• Survey Tab; Internet Download Issue

    Running TBC 5.32; Is anyone else having problems downloading Ephemeris's" It appears that the links are wrong? I get this message:  I never needed a user name or password before.   Jon Cowan, PLS Main...
    Jon cowan
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  • Q&A from November TBC Power Hour - Virtual Surveying with Scanning Data

    Presenters: Erin Johnson; Jeff Ryan Session Time: November 17, 2020   Questions about Curb & Gutter: Q: Can you measure the linework for the length of curb and gutter? A: You can always check the length of th...
    Rui Wu
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  • TSC7 stylus dont work at the edges of screen

    We have been having problems with the stylus not working on the edges of the screen. Is there a solution for this problem?
    Juan Serpas
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  • Create Side Slope Command Enhancement

    I have come to use the Create Side Slope command at lot in my corridor models, especially when I have to deal with intersections and ramps thus turning them into a site model. It would be nice if Create Side Slope mai...
    Scott Threet
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  • TBC Import Data - File Structure

    2 votes
    Would it be possible to create a collapsable tree folder structure for imported files?   Also the ability to add a table where you have the ability to display or hide the columns you require Document No Docume...
    Gavin Jones
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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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  • Vertical data investigation - Process Tear-down

    The purpose of these posts is to pull apart a process and higlight a workflow in TBC, while also highlighting some significant pain points in TBC and identifying some enhancements that will help improve results.  ...
    Ross McAtamney
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  • How do I show standard deviations to 4 decimal places in TBC?

    In TBC, I can run a network adjustment and the report can show the coordinates up to 4,5,6,etc. decimal places. How do I set it so that the standard deviations (aka. "northing error/easting error/elevation error") are...
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  • TBC v5.x Reprocessing Features

    We have discovered that a number of projects from September (identified so far) have had processed survey features 'reprocessed' unknowingly, and against our wishes, which 'reverted' edited features back reflect the o...
    Rob Davidson
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  • TBC Report Attribute Export to Point List Report

    We are attempting to create a custom "Point List" report for sanitary MH features created using the attached fxl.  At current TBC does not allow for selection of the individual attribute fields into a Structure D...
    Ross Chaloupka
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  • Projected Surface handling in TBC

    It would be great if we could improve the handling of Projected surfaces in TBC to be able to allow it to do a lot of the things we can do with normal surfaces.   An example of this would be comparing a scanned ...
    Ross McAtamney
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  • Combining SX10 and X7 data - Process Tear-down

    Think about it, the capabilities of positioning a job and creating some reference scans with an SX10, then filling in the detail with the speed and efficiency of an X7. Both instruments working in unison with one...
    Ross McAtamney
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  • TBC v5.31 - Processing Feature Codes

    Hello,   I am trying to find out what would be the best way to manage large data sets (few years of data collecting, 100's of thousand of points) using Trimble Business Centre.   I would like to be able to...
    Marian Plucinski
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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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  • TBC Educational licenses do not work

    Formal complaint about TBC.    We have 10 TBC educational licenses (Vigo University)  They worked OK,  but after expiring they do not work. The local distributor (Alterra) is not able to solve th...
    Ramiro Alvarez
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  • Feature request: Quick zoom in TBC

    6 votes
    When working with point clouds in Realworks, there is a very handy function which I think is called quick zoom. It is basically a keyboard toggle that will zoom into where the mouse is currently pointing. This is real...
    Damian Macrae
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  • Support Bulletin for Trimble Office Software - Community Base Station Update 3 November 2020

    Hello TBC Users,   If you experience issues post-processing data using the affected base stations, it may be due to the base station ephemeris data failing to download as it is still trying to use the outdated UR...
    Jeffrey Ryan
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  • No antenna type listed for Topcon Hiper HR reciever?

    I am importing static data from a Topcon Hiper HR receiver but there is not one in the antenna type drop down when importing the file. 
    Jonathan Weight
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  • What is the "s" in Point Derivation Report?

    Can someone please tell me what the "s" refers to in the Point Derivation Report? It is listed right below the mean. I thought it was the precision levels for the northing and easting, but it does not change when I ch...
    Timothy Alldrin
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