AutoCAD Civil 3D Survey Query Functionality

An overview of how Survey Queries work and practically function in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 and above
Reviews Framework Survey method and practice or workflows.


Topics Covered:

Locate Specific Survey Data By Query

  • Points and/or Figures
  • How to Add Query Data to Surfaces

SQL Logical Booleans and Wildcards

  • Employ only "simple" SQL
  • Employ the SQL "%" wildcard not "*"
  • Remember that Point Group definitions can Help
  • Remember the Power of NOT - ie. not "Like" this

2013 Internal Queries Only

2014+ Internal and External Queries - QML files