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I planned a video blog post on Nonlinear Corridors. However, I’ve been silenced by a nasty summer cold and a severe case of laryngitis. I should make a TV commercial. Recording that nonlinear video post will have to wait a bit.

Symbols Can Go Nonlinear Elsewhere

People do ask me,

“How do I customize the blocks in the Production Solution products?…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags customization, block, symbol, Symbol Set, AddOn, legend

We’ve all been annoyed for a long time that AutoCAD Civil 3D doesn’t have a built in Symbol Legend or Abbreviation List generator tool. That was a tool that all old CAD drafting software just had to have. Look all you want through all the many Ribbon menus of Civil 3D and this “simple” tool is nowhere to be found. Arrrrgh!

My bet is you make your current Civil 3D Legends, Lists, and the…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags AddOn, InstantOn, tablestyle, points, Description Key Set, legend