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    J.W.
    PGAV
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    J.D.
    Bartlett & West
  • Great Instructor!
     
    T.A.
    Mohr & Kerr Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C.
  • Your instructor is awesome! –Patient –Knowledgeable –Helpful
     
    J.S.
    PGAV
  • Great stuff!
     
    L.J.
    Vireo
  • Best experience I have had in a class like this – excellent instructor as well!
     
    A.R.
    Ragan-Smith Associates
  • Good course outline! Tips and Tricks provided will be useful!
     
    B.L.
    Ayres Associates
  • Mark does an excellent job communicating solutions to specific issues encountered by our company. He makes his classes...
     
    M.M.
    Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
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    J.G.
    Weis Design Group
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    S.K.
    William Tao & Associates

BIM360 Collaboration for Civil 3D Assigned Services

Users who have access to BIM360 Design and are assigned to a Project who wish to use Collaboration for Civil 3D will need to have the service entitlement assigned to them by the Contract Manager/Administrator or Software Coordinator/Secondary Admin.  It is unassigned by default.

You will receive the following, or similar, if the service has not been assigned while attempting to use the collaboration service for Civil 3D:

Pipe Network Objects using the Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS in Civil 3D 2020.1

In this video, Seiler Design Solutions presents the third in a series of videos featuring the Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS Online and how the data can be used in Autodesk Products.

In this video, we will show you how you can create gravity pipe network Civil 3D data objects in Civil 3D 2020.1. We will connect to ArcGIS Online data that contain both pipe and structure layers with attributes we can map to standard Civil 3D pipe network attributes. We can fill in any missing data with default values allowing us to get a start in creating pipe networks for analysis or design.

Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS Online in Civil 3D 2020.1

In this video, Seiler Design Solutions presents the second in a series of videos featuring the Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS Online and how the data can be used in Autodesk Products.

In this video, we will show you how you can create Civil 3D data objects in Civil 3D 2020.1. We can create parcel data, alignments, COGO points, feature lines and more with data that is curated from your own ArcGIS Online account, or publicly available data from others and the ESRI Living Atlas. In the next video, we will continue with Civil 3D and create pipe networks from this data.

 

Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS for Map3D 2020

Seiler Design Solutions presents the first in a series of videos featuring the Autodesk Connector for ArcGIS Online and how the data can be used in Autodesk Products.

In this first video, we will show you how you can create rich feature data for use in creating a map for analysis and display for planning or other purposes. Data can be curated from your own ArcGIS Online account, or you can use publicly available data from others and the ESRI Living Atlas.

 

Civil 3D 2020.1 Update and ArcGIS Connector for Civil 3D

Autodesk has just released Civil 3D 2020.1 Update for download.  You can download and install this update via your Autodesk Account or from the Autodesk Desktop App. Full release notes can be viewd at THIS LINK.

Bug Fixes

This update contains several bug fixes and product enhancements.  Bug fixes include major fixes to the following items:

Transfering a Civil 3D Geotechnical Module database to a new computer

Users of the Autodesk Civil 3D Geotechnical Module know it is a powerful add-on that really does a great job at managing a database of borehole data, visualizing this data into your Civil 3D drawing, and creating surfaces from the various strata.

 

33 Tips Every AutoCAD User Should Know

Autodesk recently released the AutoCAD 2019 33 Tips Every AutoCAD User Should Know eBook.

View it HERE

AutoCAD 2017-2019 Combo Security Hotfix

Autodesk has releasee a series of security Hotfixes today to AutoCAD 2017-2019, and vertical products, to remediate multiple vulnerabilities discovered through testing and research by software security experts.  These critical updates should be applied by all customers.

These updates will be listed in the Autodesk Desktop App for all products installed on your computer by year of product. The Hotfix installer will automatically install all previously released Updates and service packs on your computer.

AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2020.1 Updates Released

The AutoCAD 2020.1 and AutoCAD LT 2020.1 Updates have been released and are available for download and installation via the Autodesk Desktop App or your Autodesk Account portal.

This update contains new features and bug fixes to AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2020 including the following:

 

Export Civil 3D Objects to Google Earth

The need to share information in other formats is a necessity to our normal design workflows. In this video, Seiler Design Solutions will show you how to export Civil 3D objects to a Google Earth .KMZ or .KML file and view them in Google Earth.

This is applicable to civil engineers, planners, surveyors and designers fo visualizing Civil 3D drawings in Google Earth for sharing with others, visualization or other planning purposes.