• PDF plotting

    Is there a way to preset plotting to .PDF and/or plotter settings. ie A3 landscape. Each time I plot I have to go into the settings to change page size etc. 
    Chris Whelan
    created by Chris Whelan

    Hey is anyone else having issues with how line marking is being displayed in ver 5.31?  Even though I don't have line marking toggled on, whenever I edit a linestring to line marking stays on and when I make a el...
    Ben Ryschon
    last modified by Ben Ryschon
  • "Sticky" Unamed Folder in File Explorer

    I often do a "dummy" project to test ideas, quick designs etc. I almost never save them. But it appears TBC V5.31 wants to save them for me. This used to happen all the time in earlier versions of TBC.   TBC sav...
    Marshall Cant
    last modified by Marshall Cant
  • Two Coordinate Systems in One Project. Advice Needed.

    Greetings: If this is not the place to ask this question then please redirect. We are about to start a small 'run-of-river' hydroelectric project. I received the first drawings yesterday and noted immediately that th...
    Marshall Cant
    last modified by Marshall Cant
  • Lost values after importing dwg

    Hi i have this dwg. First problem is that all values for dimensions turn to value "0.000" after importing (drag and drop or trought import menu). The problem is not in other cad programs. Next issue is that I cant d...
    Luboš Bejček
    last modified by Luboš Bejček
  • RE: Ver 5.31 When will these things be fixed, improved, or changed?

    OK, this is a rant from a long time user (and fan) of Trimble Business Center. Every time I install an updated version of the software I am, once again, disappointed. I am a power user of some other very expensive, ve...
    Marshall Cant
    last modified by Marshall Cant
  • 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
  • Feature Request - Snap to embedded Block Linework

    Please consider adding the ability to snap to linework embedded in a block. I am hoping that the field controls follow suit in the future because there are certain items that are much more useful as blocks than explod...

    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
  • Feature Request - Line Type Editor Update

    Is there any chance or updating the line type editor? The TBC version is a little dated. I like how quick and smooth the Autocad editor is.    How to make Line Type (Line with Text) - YouTube 
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Trimble Vx and TBC

    We may be using a Vx Spatial Station for a job we have coming up. Are there any issues using Vx scan and image data with TBC? Do you need the Scanning Module in order to process Vx data in TBC? Are there any other is...
    Marshall Cant
    last modified by Marshall Cant
  • Having trouble getting started with custom reports

    I get an error when trying to experiment with custom reports using  the docx functionality.  It happens after hitting the edit layout button.  Here is a screenshot.   Do I need something addit...
    david moriarty
    last modified by david moriarty
  • Publish Field Data to Project Library - Check/UnCheck

    I have one out of 36 pre-selected file to publish. So now I need to uncheck 35 pre-selected files to publish one file. The other day I had to uncheck 96 pre-selected files, to publish (wait for it) one file. Do you th...
    Richard Tyndall
    last modified by Richard Tyndall
  • feature request - macro "offset surface"

    I would like to extend the "offset suface" macro to include the possibility of calculating the new surface perpendicular to the old surface. If the slopes have different inclinations and you have to apply the same lay...
    Titus Emanuel
    last modified by Titus Emanuel

    Hi.   After updating to 5.31 drafting stopped working with some things.  Dynaviews dont show, zoom extents in sheetview goes a long way out but it is nothing so far out. New and old dynaviews dont show. In...
    Fredrik Bergstrom
    last modified by Fredrik Bergstrom
  • DCEditor.exe

    Can someone please point me to where I can find the download for this utility?   Many thanks, Marshall
    Marshall Cant
    last modified by Marshall Cant
  • Trying to edit LAT/Long units error

    This is what it shows when I go into it. When I expand the lat longs the second I hover over anything in this box it shows the bottom screenshot and errors out           Excepti...
    Erik Petersen
    last modified by Erik Petersen
  • Create Tool Tab (custom floating toolbar)

    How can we create the custom Tool Tab that floats around the screen? I did it once, but cannot remember. You could drag and drop tools onto your tool bar.
    Tylor Foster
    last modified by Tylor Foster
  • Edit a line referencing a different alignment

    Is there a convenient way to edit a line while referencing a separate alignment?  Many times a profile sheet has ditch profiles that reference the road alignment.  I would like to be able to select the ditch...
    MIchael Stallings
    last modified by MIchael Stallings
  • Export SVD/SVL with TBC 5.30

    I want to export my project as SVD/SVL files for machine control. With TBC 5.20 it worked well. Now I had to edit some little things with TBC 5.30 and the export is not working any more. I get this error: "The high ...
    Titus Emanuel
    last modified by Titus Emanuel