• 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
  • Side Slope - Building Foundation Comments

    Here are a few comments on using the create side slope tool to model a building foundation model and what I think would help speed up the process.   Summary: Layers need to default to the last layers used Copy...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Is there a way to merge several surfaces at once? IE: I have a mainline corridor surface and several side road surfaces. I want to make one complete surface for the machines. I have only seen that you can do one at a time. Also when I do one at a time I h

    Trying to merge multiple road surfaces at one time to make one overall model for the machines. I have several side roads and one mainline surface. Would also see being able to exclude triangles with the merged surface...
    Steve Lacey
    last modified by Steve Lacey
  • 2D Lines to 3D Linestring

    Creating a 3D Linestring using a Polyline drawn in Civil3D and a CSV file containing X,Y,Z values.   I generated a 3D line string using the XYZ values in CSV. The resultant 3D Linestring  does not register ...
    Saif Bin Darwish
    created by Saif Bin Darwish
  • GENIO .mos or .txt export?

    Is there anyway to export a GENIO .mos or .txt file from TBC? This is still a deliverable format for as constructed survey for some state departments here.   Rob
    Rob Davidson
    created by Rob Davidson
  • 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
    last modified by Fredrik Bergström
  • 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
    last modified by Fredrik Bergström
  • 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
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • 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
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • 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
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • 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
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • 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
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • 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
  • 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
    last modified by Matt Voge