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General Technotes 

CAE Quick Reference Guide
(2014-05-22, pdf 52KB)
Creating and Managing Standard WSDOT CAE Project
(2014-04-21, pdf 103KB)
EEDS Manual FAQ (2014-04-30, pdf 57KB)
Glossary of CAE Terms (2014-04-22 pdf 123KB)


InRoads Technotes

Getting Started 

Lock Files (2014-04-21, pdf 110KB)
Updating a WSDOT Project Specific XIN
(2014-04-14, pdf 110KB)

Data Import/Export
 
CAiCE to InRoads Project Archive & Checklist (2014-04-21, pdf 73KB)
CAiCE Geometry LandXML Transfer (2014-04-21, pdf 87KB)
Converting CAiCE data to InRoads (2014-04-09, pdf 108KB)
Converting V8i Data Files to Legacy XM Version (2014-04-14, pdf 44KB) 
Exporting Geometry to ASCII (2014-04-18, pdf 119KB)
Exporting Geometry to LandXML (2014-04-14, pdf 70KB)
Horiz and Vert Geometry to Trimble DC (2014-04-23, pdf 72KB)
Importing Legacy Photogrammetry Data (2014-04-21, pdf 96KB)
InRoads Data to IHSDM (2014-04-14, pdf 91KB)
Surface to LandXML File (2014-04-18, pdf 55KB)
Surface to SurvCE Custom Cross Section File
(2014-04-18, pdf 145KB)
Surface to Trimble Custom Cross Section File
(2014-04-14, pdf 203KB)
Surface to Trimble TIN Model
(2014-04-18, pdf 57KB)


Surfaces 

Feature Styles (2014-04-14, pdf 55KB) 
Generating Detention Ponds (2014-04-21, pdf 65KB) 
Generating Stormwater Ponds Using Templates (2014-04-21, pdf 473KB)
Preparing a Surface for Staking (2014-07-01, pdf 108KB)
WSDOT Staking Report Generator (2014-07-01, pdf 101KB)
Updating Surface Features (2014-04-14, pdf 119KB)


Geometry 

Alignments by Cogo Points (2014-04-22, pdf 108KB)
Creating Vertical Alignments from Cogo Points
(2014-04-14, pdf 85KB)
Updating Geometry to Revised Geometry Styles (2014-04-22, pdf 98KB)

Evaluation 

Creating a Roadway Profile (2014-04-18, pdf 63MB)
Freehand Profile Preferences (2014-04-21, pdf 688MB)

Cross Section Planimetrics (2014-04-14, pdf 86KB)
Printing Cross-Sections 
(2014-04-14, pdf 145KB)
Cross Section Gradebook Report (2014-04-21, pdf 188KB)


Roadway Design

Component Display Options (2014-04-21, pdf 219KB)
Display Templates in CAD (2014-05-08, pdf 118KB)
End Condition Transitions (2014-04-14, pdf 112KB)
Feature Name Overrides  (2014-04-14, pdf 169KB) 
Manual Superelevation Entry (2014-04-21, pdf 129KB) 
Sawcut and Widening to Match Existing Cross Slopes
(2014-04-22, pdf 219KB) 
Sawcut and Widen by Template Method
(2014-04-14, pdf 191KB)
WSDOT Retaining Wall Templates (2014-04-21, pdf 103KB)


Drafting

Horizontal Annotation Preferences (2014-04-21, pdf 119KB)
 

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MicroStation TechNotes

Getting Started 

Text Conversion to Current Standards (2014-04-18, pdf 100KB)
The WSDOT Menu (2010-09-02, pdf 104KB)
Updating MicroStation Data to Current WSDOT Standards
(2014-04-18, pdf 171KB)
WSDOT Custom Utilities (2014-04-18, pdf 117KB)


General

Function Key Commands (2014-04-17, pdf 53KB)
Measuring Horiz Distances in 3D Files (2014-04-17, pdf 101KB)
Special Text Characters (2014-04-15, pdf 143KB)
Word Wrap (2014-04-18, pdf 178KB)


Tools

AccuSnap (2014-04-23, pdf 97KB)
Addendum Clouds (2014-04-23, pdf 98KB)
WSDOT Centerline Utility (2014-04-18, pdf 112KB)
Creating Custom Tasks (2014-04-18, pdf 913KB)
Custom Tools (2014-04-23, pdf 224KB)
Placing Yield Lines (2014-04-15, pdf 89KB)

Productivity

3D Clash Detection (2014-04-23, pdf 565KB)
Adjusting Reference Colors (2014-04-15, pdf 97KB)
Advanced Drag and Drop (2014-04-18, pdf 58KB)
Coincident Referencing (2014-04-15, pdf 161KB)
Converting Orthophotographs to Project Datum (2014-04-24, pdf 66KB)
Custom User Resources (2014-04-23, pdf 94KB)
Entering Bearings in Accudraw (2014-04-16, pdf 52KB)
Labeling Title Blocks with Tags (2014-04-15, pdf 128KB)
Nested Sheet References at WSDOT? (2014-04-17, pdf 106KB)
Optimizing References (2014-04-15, pdf 281KB)
ProjectWise and Plan Sheets (2014-05-21, pdf 42KB)
Reference Display Overrides and New Level Display (2014-06-12, pdf 204KB)
Replace Title Block with Tagged Title Block (2014-04-15, pdf 52KB)
WSDOT Sheet Batch Printing (2014-04-15, pdf 205KB)


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ProjectWise

Getting Started

Creating Shortcuts (2014-05-12, pdf 212KB)


Survey Technotes

Getting Started

The latest field code reports are also available on computers with CAE resources at: C:\Users\Public\CAE\Standards\WSDOT\Survey.

Field Code List - by Code
(2013-08-05, pdf 57KB)
Field Code List - by Level (2013-08-05, pdf 57KB)

Data Import/Export

SurvCE - Export to WSDOT ASCII Survey File (2014-04-17, pdf 117KB)
SurvCE - Importing LandXML Cogo Points to SurvCE
(2014-04-30, pdf 68KB)
SurvCE - Importing LandXML Horizontal Alignments
(2014-04-18, pdf 63KB)
SurvCE - Importing LandXML Surface to TIN File (2014-04-18, pdf 94KB)
SurvCE - Importing LandXML Vertical Alignments (2014-04-30, pdf 136KB)
SurvCE - Importing Station-Base Cross Sections into SurvCE
(2014-04-17, pdf 220KB)
TopSurv Export to WSDOT ASCII Survey File
(2014-04-24, pdf 144KB)
Trimble - Generating a TGO Road Definition From InRoads
(2014-04-18, pdf 217KB)


Data Collector

SurvCE - Hot keys (2014-04-17, pdf 57KB)
SurvCE - Manually Entering an Alignment (2014-04-18, pdf 720KB)

Fieldbook

Renaming InRoads Fieldbook Points (2014-04-18, pdf 213KB)



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Last Revised: 
July 1st, 2014