In this article we will take a look at integrating NearMap server with InfraWorks 360. If you are not familiar with NearMap, they are super high-resolution aerial images. There is a couple of things to keep in mind when doing this; You MUST set your model extent to a minimal area. You can use as… Read More InfraWorks and WMS
I have had a lot of calls on Civil 3D taking forever to open, and there is finally a fix. You will have to follow the directions from here. Once you have followed the instructions, open the problematic drawing. It will still take forever to open. However, once it’s opened and saved, the problem goes… Read More Are You Struggling with Civil 3D Performance?
So in case you haven’t noticed, Autodesk pulled Service Pack 1 and recently released Service Pack 1.1. Below are the issues fixed in the new service pack… API The API has been extended to enable match line and view frames. The .NET API has been extended to enable write access for setting cant on a… Read More AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1.1
Some of you might not have the Model Builder that is included in InfraWorks 360. If you purchased the Infrastructure Design Suite Premium or Ultimate, you got stuck with having InfraWorks 360 LT which does NOT have the Model Builder. So, where do you get the data to start building you model? Some of the… Read More Where is My Model Builder?
Total CAD Systems now has a 1 day class for InfraWorks. The first class will be held on September 9, 2016. This is an all day class and book is provided. Some of the class material is listed below… Connect data through the Data Sources dialog box Stylize the models that are connected Add 3D… Read More InfraWorks Fundamentals Class
Autodesk has released Service Pack 1 for Civil 3D 2017. Keep a look out in your Autodesk Desktop App for the download. The issues addressed in the service pack are listed below… API The API has been extended to enable match line and view frames. The .NET API has been extended to enable write access… Read More AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1
Autodesk has released Service Pack 3 for Civil 3D 2016. The following issues have been resolved in Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016 Service Pack 3: API The API has been extended to enable match lines and view frames. An API has been added to create a siteless feature line:static NAMESPACE_ACDB::ObjectId Create(System::String^ featurelineName, NAMESPACE_ACDB::ObjectId idCreatedFrom); An… Read More Civil 3D 2016 Service Pack 3
Autodesk has posted Service Pack 1 for AutoCAD Map 3D 2017. You can find it in your Autodesk Application Manager. The issues resolved in this service pack include the following: FDO Raster Map 3D doesn’t work when repairing the existing Raster Image or Surface connection. MAPIMPORT/ MAPEXPORT Map 3D freezes when MAPIMPORT or MAPEXPORT some… Read More AutoCAD Map 3D 2017 Service Pack 1
Autodesk has hidden gems that come in very handy for some users, especially the ones that need to view drawings, but don’t have the software installed. On Autodesk’s home page, if you scroll down toward the bottom, you will see a section called Free Resources… Notice here, all you have to do is drag and… Read More Hidden Gems
Willy Campbell with Autodesk has posted a great read on the BIMagination blog site about how to adjust the BING imagery that is created with the Model Builder. Read more here. Below is the video from Willy Campbell. https://screencast.autodesk.com/Embed/Timeline/ea44c378-c7c9-47b0-bad3-14ee2d546d46