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How to save Civil 3D objects to an older version?

A - answer If you need to convert a digital terrain model or other special object from AutoCAD Civil3D to an older version of the program, you have to use a data exchange format - the best choice is the XML format LandXML.

In the current version of Civil3D issue the LandXMLout command (ribbon Output > Export > Export to LandXML). During the export, choose such LandXML version (1.2, 1.1, 1.0), which is supported also in the older (target) version of the CAD application.

In the target version of Civil 3D, start the LandXMLin command.

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applies to: Civil 3D ·

See also:
Tip 9698:Data formats supported in Autodesk InfraWorks 360.
Tip 8218:Data formats supported in Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler 2012.
Tip 5540:What file formats are supported by Autodesk VIZ 2008?
Tip 2410:How to export a XML file from AutoCAD?

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