AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

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Registered: ‎12-13-2011
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Importing survey database points into drawing

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12-13-2011 02:29 PM

I have a problem with the survey database. On occasion (as in, not every single instance), I will have an error when I go to "insert into drawing" my points. What will happen is only a small portion of them well import. I can delete the points from the drawing, re-attempt it, and usually on the 2nd time it will work, but on some occasions that won't work, either. Is this a bug with the program, or is there some step I'm missing? It seems to be a bug, because some days it works just fine, whereas other days, like today, it is very temperamental.


Help please,



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Re: Importing survey database points into drawing

12-13-2011 03:36 PM in reply to: BombthePeasants

It is a bug.  It will also occasionally happen with figures.  The best way I have found to avoid it is to highlight the list of points in the panorama and then right-click and insert into the drawing.

Stacy Dunn
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