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AutoCAD, Civil 3D and other uses of AutoDesk products

My experience using Google Earth for Cadastre

I often see the same questions in the keywords by which users arrive at Geofumadas from the Google search engine. Can I register using Google Earth? How accurate are the images in Google Earth? Why is my survey displaced with respect to Google Earth? Before I get penalized for what [...]

Draw coordinates in AutoCAD from an Excel CSV file

I have gone to the field, and I have raised a total of 11 points of a property, as shown in the drawing. 7 of those points, are boundaries of the vacant lot, and four are the corners of the house erected. When downloading the data, I have converted them into a file separated by commas, known as [...]

How to download AutoCAD 2018 - educational version

The educational versions of AutoCAD are fully functional, both for students and teachers. To download AutoCAD, you must follow the following steps: 1. Access the AutoDesk page. Enter your account or create a new one. You must choose the download link for educational version: Ene this case, I am selecting that [...]

Webinar: 5 Things You Can Do Better With CAD Software

Imagine that you have a set of 45 flat, with boxes or modules in Layout that carry information associated with a table in Microsoft Office, such as sheet number, who approved, date of approval, etc. And you need to apply a change to all those plans without having to open one by one, just changing the data in [...]

BIM - the irreversible trend of CAD

In our context of Geo-Engineering, the term BIM (Building Information Modeling) is no longer novel, which allows different real-life objects to be modeled, not only in their graphical representation but in their different stages of life cycle . It means that a road, a bridge, a valve, a canal, a building, [...]

AutoCAD 2016. End of perpetual licenses.

As a natural trend of this globalized, interconnected and almost unpredictable epoch, software ceases to be a boxed product and becomes a service. AutoDesk is not the exception we are already seeing with Adobe, Bentley Systems, Corel, to mention a few. AutoDesk has announced that this year 2015 will be the last [...]

Aula GEO, Online GIS Courses for Engineering, Cadastre and Surveying

AulaGEO is a new and innovative alternative of training, specialized courses oriented to Engineering, Cadastre and Topography. The courses attend an itinerary, which can be taken individually or together, as shown below. Of the most innovative aspects of AulaGEO are: Tailor-made courses. They are designed in a modular way, such [...]

MDT, A complete solution for Surveying and Engineering projects

With more than 15,000 users in 50 countries and available in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese among other languages, MDT is one of the most popular Spanish-speaking applications of the companies dedicated to geoengineering. APLITOP has in its portfolio of four application families: topographic projects, field applications with total station [...]