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Opening drawings in Civil 3d 2009

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09-27-2013 11:11 AM

I just recently had to install 2009 from map 2008.  When I open drawings last worked on and saved in 2008 and open them in civil 3d 2009, I get drawings that freeze up upon opening.  Some will eventually open, showing errors.  Others will never open and just freeze up.  Any suggestions?



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Re: Opening drawings in Civil 3d 2009

09-27-2013 11:36 AM in reply to: bobkrissy

2009 is like R13, a big flop!  Make sure you install all the service packs.

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Re: Opening drawings in Civil 3d 2009

09-27-2013 02:11 PM in reply to: TRogers

You might also try opening the older files with Recover. Although I don't recall any specific issues I had when going from 2008->2009.

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