Jump On Civil 3D Blog

A blog about Civil 3D method and practice, Civil 3D Templates, Civil 3D Styles, Civil 3D Management, and Civil 3D Customization

 

The Framework for AutoCAD Civil 3D comes with more blocks and Civil 3D Point Styles than you ever want to shake a stick at. That’s one reason surveyors and civil engineers love Jump Kit. They get to shake their own stick at Civil 3D and make it work for them instead of the other way around. Yeah. There…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags block, symbol, Symbol Set, spreadsheet, customization, script, scriptcall

Not all that long ago I posted about the Stranger Things regarding the Upside Down Civil 3D Point Export behaviors. In the recent rash of AutoCAD Civil 3D Service Packs and Updates Autodesk was kind enought to change the important command name and not mention it. While I address the topic a quick video is definately in order.  Yes. The older post was updated…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Civil 3D 2016, Civil 3D 2017, points, symbol, export, video

With the advent of the latest AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016 Service Pack 2 comes a new set of update builds to our Production Solution Release 6 products for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016.
We also released new builds of the Release 6 products for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015. If you…

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A point is a point is a point. Along came Civil 3D and turned all this simple stuff on its head. The idea was to make the whole point symbols and label thing more useful, less time consuming, and much more flexible. Down came the rain and washed the spider out.

It’s fair to say that most people said, You’ve got to be kidding.

Annotative Madness

Did…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags symbol, Symbol Set, block, Point Style, Point Label Style, COGO points

They say everyone wants an AutoCAD Civil 3D built their way. Mostly, I believe civil engineers and surveyors really need their expensive Autodesk code to work and produce work that is acceptable to them and those that they deliver too. If that’s the goal of your AutoCAD Civil 3D customization, we can work with that.

We build and maintain the most downloaded, most used, and perhaps deepest…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags customization, template, publish, publish on demand, symbol, block, layers