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One of the typical Autodesk things about AutoCAD Civil 3D is there are always a bunch of ways to get it done. Variety is the spice of life. AutoCAD Civil 3D Point display is no exception.

Some Points

This year at AU 2012 I presented a session on Metro Survey at which I…

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In the last couple of posts we chatted about employing AutoCAD Civil 3D COGO Point Features as quality assurance and quality control devices. In the last post we talked about the basic setups of Features, Style, and Sets required to make Tracking By Point work.

How About Some Practical Production Tips

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Point Groups coupled with Description Key Sets provide us with a powerful environment to manage, display and annotate COGO point data in AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Remember - YOU Rule the Points

 Point Display Representations

Prior to AU 2011 I wrote a post…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags point group, point display, point, Description Key Set

Once in a while I read a post somewhere else that makes me nervous for the folks that read it.
The Being Civil blog is pretty good about not handing out bogus and/or partially incorrect information. No one is perfect. I've done it myself a few times with all the best intentions.

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags bugs, Description Key Set, import, Style Management, management, standards

Points are not the Simple Stupid things they were in Land Desktop or other old AutoCAD based CAD apps. They have evolved and morphed to much More capable Features inside AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012.

Unnerving My Point Is

Points About Points


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