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Release 6 has been a work in progress of continuous development for almost 12 months. If you read this blog regularly, "Thank you". You've certainly seen hints of what's detailed in here. To say the least, there is a lot of detailed integration and quality assurance embedded into our new Release 6. In truth, our Production Solution product releases have little to do with the Autodesk releases of…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Release 6, Upgrade, product, 2016, 2015, 2014, Civil 3D 2016, Civil 3D 2015

If you are an AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 user and an Autodesk Subscription customer, Autodesk gave you a Christmas present this year - The AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 Productivity Pack 1.

You have to ask…

Where’s the Beef?

We do civil engineering and survey projects. Therefore, at some point it’s about the deliverables. Your customer may require a bare AutoCAD drawing…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Productivity Pack, Upgrade, Service Pack, Civil 3D 2014, 2014

Autodesk released the first Service Pack for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 a couple of weeks ago. I get the usual calls, “Is SP1 ok?” “Is the Service Pack for Civil 3D 2014 good to go?” “Did they fix _____?” Please, fill in your favorite Civil 3D aggravation. Other SPs for C3D…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Service Pack, Upgrade, Update

Whew! I hope you had a wonderful Labor Day weekend. I labored doing website software upgrades.

Silly me

I put these mandatory maintenance issues off for longer than I should have. I unfortunately waited until things started to break. Then I did a bunch of updates in a rush. That caused me to have to learn too much too fast. Sound familiar?
Delay until breakage is not the…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags website, Upgrade, Update, Service Pack

In August the President and Congress take a vacation on your taxpayer dime. They happily leave the country’s problems on the back burner for a bit. You can count on the fact they  play a round or two, have a few rounds, or just get more round.

As to the term – “august assembly” - the term does sound pompous. However, it is quite appropriate.
“August” in this usage isn’t exactly derived…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Upgrade, Update, Release 5, release