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The Woes of WAN for Civil 3D – RESOLVED

While ISPs and WAN accelerators brought bandwidth, thus accelerating data transfers, these mechanisms didn’t solve the connection issues. The challenge is not the transfer of those files, in essence network latency. The challenge is the number of file operation calls that it takes to open a file over a long distance. For remote and dispersed…

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Civil 3D reference templates: 8 Qs you never thought to ask

Recently, a client asked me a few questions regarding the use of Civil 3D reference templates. While he liked the overall idea and process, he raised some interesting questions. I took some time to get to the bottom of all his questions. Here are some of the answers to questions you may have never thought…

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InsiteEDU is an online Bluebeam training platform from U.S. CAD

U.S. CAD Launches InsiteEDU™ for Online Learning of Bluebeam® Software

Company unveils a new educational platform, powered by CADLearning®, for Bluebeam Users helping them access continuous learning on-demand IRVINE, Calif., April 5, 2021 – U.S. CAD, a leading AEC technology and consulting firm, today announced the launch of InsiteEDU. Developed by U.S. CAD in partnership with 4D Technologies – the developer of CADLearning – InsiteEDU is…

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Webinar Release: Civil 3D Rehab Corridor Tool

Today’s Infrastructure Tuesday’s Webinar features Aaron Powell,  Senior Technical Specialist. Aaron takes us on a deep dive into the Rehab Corridor tool inside Civil 3D 2020 where you discover how to design a rehab project more efficiently than using the “vanilla” corridor tool. what you WILL LEARN: What is the Rehab Corridor Tool within Civil…

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Access Aerial Map Imagery in Civil 3D Like a Pro!

Aerial map imagery is definitely an underused feature in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Not so long ago, analyzing real-world scenarios on a regular home desktop or mobile computer was unimaginable. In the past, aerial map imagery was reserved for more vital purposes and users. Now, online maps come in much higher resolutions and have proven to…

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AutoCAD Civil 3D Remote Tips

AutoCAD Remote Desktop Tips

AutoCAD Remote Desktop Tips are most valuable now than ever before! After having posted a few tricks on LinkedIn, we saw a tremendous tick in views. It became clear that this was critical information to many! Now that so many people are working from home, they are frustrated with working through a home computer and…

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Webinar ENCORE! C3D Surveyors – Take Control Of Your Data Q & A

Our last Civil 3D webinar was such a success we decided to do an Encore post with a quick Q & A! We had a lot of GREAT questions come through the webinar recording. Below are the top 5 we compiled for you along with our technical expert’s review. We hope this helpful & thank…

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Little Known CAD Commands That Rock, Part 6

Each month in the Little Known CAD Commands That Rock series, I highlight some underused commands that I think have some pretty cool uses. Last month, I talked about DIVIDE and MEASURE, CLIPIT, JPGOUT, and model space view tips & tricks. In Part 6 of this series, the commands or settings I will discuss can…

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Little Known CAD Commands That Rock, Part 5

Each month in the Little Known CAD Commands That Rock series, I highlight some underused commands that I think have some pretty cool uses. Last month I talked about BCOUNT, SNAPANG, using M2P, and EXTRIM. In Part 5 of this series, I am going to discuss a few more commands and settings that I think…

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Little Known CAD Commands That Rock, Part 4

Each month in the Little Known CAD Commands That Rock series, I highlight some underused commands that I think have some pretty cool uses. Last month I talked about TSPACEINVADERS, Override Glyphs in Civil 3D, and dealing with Overlapping Viewports. In Part 4 of this series, I am going to discuss a few commands and…

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