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Performance issues caused by McAfee anti-virus software

If you are experiencing sluggish response times and slow refresh rates of the user interface of your 2011 Autodesk products your McAfee anti-virus software may be the culprit.  The final verdict is not in yet but rest assured that the elves at Autodesk are … Continue reading

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Civil 3D 2011 Update 1 display and stability issues

Immediately after installing Civil 3D 2011 Update 1 to my machine at home my crosshairs began flickering.  It so happens, this is a known issue possibly having to do with unsupported graphic cards or graphic drivers.  The update may provoke other issues … Continue reading

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AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011 Feature Alert: Watershed Analysis

I was recently contracted as a designer on a low impact design, 200-acre subdivision development with open ditch drainage and pertinent utilities.  The intent was to take advantage of the natural drainage patterns of the property, as much as possible, … Continue reading

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