Civil 3D

Tips, tricks and information on Autodesk Civil 3D.

  • IMAGINiT Clarity for Civil 3D & AutoCAD Managers

    IMAGINiT Clarity for Civil 3D & AutoCAD Managers

    IMAGINiT Clarity is a powerful tool for your team when you combine it with AutoCAD or AutoCAD verticals and Autodesk Construction Cloud.

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  • Civil 3D: Corridor Highlights

    Civil 3D: Corridor Highlights

    Review of some of the corridor highlighting features that are helpful when editing complex corridor designs.

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  • Control Modifier: Polyline Selection

    Control Modifier: Polyline Selection

    Using the Control key to modify how polylines are selected in AutoCAD or Civil 3D

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  • Civil 3D 2023 Classes Now Available

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  • Shift Modifier: Fillet

    Shift Modifier: Fillet

    Using the Shift key to modify the functionality of the FILLET command in AutoCAD or Civil 3D

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  • Civil 3D: Station Adjustment and Profile Views

    Civil 3D: Station Adjustment and Profile Views

    Issues with Profile Views after Station Adjustment.

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  • Is your Civil 3D software in need of a Health Check?

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  • Gate valves not showing 12" and larger in Profile views in Civil 3D

    Gate valves not showing 12" and larger in Profile views in Civil 3D

    You have gate valves in Pressure networks that do not display when added to a profile view, and you are using Civil 3D 2022 or older version

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  • How to Edit the Scale List for Civil 3D

    How to Edit the Scale List for Civil 3D

    In Civil 3D you reset the Annotative Scale list and lose the Imperial Civil Scales (you only get Imperial Architecture scales or Metric ones). It can be fixed in a few easy steps.

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  • How to Fix Corrupted Pressure Fittings

    How to Fix Corrupted Pressure Fittings

    This issue is caused by corrupted pressure solids in the drawing and need to be fixed.

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  • Shared Coordinate Best Practice - Part 1

    Shared Coordinate Best Practice - Part 1

    This cheat sheet will explain everything you need to know about setting up a shared coordinate in Revit from the very beginning to end in detail.

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  • Civil 3D: Multiple Baseline Corridor and Section Slope Values

    Civil 3D: Multiple Baseline Corridor and Section Slope Values

    Issue: Civil 3D plotted cross section appear to have incorrect slope values.

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  • Civil 3D: Floating Parcels and Areas

    Civil 3D: Floating Parcels and Areas

    Subtracting internal areas in Civil 3D Parcels.

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  • Autodesk Desktop App is Missing Updates

    Autodesk Desktop App is Missing Updates

    Sometimes when you launch the Autodesk Desktop App it won’t show you any updates.  Sometimes even the “My Update” button is missing (as in this image below) when you are signed in.

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  • Civil 3D Corridor Target Mapping Update4:23

    Civil 3D Corridor Target Mapping Update

    Autodesk has introduced a new dialog and features for corridor target mapping with the release of Civil 3D 2022.1

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  • Civil 3D 2023.2 Update Pressure Pipe Enhancement1:32

    Civil 3D 2023.2 Update Pressure Pipe Enhancement

    Autodesk has introduced a new feature for Pressure Pipe Networks that allows pressure pipes to be connected to gravity structures.

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  • C3D: Code Set Styles (part 4) - Custom Grid and Labels

    C3D: Code Set Styles (part 4) - Custom Grid and Labels

    Part FOUR of working with Code Set Styles: Custom Labels in Section Views for Civil 3D.

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  • C3D: Code Set Styles (part 3) - Plotting

    C3D: Code Set Styles (part 3) - Plotting

    Part THREE of working with Code Set Styles: Plotting Section Views in Civil 3D

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  • C3D: Code Set Styles (part 2) - Corridors

    C3D: Code Set Styles (part 2) - Corridors

    Part TWO of working with Code Set Styles in Civil 3D: Corridors

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  • C3D: Code Set Styles (part 1) - Layout & Review

    C3D: Code Set Styles (part 1) - Layout & Review

    Part ONE of working with Code Set Styles in Civil 3D: Layout and Editor.

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  • Already Installed message when installing an Autodesk 2023 product

    Already Installed message when installing an Autodesk 2023 product

    When an Autodesk install or update install doesn’t complete or was improperly stopped and a reinstall fails, what do you do?

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  • How to Use the IMAGINiT Enhanced Pressure Parts Library

    How to Use the IMAGINiT Enhanced Pressure Parts Library

    You have just installed and activated the IMAGINiT Enhanced Pressure Parts Library and want to understand how to use them.

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