AutoCAD Civil 3D Customization

AutoCAD Civil 3D Customization

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theonlynelly
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Registered: ‎04-26-2012
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The Sync of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012, AutoLisp, SQL

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10-31-2012 06:27 PM

Dear all, i have a question..

 

From the bridge 3D model (produced by AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012), my professor told me to make a user interface from it. In the UI, for example if i click the beam of the bridge, it will pop-up the properties of the beam.

 

He doesn't told me how to do that, i just know that once he said that i have to use AutoLisp & SQL. As a newbie, i ask this to get enlightenment from all of you. I hope someone can guide me to solve my problem.

 

Thank you in advance :smileyembarrassed:

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Partha.Sarkar
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Registered: ‎06-09-2009
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Re: The Sync of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012, AutoLisp, SQL

11-01-2012 07:55 AM in reply to: theonlynelly

Hi,

 

Civil 3D Bridge modeler is a Lab Tool and it doesn't have exposed API to access properties. I am not sure if you are referring to same bridge tool here or the Civil 3D subassembly / assemblies which you can use to build a bridge section. In any case, I would suggest to use .NET (VB / C#) to build your application instead of AutoLISP. And for that, start with the AutoCAD .NET API tutorials. Here are some useful resources -

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/index?id=1911627&siteID=123112

 

http://adndevblog.typepad.com/autocad/

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/index?siteID=123112&id=8007696

 

http://adndevblog.typepad.com/infrastructure/

 

Cheers,



Partha Sarkar
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