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Civil 3D System Requirements

I see a pattern developing here.  A tech doc detailing system requirements for one version is posted one day, all versions the next.  A little patience and I think I can cut down on my number of posts. If you are … Continue reading

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Civil 3D 2010 System Requirements

Two things stand out to me in this tech doc: 1) 32-bit Civil 3D requires 4 GB of RAM in order to take advantage of the 3 GB switch, and; 2) Windows 7 and Vista operating systems offer superior memory management over the Windows XP … Continue reading

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System Requirements for AutoCAD Map 3D

For you Map 3D users – Autodesk has published a tech doc listing the minimum system requirements for the most recent versions of your software. AutoCAD Map 3D 2011 System Requirements  AutoCAD Map 3D 2010 System Requirements  AutoCAD Map 3D 2009 System Requirements … Continue reading

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Operating System Compatibility for AutoCAD Civil 3D

from Autodesk RSS Feed by rss@autodesk.com (autodesk) Is it just my imagination or are operating systems reproducing faster these days?  Anymore it is not unusual to have multiple operating systems in one shop.  This documant takes the mystery out of … Continue reading

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Reinstalling Civil 3D

There is a new update out there so now is as good a time as any to post something about reinstalling Civil 3D.  Occasionally, stuff happens that defies explanation and finding anything resembling a reasonable direction can be a challenge.  … Continue reading

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Civil 3D 2011 System Requirements

I’m asked, “What are the minimum system requirements?” so often I should have them memorized by now.  So, here they are.  Save them.  Print them.  Make them your friend.  There are a couple of posts on this website of particular interest to those … Continue reading

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