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Import error: No point file format match found

A - answer When trying to import a list of point coordinates from a TXT file to AutoCAD Civil 3D, an error message is displayed: "No point file format match found"

Import - error (CZ)

The coordinate text file is most probably saved in Unicode (16-bit). The point import function requires a standard 8-bit ANSI encoding. So just open and re-save your file in Notepad to the ANSI format:

ANSI - Notepad (CZ version)

And retry the import.
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29.5.2012    11918×  
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applies to: Civil 3D ·

See also:
Tip 12296:Loading a point cloud from a series of photos to Revit.
Tip 12198:How to remove duplicate points and COGO points from a DWG?
Tip 12184:Overview of CAD formats supported in Inventor 2020 (import/export/AnyCAD).
Tip 11994:How to scale a 3D model to a given size in Fusion 360?
Tip 11076:Reading and displaying 3D point matrix from a CSV file.


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