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v2013 insert surface from google earth?

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10-31-2013 06:11 AM

prior versions had


Home, Create Ground Data, Surfaces, Create Surface from Google Earth


Insert, Google Earth, Google Earth Surface


seems to have disappeared in v2013?  where can I find it?





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Re: v2013 insert surface from google earth?

10-31-2013 06:36 AM in reply to: torpedo99

It's no longer included with Civil 3d, You can find the topic on the top 3 of the main civil forum Page.


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Re: v2013 insert surface from google earth?

10-31-2013 06:36 AM in reply to: torpedo99

Doesn't exist anymore in 2013 or 2014.


No official word I've seen on why it was removed but most people feel it was because illegal use of free Earth license for commercial work which legally requires Earth Pro paid license.


Has been replaced with Autocad labs Project Basejump:

Mike Robertson
FL. Dept. of Transportation
CADD Applications Developer

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