Sept 2017 Help and Training Updates

Sept 29, 2017 - MoreCompetency Inc announces monthly Civil 3D training, help, and video updates now available on the website

September 2017 Help and Training Updates

Release 7 Framework products support AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018

General Notes for the Month

A Recent Videos links section was added to navigation menus

Added a new Autodesk Online Help files page with link access to all Autodesk Civil software help files from 2018 back to 2010
The Autodesk Online Help page also includes a quick links to many popular Recent Autodesk Knowledge Network posts.

Added new Site Video Index and External Video Index with by category listings of videos.
These are available from the Video Archive page

Security and Performance Updates to the website backend engine.

Page navigation was improved and made more consistent for all desktop and mobile users.

Helpful improvements to page summaries in Latest Update listing reports.

An array of new Civil 3D training video content was added this month.

This Month's Website Additions and Updates:

Documentation and Help – requires login

  • Consistency clean up of standard Documentation and Help link formatting
  • Added AutoCAD Wildcard Characters help page to AutoCAD in Civil 3D section
  • Updates to AutoCAD in Civil 3D/Textstyles and Fonts section
  • Updates to Points in Civil 3D section
  • Updates to Survey in Civil 3D section
  • Updates to Corridors in Civil 3D section
  • Updates to The User Rules for Civil 3D section
  • Updates for Release 7 2018 to Release 7 Details

Cadpilot Video Training – some pages require login.

Civil Training on the Web – no login required

  • Added new videos to the New in Civil 3D 2018 section
    The AutoCAD 2018.1 Update, The AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018.1 Update
  • Added new videos to the AutoCAD Civil 3D Videos section
    The Conditional Horizontal Target Subassembly
  • Added new videos to the Vehicle Tracking Videos section
    Vehicle Vertical Clearance Checks in Civil 3D, Vehicle to Surface Vertical Clearance Checks
  • Added new videos to the Civil 3D Basics section
    Employ Public Aerial Imagery in Civil 3D
  • Added new videos to the Tips from Experts section
    Font Replacement Mechanics and Tools
  • Added new Civil 3D Sheet Sets posts
    Organizing AutoCAD Sheets, Access Sheets in the Sheet Set Manager
  • Added new videos to the Infraworks section
    Surface Vertical Exaggeration in InfraWorks, Story Board Animation in Infraworks

There are Latest links on the Members page and Civil Training on the Web and collection section pages to help you locate the updates and additions.

Fundamentals of Point Display Strategies in Civil 3D

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Framework for Civil 3D Recent
Products, AddOns, and Updates

All Product Download links display latest build dates

Release 7

The Release 7 Details are listed in complete detail and were updated with AddOn info and links.

  • Release 7 Framework products released for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018
  • New Layer Standards Update for 2017-2015
  • Updated Legends and List AddOn
  • Framework for Civil 3D 2016 product updates released Jan 2017
    Customers may download the new build from the product download pages.
  • Proposed new Civil 3D Assembly Naming Conventions and Rules for Assemblies, Assembly drawing resources, and Assembly Sets released in Jan.
  • Survey Query AddOn and Library released in December
    for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017, AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016, and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015
    Visit the Release product Download pages to get the AddOn
  • Symbol Exchange AddOn released in November
    Includes updates to the Symbols Maintenance Spreadsheet Tool
    for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017, AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016, and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015
    Visit the Release product Download pages to get the AddOn
  • Layer Standards Spreadsheet Tools AddOn released in September
    for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017, AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016, and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015
    Visit the Release product Download pages to get the AddOn
  • Release 7 builds for latest Civil 3D 2017 and Civil 3D 2016 Service Packs are available for download.
  • Release 7 products are available for Civil 3D 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015 and include support for both STB and CTB Civil 3D templates.
    There are complete and updated project datasets for both STB and CTB versions of the typical templates.
  • Updated Framework for Release 7 install docs now available on download pages
  • Updated Framework Install videos for Release 7 in Windows 10 and the Windows 10 Anniversary Update.