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Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package - CS Software Help


You can export section drawing to CAD package in 2 ways

    a. From 'Preview' screen
    b. From 'Print' menu

a. From 'Preview' screen

1. You can print cross section and L section from ESurvey CADD directly. However, standard practice is to export the drawings to CAD package and print the drawing from your CAD package. As CAD packages offer more options to print the drawings.

When you are previewing a cross section, you can export a specific cross section to CAD package. Similarly, when you are viewing L section in LS tab, you can export it to CAD Package.

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
In a project there will be many cross sections and also normally Longitudinal Section is split into multiple drawings for taking the legible print.

ESurvey CADD offers a very good solution for printing the Cross Section.

b. From 'Print' menu

1. Go to 'Print' option in toolbar, select 'Set' option and select check box of 'Individual Sections' under 'Drawing Type' group, set required drawing horizontal and vertical scale then click on 'CS Preview' button

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
2. Select a cross section, specify output folder to save all exported drawing, select template drawing

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
3. Click on 'Drawing' button to export all the drawings to specified folder

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
Exporting multiple cross sections to CAD package

1. Go to 'Print' option in toolbar, select 'Set' option and select drop down values, select 'Multiple Sections' under 'Drawing Type' group, set required drawing horizontal and vertical scale then click on 'CS Preview' button

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
2. In this example, there are many cross sections. These have to be arranged into multiple drawings for printing.

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
3. Select template drawing file from C:\ESurvey\ESurveyCADD\Templates folder, for this example you can select A3 Template.In this example, 2 cross sections can be accommodated in one template. Also, 10 drawing Sheets to be arranged in a Row. You can arrange cross sections in templates by specifying the appropriate values in the settings group. After entering the values click on 'Apply' button which will create the drawing along with all the templates arranged.

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
4. Click on “Drawing” button to save all sections in CAD package.

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
Exporting Longitudinal section to CAD Package

1. Go to 'Print' option in toolbar, select 'Longitudinal Section' tab. You can print the whole longitudinal section at a time. However, when a longitudinal section is lengthy it is not possible to print the drawing in a readable format. ESurvey CADD allows you to split the longitudinal section into multiple drawing, Select 'Split LS' check box for LS split with equal length and set required drawing horizontal and vertical scale then clicks 'LS Preview' button.

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
2. Select a 'Template File' and using parameters in setting group, arrange these partial LS drawings in required format

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package
3. Click 'Drawing' button to export Cad Drawing

Export CS LS Drawing to CAD Package