• TBC Tips

    Here you'll find all TBC Tips linked and accessible for viewing (and re-viewing!): Use Ctrl+F to search for keywords or Tip #.   Field Data Adjustment & COGO CAD & Drafting Surfaces & ...
    Joe Blecha
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  • Tip #131: Disabling a Laptop Integrated Graphics Card

    Good morning TBC’ers! If you are using a laptop computer with both an integrated (on-board) graphics card (for example, Intel) and a discrete graphics card (for example, NVIDIA) enabled, have you ever notic...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Survey Tab: Internet Download

    Is anyone else experiencing issues with trying to download ephemeris's for baseline processing with TBC 5.32? It is not working for me with version 5.32.  I get the following message:   going manually to ...
    Jon cowan
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  • Tip #130: Exporting a Feature Extraction Attribute Map

    Good morning TBC’ers! If you use your own feature code library instead of the default one shipped with TBC, and you utilize that FXL in the (semi-)automatic point feature extraction workflow, you may have run in...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #124: The Export Feature Attributes Command

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever wanted to export your extracted feature attributes to an external GIS software? Well, today I will be demonstrating the Export Feature Attributes command. The Export Feature A...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip of the Week #49 - Georeferencing Images

    Hello TBC'ers! This week we have a short but effective one for you.   It is very beneficial in cadastral workflows, and watch out for it used in the July 25, 2018 Power Hour! How’s that for a hook? You...
    Matt McLean
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  • Tip #129: Setting a Limit Box

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever imported a large point cloud dataset and wished you could simplify your graphic view and focus on just your area of interest? Well, today I will be showing you the Set Limit B...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #128: Create a Surface Elevation Grid

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever wanted to extract grid points from a scanned road along an alignment so the points can be staked out later on? Well, today I will be demonstrating the Create a Surface Elevati...
    Erin Johnson
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  • geoid models not suit my vertical datum its ain elabd zone 8

     I have problem with geoid model I use EGM96 for zone 38 north and reference ellipsoid is international but always receive red flag in   orthometric height  I am using TBC 5.2
    hafiz yousif
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  • Tip #127: The Add to Region Command

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever extracted classified point cloud regions in TBC but noticed an object that was classified incorrectly and wished you could manually add the object to the correct region? ...
    Erin Johnson
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  • I tried importing a xml file into trimble business center but i keep getting this error "a suitable importer could not be found"

    #SUITABLE IMPORTER COULD NOT BE FOUND
    ADEBAYO AKIDELE
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  • Tip #125: Create a 3D PDF

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever wanted to save a 3D model as a PDF for data sharing or presentation purposes? Well, today I will be demonstrating the Create 3D PDF command. The Create 3D PDF command saves yo...
    Erin Johnson
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  • missing line info in properties toolbar..?

    Hello, is there a way to edit the "properties" so that when you select a line, you would be able to view the bearing of the line along with the elevation and distance?......it seems that this is missing from being in ...
    Duane Mast
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  • Tip #123: The Points to Surface Command

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever wanted to compare topo shots to an original ground surface model? Or have you needed to measure the clearance from the top of a tunnel or bottom of bridge steel to the road su...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #122: Create Fillets & Chamfers with the CAD Command Line

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever been preparing a plan set, such as an alignment or curb lines, for field staking and wished you could join lines and arcs with tangent arcs of a specific radius? Or have you w...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #121: The 3D Drive View

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever wanted to simulate a drive across a road surface to visualize and check for accurate topography? Well today I will be demonstrating TBC’s 3D Drive View command. The 3D D...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #120: The Capture Image Command

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever georeferenced an aerial image and wanted to save the contents of your Plan View to view your georeferenced image in an external viewer? Or have you wanted to export the aerial...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #119: Unzipping & Zipping a VCE Package

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever been sent a TBC project or scan data folder with the extension.7z or .zip tagged onto the end? But when you go to open the VCE project file contained in the folder the graphic...
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #117: Release Notes Shortcut

    Good morning TBC’ers! Have you ever installed a new version of TBC and wished you could easily pinpoint new commands or enhancements? Well today I will be showing a quick shortcut in TBC to access Release Notes....
    Erin Johnson
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  • Tip #118: The Edit Shortcut

    Good morning TBC’ers! Do you have different types of objects in your TBC project and wish there was a centralized way to edit different data types?   Well today I will be demonstrating a useful shortcut fro...
    Erin Johnson
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