AutoCAD Map 3D, Essentials

This course introduces delegates to drawing based and geospatial features within AutoCAD Map 3D software. The cousre will explore the features and functions of the AutoCAD Map 3D software, including how to create, manage, and map data.

"Although I have no experience in Autocad or any other related software, I feel it wasn't an issue, and regardless, I feel I'm now competent and have been taught an awful lot during this training." - James H.


Those considering this course should have a working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology, as well as an understanding of the essentials of basic MS-Windows use


Day One
  • Getting Started
    • AutoCAD Map 3D User Interface
  • Creating and Editing Geometry
    • Using Coordinate Geometry
    • Performing Drawing Cleanup
  • Linking and Managing Drawing-Based Attribute Data
    • Creating and Attaching Object Data
    • Editing and Managing Object Data
    • Creating Dynamic Annotation
    • Connecting to a Database
    • Defining a Link Template and Linking Records to Objects
    • Using Database Information in a Drawing
  • Using Object Classification
    • Setting Up Object Classifications
    • Classify, Select, and Create Classified Objects
Day Two
  • Importing and Exporting Drawing-Based Data
    • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Establishing a Geospatial Environment
    • Connecting to a Feature Source
    • Using Coordinate Systems
    • Working with Point Data
    • Query Features on Connect
  • Editing Features
    • Editing Feature Attributes and Geometry
    • Typical Data Formats
    • Moving Data Between DWG Objects and FDO Features
    • Merging and Splitting Features
    • Enhanced Data Exchange
  • Working with Raster Images
    • Inserting Raster Images
    • Modifying Inserted Raster Image Properties and Behavior
    • Connecting to Raster Images
    • Working with DEM Files
Day Three
  • Working with Source Drawings
    • Attaching Source Drawings
    • Working with Coordinate Systems
  • Using Source Drawing Queries
    • Define Property and Location Queries
    • Altering Properties During Queries
    • Using the Query Library
    • Save Back to Queried Drawings
  • Stylizing Drawings and Features
    • About the Display Manager
    • Stylizing FDO Features
  • Plotting Maps
    • Prepare a Layout Sheet for Review
    • Map Books
  • Survey Data
    • Creating Survey Data Stores
    • Working with Survey Data Stores
    • Working with Point Clouds
  • Industry Models
    • Open, Edit, and Create an Industry Model

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