lindsay
    last modified by Tyler Lindsay
  • Editing Alignments for ditching/drainage

    I started a new position at a rural municipality as a surveyor/drafter where we just received three excavators with trimble machine control. In the past they have used Map Info to edit and determine the suitable grade...
    Tim Janke
    last modified by Tim Janke
  • Create Side Slope Malfunction

    Hello, when using create side slope command the curb line breaks in curves end up overlapping creating errors. Using TBC 5.31. Tried tightening up the sampling distance. Offset line command has no overlapping problem...
    Thomas Mauriello
    last modified by Thomas Mauriello
  • Why will my .dwg file show up in 3D view but not plan view?

    I am trying to import a .dwg file into a new job, and if I open up the 3D view I can see all of the data in the file, or at least I think its everything. However, when I switch to the plan view I only have a blank scr...
    Peter Vigneri II
    last modified by Peter Vigneri II
  • Merge Numerous Duplicate Points

    I am working on creating an original ground surface.  I have a single .vce file that was created by importing the .spj files from the data collectors used to record the surface.  There are very many duplicat...
    Wayne Welshans
    last modified by Wayne Welshans
  • Surface Classification

    What`s the different between each surface calssification (surface properties)? I can`t find any information about it. How it helps in workflow or maybe there are diferrences in computing the volumes or any others acti...
    Marcin Klamczynski
    last modified by Marcin Klamczynski
  • CONVERTING CROSS SECTION

    Alan Sharp   I'm having problems converting the cross-section, not sure what I'm doing wrong   CAD Data have been relayered Vertical Datum Set Up Horizontal Datum Set Up Alignment Set Up   Scale i...
    Gavin Jones
    last modified by Gavin Jones