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Effective Inexpensive Backups – Part 1 of 5

We recently had two clients who were forced to pay dearly for clean room recovery specialists to recover data from machines that had bad hard drive failures and were not backed up. Software recovery techniques were of no use because … Continue reading

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Talk of the Trade

Last week, I was at a conference where I didn’t feel like I spoke the same language as everyone else. The conference was for appraisers and property assessors. They seem to use a lot of terms I’m not privy too. … Continue reading

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Civil 3D Label Style – Pipe Boat

I enjoy working with Civil 3D styles.  It allows me to be both analytical and creative – two things that make me tick.  In this post, I’ll show you how to create a label style for a pipe.  We refer … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Data Hoarder

Have you seen the TV show hoarders?  The one where they show people’s houses crammed with junk from floor to ceiling.  Where navigating through the house without tripping over things is nearly impossible.  Where garbage lays rotting under layers of … Continue reading

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Customization Using ACAD.LSP – Part 3

In part 1 of this series, we discussed how to customize AutoCAD using an ACAD.LSP file.  We started with a simple example where we used an ACAD.LSP to set an AutoCAD variable – FILEDIA.  In part 2, we took a … Continue reading

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