• Command/TML Request - Elevate Profiles

    There is a trick to elevate profiles using the planar surface and change elevation tool but I think this is a process that warrants a dedicated command or TML especially when dealing with a lot of profiles; alignments...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Feature request - Quick Move of Objects

    It would be awesome if there was a quick move option for moving blocks around when setting up drafting templates and some model applications.   if you had items highlighted like line work for a locus map or tree...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Cutting plane view, dont se surface

    Hi!   This is probably a error 60 but i cant understand what i am missing here.  I have a (almost) vertical surface wich i made by sideslope command and its suppose to represent a propertyline. I want to s...
    Fredrik Bergström
    last modified by Fredrik Bergström
  • Feature Request - Sort Customize Commands Alphabetically

    I just found this customize tool and have started building some floating toolbars.    One thing I noticed is that the commands are not sorted alphabetically. Could they please? This would help make building...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Drafting - Automated Index

    Is there an automatic way to create an index for a plan/sheet set? It would be useful if this updated automatically.   Maybe the option to have it on both a plan set level and a sheet set level.   Thank you!
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Surface - Quick Contours and Regular - Missing Contours

    I have noticed that when you use the quick contours or the regular create contours, the command will sometimes miss contours that are part of the surface as a breakline. The surface is correct but the visual represent...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • 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
  • Create Points Along A Line That Reference an Alignment

    I need to create points on along the edge of pavement and top back of curb that reference the centerline alignment. Example: points at station 1+00, 2+00, etc.
    MIchael Stallings
    last modified by MIchael Stallings
  • Million Dollar Question - How do I share files to non-TBCers?

    I am working on a project with a mix group of engineers, architects, consultants. I have used a combination of fancy tools such as point clouds, sidelopes and other tricks. I want to share this. How do I successfully ...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • How do I view SCS900 designs on an iPad?

    The closest app I've seen to this is the Trimble Connect App.   On an iPad, want to be able to:   1. view the design in 2D superimposed over the pdf plans. 2. view the ttm surface in 3D combined with the ...
    Matt Eklund
    last modified by Matt Eklund
  • Match Properties needs to be more flexible

    I think match properties needs to be more flexible. If I want to copy something such as color it shouldn't matter what the source object is and what the target object is as long as they both have that same attribute y...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • How to export heat maps from TBC to Autocad

    When trying to export a heat map surface to AutoCad the heat map does not come through in the cad drawing only the grid labels. Am I missing something simple?
    Gavin Boag
    last modified by Gavin Boag
  • Right Click - Isolate layer option and view only layers of selected objects

    Could we had an option to the right click menu to isolate a layer by a selected line? This would save the user from having to search through the filter manager to find the layer name name. You could use the "view only...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Copy Smart Text Setup

    Is there a way to "copy" smart text properties to reuse them?   For instance, this morning I am applying smart text to contours (another question/idea that I need to compose some thoughts on). I went through and...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Edit Linestring - Move elevations from horizontal to vertical

    Is there a way to move elevations from the horizontal portion of a linestring to the vertical portion? All to often I will find elevations on both tabs and it can really screw things up. You have to constantly flip ba...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Export Text with Leaders to Access using DXF

    I have some automated text labels with leaders in TBC. When I export them to a DXF and turn them on in the map screen in Access, only the text shows up -  the leaders are not visible. I can work around this by ex...
    Andy Hill
    last modified by Andy Hill
  • Machine control files with Trimble access

    Hi all,   I'm using Trimble access and struggling to get the files off the TSC3 which I need for setting up the machine control on to the Dozer system (CB460). I have done the site calibration on the rover, I'm ...
    Dan Theman
    last modified by Dan Theman
  • Copy And Paste Between Projects

    If I want to take some info from one project and put it in another I currently export it as a dxf and then import the dxf into my new project, this feels time consuming and after a while you end up with a load of dxf ...
    Fred Lusted
    last modified by Fred Lusted
  • Why are my Earthwork Reports showing "0" volumes?

    I'm trying to run an earthwork report between two surfaces using a boundary. It takes about 15 minutes to compute, then when the report is done generating it shows Cut=0.0, Fill=0.5 Yds. The closed boundary covers 39 ...
    Brandon Tobias
    last modified by Brandon Tobias
  • Anyone using touch screens with TBC?

    Is anyone using a touch screen for drafting in TBC? I think it could have it advantages. Dell and Wacom appear to have good external touch screen monitors that you can link to an existing setup, PC/laptop.  I ...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux