AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

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Import of shape files

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08-08-2013 03:55 PM

Dear all,


When I import the shape file I created to map3d I can select and import individual shape files. I can not however, select all. When I do this I get an eror code.


Please help

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Re: Import of shape files

08-08-2013 04:04 PM in reply to: archaeoman

Providing your version of Map3D, and system specs may help get you an answer. Also what steps are you taking to import?  Srceen captures may show us more on what your issue is.


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Re: Import of shape files

08-12-2013 02:06 AM in reply to: Murph




+1 with Murph


- Which Windows exactly (XP, Vista,Seven,Eight) ?   32 or 64 bits ?

- Which AutoCAD MAP exactly ?  2014/2013/2012/2011/2010/etc ?


- Which error code ?  Which message error ?

- Your shape files comes from : unknown / AutoCAD MAP / ESRI ArcView/Map / MapInfo / etc ?

- How long are filenames of your shape files ?


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Re: Import of shape files

12-18-2013 01:26 PM in reply to: braudpat
It transpired that shape files saved on our work server can only be imported one by one. However, if the files are located on the C: drive first and then imported then I can select all of them.
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