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rjhendriks
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Registered: ‎11-01-2012
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Drape Image too small, flipped upside down civil 3D 2012

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11-01-2012 07:15 AM

I'm having an issue with draping a google earth image onto a surface that was imported at the same time. The image flips over and shrinks down into one corner. Not sure shat I'm doing wrong, if it's just a setup problem or an actual bug or something. I have the image attached. 

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antoniovinci
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Re: Drape Image too small, flipped upside down civil 3D 2012

11-01-2012 08:52 AM in reply to: rjhendriks

Before importing, ensure that:

  1. the view in GE is tiltless
  2. you set a CRS in Autocad with _ADESETCRDSYS
  3. you are in a global plan view in Autocad
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Neilw
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Re: Drape Image too small, flipped upside down civil 3D 2012

11-01-2012 10:34 AM in reply to: rjhendriks

It may be related to a defect with hardware acceleration. Do a search on Drape Image for details.

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neilyj
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Re: Drape Image too small, flipped upside down civil 3D 2012

03-21-2013 04:44 AM in reply to: Neilw

Turning off Hardware Acceleration worked for me

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