• Changing the surface wire-frame color properties.

    My current surface wire-frame color is white. Is there a way to change it back to black?      Thanks   James
    James Meyers
    created by James Meyers
  • 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
  • Earthworks Simulator in Windows 10

    Does anybody know how to run the earthworks simulator using windows 10?  Thank you
    Eric Condemilicor
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  • 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...
  • Feature Request - Georeference Image - Right click and export image with jgw

    It would be super valuable to have the ability to export a georeferenced image with a jgw file with a simple right click option. This would be a huge compliment to Siteworks ability to view background images and great...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • 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
  • Is there a way to print with the map view as an underlay?

    Typically I will bring in an image from Google Maps to overlay linework or control points on but that seems redundant with the capability of turning on Map view in TBC. The snag I ran into this morning is that it does...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux