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Links to software and information


Trimble Data Transfer Utility
Data transfer for Trimble, Sokkia and Nikon surveying instruments (free download or on our CDs)
Bentley View
View DWG, DXF and DGN files
Autodesk Design Review with DWGTrueView add-on (including DWGConvert)
View Autodesk DWG, DXF, DWF, DWFx files and convert DWG files to older DWG formats.
Dassault Systems DraftSight
2D CAD software that retains 3D info and converts to and from many DWG and DXF versions.
Business Center - HCE (Heavy Construction Edition) Powered by Trimble
Upload construction data files to Trimble construction instruments.
Open Design Alliance ODA Viewer
View .DWG, .DGN, .STL, .OBJ, .RFA and .RVT. Publish to 2D and 3D PDF.
Open Design Alliance ODA Drawings Explorer
View .DWG, .DXF, .DGN, .DWF and image formats. Save as .DWG (R12 to 2018) or .DXF (R9 to 2018).
Open Design Alliance ODA File Converter
Convert to and from .DWG (R12 to 2018) or .DXF (R9 to 2018).
Open Design Alliance Specification for .DWG files
ODA Specification for .DWG files
ERDAS ER Viewer or Extensis / Lizardtech GeoViewer
View and Convert ECW, JPG, TIFF, SID and other large image files
Caris Easy View
View large coordinated maps and charts in ECW, DWG, DXF, DGN, GeoTIFF, ESRI and other formats
Convert between many graphics formats.
Aidecad, PDF2CAD, PDFIn
Convert from PDF to DXF
Convert LIDAR LAS data
Global Mapper
GIS including mapping and image conversion
TC Fonts
Font services and utilities
Create and edit hatch patterns for Terramodel and other CAD applications.
Convert coordinates between mapping systems (free download)
An Xtree-like file manager for 32-bit Windows
UltraEdit, Zeus and Notepad++
Text editors
XML Notepad download and source
XML file editor
LandXML .XML specifications, viewer, validator and samples
Web Drive
Map drive letters to URLs. (Put your Geocomp data drive on the web!)
Display point clouds and meshes in 3D
Connect a GPS receiver to multiple applications
Permanently set the priority of processes in Windows Task Manager
Map computation tools for Google Earth, Excel and CAD
GPS Visualizer and BatchGeo
Create maps and profiles from geographic data.
Check GDA94 to GDS2020 transformation
ANZLIC Foundation Spatial Data Framework.
World Time
Find the time around the world
APSalin free online tools
Free web tools for geodetic, zone, scaling, coordinate conversion
Send files too big to email without signing up
Sustainable by Design
Sun and shade calculators
W3schools Colour Charts
Pick colours for use with Geocomp or Terramodel plotting or screen colours for Terramodel display or web page design.
Show and change location data of digital photos
Microsoft Program Installer and Uninstaller
Uninstall software when normal uninstallation does not work

Interpreting HP-GL and HP-GL/2

Printing and Plotting from Geocomp
Requirements, Capture Port, Net Use, and so on
Terramodel GCPLFIN
Display, edit and plot to Windows printers
Display in DOS or Windows
Display and convert to PS, PDF, DWF, DXF, TIF, PCX, WMF, BMP, and so on
TailorMade (CadXchange, CadBbridge)
Convert to many vector and raster formats
CADzation AcroPlotPro
Convert to many vector and raster formats
Embed in web pages
HP-GL Viewer
Display and export to PostScript, DXF or CGM
MS Word filter
Insert into Microsoft Word including Word 97 and 2000
Plot2PDF and PlotVision
View or convert to PDF or DWF

Windows drivers for plotting and printing

Adobe Acrobat
Plot and edit PDF
PDF995, PrimoPDF, BullZip PDF, Bluebeam, AcroPlotPro, GSView, PDFCreator, Peernet
Plot to image formats such as PDF, TIFF, EPS, PNG, FAX, JPG, BMP, WMF or PCX.
Plotter and digitizer drivers
Drivers and support for plotters, printers and digitizers
Plot vector data to pen and raster plotters using HP-GL or HP-GL/2
Put your plots on the web with Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) files.
Redirect printouts to LPT1 from any DOS application such as Geocomp, to any printer using a Windows driver.


Where to buy software from Geocomp Systems
Purchase Terramodel and Geocomp Update
Geocomp Systems support
Support for customers with Terramodel or Geocomp
Geocomp Update
Download and install Terramodel and Geocomp Update
Plotters, printers and digitizers
Suppliers and drivers we have found
Geocomp Systems Newsletter
Machine guidance
Machine guidance and machine control
The Blueprints
Raster and vector images of vehicles, planes, trains and boats
SPOT Satellite Personal Tracker
A GPS tracker by satellite with emergency button
A major supplier of surveying and positioning systems
Trimble Alignment Planning
Alignment planning with Quantm
Suppliers of surveying and positioning systems to agricultural markets
ADAM Technology
Stereoplotters that can interact with Geocomp
Engineers Media
Engineers Australia Journal and EA Books
Land Surveyor
Land Surveyor Reference
Civil Engineering Portal
Civil Engineering Portal

Professional Associations

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