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Todd Rogers

Civil 3D 2018: What's New

Civil 3D 2018: What's New
Another year has come and gone, but it brings forth new technology and excitement to dive into. In this blog, I will cover the new features of Civil 3D 2018. The first thing I want to mention is the new drawing format. I think many of you became spoi...
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Civil 3D to Stingray

Civil 3D to Stingray
Autodesk has a gaming engine called Stingray. Not only is it a gaming engine, it's also a real-time rendering software. This software has a direct connection with 3ds Max now.  You can also create some pretty cool VR experiences with Stingray.&n...
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Are You Using Civil View? You Should Be...

Are You Using Civil View? You Should Be...
I'm sure many of you have noticed when installing Civil 3D (especially if you have a suite or collection), that there is a plug-in called Civil View. This is a plug-in for 3ds Max. If you're not using this, YOU SHOULD BE! This is an easy way to prese...
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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1.1

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1.1
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 ha...
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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017 Service Pack 1
Autodesk has released Civil 3D 2017 service pack 1. Keep a look out for the download in your Autodesk Desktop App. The issues that were fixed in this service pack are listed below... API The API has been extended to enable match line and view frames....
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Civil 3D 2016 Service Pack 3

Civil 3D 2016 Service Pack 3
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 ...
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Civil 3D 2016 Productivity Pack 3

Civil 3D 2016 Productivity Pack 3
Autodesk  just released Productivity Pack 3 for Civil 3D  2016.  Below is taken from the README file… Key Features of this Productivity Pack Autodesk® AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2016 Productivity Pack 3 consists of the following features: 1. T...
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Civil 3D Drawing Format

Civil 3D Drawing Format
I want to clear up some confusion.  I have been getting several calls about the 2017 drawing format with Civil 3D .  As you may be aware, 2017 does have the 2013 drawing format.  So, nothing changed with the drawing format.  Howev...
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May Civil User's Group

May Civil User's Group
HOUSTON     USER GROUP   Wednesday, May 4th 6pm - 8pm   Location: Total CAD Systems, Inc. Office 480 N. Sam Houston Pkwy. E., Suite 234   Join us at the next Houston Civil User Group as our Autodesk Expert Elite, Todd Rogers,...
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We Need Your Feedback

We Need Your Feedback
As most of you know, we are now going to be holding the Civil User's Group the first Wednesday of every month. The next User's Group will be held on May 4, 2016. I need some feedback on if you are able to host this at your office, and what subjects y...
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