AutoCAD Civil 3D Customization

AutoCAD Civil 3D Customization

*Expert Elite*
2,600 Posts
51 Kudos
Registered: ‎10-13-2005
Post 1 of 2

ProfileView Band Extents

95 Views, 1 Replies
07-01-2012 11:26 PM

Is there an easy way to get the geometric extents of a profile view and bands? It appears that in Civil 3D 2013 .NET the Geometric Extents returns the extents of the profile excluding the bands. I don't like the prospects of either doing the math for all of the bands assigned to the profile view or exploding the profile view to get it and the bands as a block and getting the extents that way.



Civil Reminders
*Expert Elite*
4,602 Posts
912 Kudos
Registered: ‎07-22-2003
Post 2 of 2

Re: ProfileView Band Extents

07-02-2012 09:51 AM in reply to:

It doesn't look like there's an easy way to get this, Christopher. If you are looking to get this for placing new profileviews without them overlapping, note that the labels are also excluded from the GeometricExtents so those will also need to be accounted for.

Jeff_M, also a frequent Swamper
Post to the Community

Have questions about Autodesk products? Ask the community.

New Post
Are you interested in helping shape the future of the Autodesk Community? To participate in this brief usability study, please click here. Your time and input is greatly appreciated!