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An image inserted in Map is not georeferenced.

A - answer My raster file (TIFF, CIT, BIL, CAL...) is not inserted automatically on coordinates according its georeference data.

Use the Map (not AutoCAD) command for inserting (attaching) a raster image. The right command for georeferenced images is Map > Image > Insert (i.e. _MAPIINSERT), not Insert > Raster image (i.e. _IMAGE, or _IMAGEATTACH).

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See also:
Tip 9564:What are the .TFWX world files?
Tip 9255:Align image, change width/height independently.
Tip 9139:How to place GeoTIFF images automatically to right positions?
Tip 7087:How to reconstruct a world file from a raster image?
Tip 6802:Draping an aerial image on a Civil 3D terrain surface.

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