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Parcel point export to data collector - help needed

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11-19-2012 07:39 AM

I am trying to speak 'surveyor' without the background in the data collectors.  We have a new surveyor who uses Terramodel.  I have an LDD parcel database that the surveyor is requesting to be translated to points for stakeout.

 

I can export the parcels to xml and Terramodel will import them, but it seems to import them as lines.  The Surveyor wants points to be able to do a map check in Terra Model and program the data collector.  I am not seeing a create points from parcel function anywhere from 2004 to 2012.

 

Am I missing something?  New feature in 2013?  Wish list for 2014?

 

 

 

 

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Re: Parcel point export to data collector - help needed

11-19-2012 01:04 PM in reply to: annw2

You can use CreatePointAutomatic to create points from Parcel objects.

 

 

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Re: Parcel point export to data collector - help needed

11-20-2012 12:23 PM in reply to: annw2

annw2 wrote:

I am trying to speak 'surveyor' without the background in the data collectors.  We have a new surveyor who uses Terramodel.  I have an LDD parcel database that the surveyor is requesting to be translated to points for stakeout.

 

I can export the parcels to xml and Terramodel will import them, but it seems to import them as lines.  The Surveyor wants points to be able to do a map check in Terra Model and program the data collector.  I am not seeing a create points from parcel function anywhere from 2004 to 2012.

 

Am I missing something?  New feature in 2013?  Wish list for 2014?

 

 Sounds like another workflow issue to me....Why is your new surveyor using Terramodel? Is he your employee or a subconsultant or?  No need to do extra work if you aren't obligated too just because someone wants it.

 

With that said, either manaully add the points in LDD on each corner or as the poster above pointed out, you may be able to expedite that process.  Export an Ascii file for the surveyor, any softwrare program in the field or office can use an Ascii file.

 

 


 

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Re: Parcel point export to data collector - help needed

11-21-2012 02:20 PM in reply to: annw2

Thank you.  That should do it.  Where is this accept as solution button I keep getting e-mailed about?

 

We will try this solution on the next project.

 

The surveyor is part time and new.  We haven't had a chance to train him yet, just to look up the next class and apply for training funding.

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parcel point

03-22-2013 12:52 AM in reply to: annw2

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