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I'm working in Orangeville, Ontario, Canada.   We are in NAD 83 UTM Zone 17N, which has coordinates in the center of town at about (572267 E, 4863235 N)   I have CAD drawings where at the same location, coordinates are about 1969257, 4483224, with no coordinate system identified in the .dwg file.   I'm trying to get the line work into arcmap.  … (Show more)
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Since updating from v10.3 our users no longer get point data for Microstation annotation cells.   Microstation has all kinds of cells: graphic, annotation, shared, blablabla - they are like AutoCAD blocks. Annotation cells scale themselves based on the drawing scale. The organization uses annotation cells for about 80% of all the cells. I could… (Show more)
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Hi. I saw many questions related to the same problem (e.g. "How to convert CAD file xdata into geodatabase?"), but could not really find a solution to this, so I am posting this as a new question. I have a DWG created in AutoCAD. It has some "solid" entities. I am facing some problems integrating my CAD data with ArcGIS. Here they are: Although… (Show more)
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Hello.   We are trying to read a DWG file containing multiple layers with attributes. ArcGIS (starting with version 10.3) is supposed to "break down" the DWG into multiple "feature classes", each one having its own subset of attributes (according to the original DWG object data).   The problem is, that, although we can see those separate… (Show more)
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I've been using the Pro traverse tool to digitise some survey plans from the 1960s. The plans state they were recorded in British Feet. Using the traverse tool there are two options for feet. Knowing that many options for feet exist (Olympic foot, US survey foot, British foot etc) I'd like to know which options are presented here. Both are… (Show more)
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Please can somebody help!!  I have a huge amount of Ordnance Survey MasterMap Topo data which needs converting to DWG.  When I try and run the calculation for a large area (Sheffield District), the calculation is too large and crashes.  I therefore break this down by 1km map tiles to make the calculation smaller (use intersect and then split by… (Show more)
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