Category Archives: Topobase

AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Top New Features

Here is a list of CAD Masters’ top AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 new features, in no particular order. Installs on top of other AutoCAD installations If multiple versions of AutoCAD 2015 are installed, they all share the same core AutoCAD … Continue reading

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FME Desktop® World Tour

If you are in the engineering or GIS business, you have probably needed to translate data from one format or database to another,  such as from ESRI® ArcSDE® to AutoCAD® DWG.  For any data processing during the translation, we swear … Continue reading

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Federal Transportation Legislation MAP-21

I’d like to share with you information I’ve found while researching MAP-21, the new legislation that affects federally funded transportation projects. On October 1, 2012, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act, MAP-21, went into effect. It … Continue reading

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Map 3D 2013 – Top 5 New Features

Display Styles per Viewport with Dynamic Legends, North Arrows & Scales Previously, AutoCAD Map 3D was limited to a single display style at a time in a drawing.  If you wanted a blow-up of an area to appear differently within … Continue reading

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Autodesk 2013 New Releases

This year’s Autodesk 2013 product launch is significantly different than previous years.  We’re seeing almost all of the products being released on the same day.  Typically, AutoCAD comes first with the verticals trickling out afterwards.  This year, we’re seeing most … Continue reading

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