Training Course Content

Design Centre

  • KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS OR ACCELERATOR KEY DEFINITIONS
  • ASCII CONTROL CHARACTERS
  • WGS84 ~ WORLD GEODETIC SYSTEM 1984
  • THE SCREEN LAYOUT
  • GLOBAL SETTINGS & CREATING DRAWING TEMPLATE FILES
    • Drawing Settings
    • Setting System Settings
    • Geometry Settings
    • Setting View Settings
    • Grab All Setup
    • Text Styles
    • Dimension Styles
    • Line Styles
    • Multiline Styles
    • Layers
    • Save a Drawing as a Template File
    • Save and Existing Drawing as a Template File
    • Start a New Drawing with a Template File
    • Save a Drawing as a Start-up Drawing

  • CREATING A NEW DRAWING
    • Making a Layer Current
    • Erase an Object
    • Automatic Save Settings
    • Opening a drawing
    • Loading a drawing
    • Save the Drawing
    • File Filter

  • DRAWING FUNCTIONS
    • Drawing Points ~ Size and Appearance
    • Drawing Lines
    • Deleting an Element or Object
    • Drawing Chained Lines
    • Drawing Rays
    • Drawing Polylines
    • Tangential Circles
    • Drawing Multilines

  • DISPLAY COMMANDS
    • Magnify
    • Demagnify
    • Pan
    • Long Pan
    • Redraw
    • Refresh
    • Zoom Menu

  • OBJECT SNAPS
    • Snaps
    • Snap Mode cursor styles
    • Visual Snaps

  • EDITING OBJECTS
    • Creating and manipulating Selection Sets
    • Selection Windows
    • Inverting a Selection
    • Selection by Filter
    • Quick Selection Filter
    • Advanced Selection Filter

  • ANNOTATION FUNCTIONS
    • Text Styles
    • Single-Line Text
    • Multi-Line Text
    • Legacy Text
    • Picking Text Settings from text already in a drawing
    • Dimensions
    • Hatch Routines

  • STARTING A NEW DRAWING / PROJECT
    • Create a new Drawing / Project file
    • Saving the Data
    • Reduce a Tache Survey
    • Importing Control
    • Listing a Fieldbook
    • Reducing a Fieldbook
    • Removing Duplicate Points
    • Re-centring and Sizing your Project
    • Import ASCII YXZ data
    • List Survey data
    • a Screen or a Printer
    • Batch Delete
    • Graphical Selection
    • Filter Selection
    • Importing a Comma Delimited (CSV) text file
    • DTM Display settings
    • Renaming Tache Surfaces
    • Displaying Tache Points

  • TRIANGULATION
    • Option Settings
    • Create Triangles / Lines in a Model
    • Intelli-Lines
    • Utilizing Point Filters
    • Triangulate
    • Model Validation

  • CONTOURING AND ANNOTATION
    • Dynamic Contours
    • Manipulating Contours
    • Generate Contours from Lines
    • Contours from Lines - Annotation
    • Contours from Lines versus from Dtm
    • DTM Single Surface Contours
    • Prepare Single Surface Grid Data
    • Generate DTM Contours from the Grid.
    • DTM Contours - Annotation

  • ADDING BACKGROUND DRAWINGS
    • Add a drawing to the project
    • Add a Bitmap to the project
    • Hiding or Displaying an image in a Project

  • PLOTTING AND CREATING SHEETFILES
    • Generating a site plan plot
    • Publishing a Layout
    • Deleting a Layout
    • Creating a New Sheet File
    • Include a Referenced CAD drawing
    • Utilizing Customized Sheet Files for Plotting

  • DYNAMIC SHEET FILES
    • Loading a Survey Drawing
    • Dynamic Updating

  • EXTERNAL DRAWING REFERENCE (XREF)
    • Adding an XRef using the XRef Manager
    • Inserting an XRef
    • Binding an XRef
    • Removing an XRef
    • Unloading an XRef

  • MULTIPLE VIEWPORT PLOTS
    • Adding a Viewport
    • a Layout
    • Defining a Named Viewport
    • Adding the Viewport
    • Cropping a Viewport

  • PRINTING