Shortly after each new release of the program, we will update this FAQ to show the menus that come with the installation.

Refer to this FAQ to see the latest improvements to Carlson’s desktop software products

Carlson 2017

Features and Benefits of all Carlson desktop programs

The list below includes some, but not all, of the commands and functionality that is currently available in ALL Carlson software desktop programs:

  • Work natively in DWG format files – whether using the IntelliCAD or AutoCAD platform,
  • Import DGN, DXF, DWF files,
  • Import and Export LandXML/RoadXML files,
  • Export Google Earth KML/KMZ files,
  • Export files to be used in GPS guided machine control systems,
  • Export DTM, Google, Idan, Microstation, MOSS, Peabody, Topcon, and 12D polyline files
  • Customize project folders and sub-folders to organize your project data,
  • Incorporate your own CAD Standards Tools into basic drafting functions,
    Import, export and convert points using text or most any other format including Civil 3d,
  • Access to the entirety of the Carlson software File, Edit, View, Draw, Inquiry, Settings, Points and 3D Solids menus including these popular commands:
    • Drawing cleanup
    • 2d and 3d polyline editing commands to reverse polylines, add/remove segments or vertices, etc.
    • Shrinkwrap entities
    • Boundary polyline
    • Erase and Copy by layer
    • 3d Viewer Window
    • Surface 3d Viewer
    • Search Published Control – an Esri-powered command

Menus in all non-OEM Carlson desktop programs

File Menu

Carlson 2017 File Menu

Edit Menu

Carlson 2017 Edit Menu

View Menu

Carlson 2017 View Menu

Draw Menu

Carlson 2017 Draw Menu

Inquiry Menu

Carlson 2017 Inquiry Menu

Settings Menu

Carlson 2017 Settings Menu

Points Menu

Carlson 2017 Points Menu

3D Solids Menu

Carlson 2017 3D Solids Menu

Window Menu

Carlson 2017 Window Menu

Help Menu

Carlson 2017 Help Menu


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