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Useful Video Training Tips from Experts

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 Civil 3D Navigation Tools

Civil 3D Navigation Tools

07/23/2021

 

Autodesk's Jerry Bartels delivers an exploration and detailed review of Civil 3D navigation tools functionality.
This video is part of the 30-Minute Workout series.
See the Jerry Bartels YouTube Channel.
and the Civil Immersion blog.

Comments

There a lot more to getting around in Civil 3D than we might expect. Jerry delivers that in 30 minutes.
Jerry missed one of my favorite nav tricks which is assigning saved Views to model space Viewports to work between roadway intersections for example.

 

 Make the Civil 3D Section Editor Work Better

Make the Civil 3D Section Editor Work Better

7/8/2021

 

Autodesk's Jeff Bartels delivers a detailed walkthrough on how to make the Civil 3D Section Editor perform more consistently.
This is a 30-Minute Workout webinar
See the Jeff Bartels YouTube Channel.
and the Civil Immersion blog.

Comments

Jeff delivers a good walkthrough of the essential Alignment, Profile, Marker, Feature Line, and Survey Figure Object Style interplay and the detailed Section Editor controls in Civil 3D.
Well worth the watch time to learn how to make the Section Editor perform better for you time after time.

Don't be fooled that Jeff demos all of this good stuff with all the Civil 3D Features in one drawing.
Better to employ shared Project-based Data References (DREF) whenever possible.

 

 Better Civil 3D Site Design Mechanics

Better Civil 3D Site Design Mechanics

5/21/2021

 

Seth Cohen of Digital Drafting Systems Inc delivers an in-depth presentation on everthing you might want to know about Civil 3D Site Design mechanics.
From the Digital Drafting Systems Inc YouTube Channel.

Comments

With his usual high-speed delivery, Seth covers Civil 3D Corridor and Feature Lines site design nuances and production tips for Civil 3D.
Watch this video! You will definately learn something new and useful in the hour.
The creative use and tips to employ conditional assemblies for targeting and the intersection wizard for site corridors is well worth the investment.

This video includes some serious riffs and improvements on our famous Stop the Wizard Civil 3D Intersection video.