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The geolocation LiveMap in AutoCAD 2014 is off scale.

A - answer You are experiencing an offset or wrong scale of the imagery brought into your DWG drawing with the AutoCAD geolocation function (LiveMap). A building footprint appears smaller or larger than the live map data.

Make sure you have choosen the right "Drawing units" and "GIS Coordinate System" in the Geographic Location dialog. Your DWG objects may use other units/scale or another CS.

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See also:
Tip 10848:GeoCode with what3words location codes.
Tip 9860:Displaying a DWG including GPS position on a mobile phone or tablet.
Tip 9593:Reverse geocoding - find street address of a point on map.
Tip 7503:Autodesk 3ds Max keyboard shortcuts.
Tip 6802:Draping an aerial image on a Civil 3D terrain surface.

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