AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Training

AutoCAD Map 3D 2014 Training Videos on DVD
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AutoCAD® Map 3D 2015 Training Course

(now includes the AutoCAD 2015 Essentials Series)
A full-featured AutoCAD Map training course covering beginner to advanced concepts, and everything in between, for Autodesk's AutoCAD Map 2015. Discover the program structure and essential features of AutoCAD Map 3D with this AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 training DVD covering over 138 individual video tutorials and over 7 hours of instructor-led training. Your instructor, Heidi Boutwell, will guide you through the features and functions of AutoCAD Map 3D 2015. AutoCAD® Map 3D 2015 teaches the CAD specific tools in AutoCAD Map 3D used to access GIS and mapping data. You’ll learn how to plan, design, manage and analyze data. Video lessons cover attribute data, coordinate systems, importing and exporting GIS data, survey, topologies and much more.

This training package includes 2 courses:

  1. AutoCAD MAP 3D 2015 Training - 7 Hours
  2. AutoCAD 2015 Essentials Training (for beginners) - 15 Hours

This training covers the following areas:

  • Getting Started | Drawing Cleanup | Attribute Data | Coordinate Systems
  • Importing GIS Data | Exporting GIS Data | Source Drawings | Queries | Save-Back
  • Raster Images | Object Classification | Annotation | COGO | Survey | Topologies
  • Connecting to Feature Sources | Working with Feature Sources | Feature Styles
  • Creating and Editing Features | Split and Merge Features | Point Clouds
  • Sharing Maps with Others

As a flexible CAD training solution, you can sort the lessons and progress from beginner to advanced topics; or just review seldom used commands and added functionality of new releases.

Features & Benefits of AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Training CBT:

  • Use at Your Office or at Home
    Training software can be installed on a PC or laptop.
  • Powerful Keyword Search
    Quickly locate relevant lessons or reference seldom used commands.
  • Sort Lessons By Skill Level
    Work your way from Beginner to Advanced level topics.
  • Exercise Files
    Make the most of your learning experience by opening the included exercise files directly in your own software (if you own a copy of the AutoCAD software) while following along with the instructor-led video tutorials; this training does not come with the AutoCAD software.
  • Intelligent History
    Track the lessons you’ve completed or restart a lesson exactly where you left off.
  • Multimedia DVD based Training
    With DVD based training, the lectures were video taped and then digitized and presented to you in Full Motion Video, Audio, & Graphics.

AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Training

Includes AutoCAD 2015 Essentials Training - Free ($99 value)

Part#: fd-map15 | Contents: 2 DVD-ROMs includes AutoCAD 2015 Essentials


Reg: $279.00
Sale: $179.00
*No tax except for Maryland (USA) residents.

Shipping: Economy shipping allow 4-7 business days for delivery*

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NOT COMPATIBLE with Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0, ME, or MAC OS X.

User License: This is a single user licensed product and user can authorize the product on a maximum of 2 of his/her computers (for example, on a work machine and a home or laptop computer). Please call for multi-user license information.

Course Outline - AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Training Series:

(Total of 138 Individual Video Lessons - Over 7 Hours of Instructor-Led Training)

Getting Started

Introducing AutoCAD Map 3D
Exploring AutoCAD Map 3D Workspaces
Exploring the AutoCAD Map 3D Task Pane
Understanding File Tabs

Drawing Cleanup

Understanding Drawing Cleanup
Selecting Objects for Drawing Cleanup
Explaining Cleanup Actions
Selecting Cleanup Actions
Selecting Cleanup Methods
Selecting and Reviewing Error Markers

Attribute Data

Understanding Attribute Data Concepts
Understanding Object Data
Creating an Object Data Table
Modifying an Object Data Table
Attaching Object Data Records
Viewing and Editing Object Data
Generating Object Data Links
Understanding External Database Links
Attaching a Database
Creating a Local DSN Connection
Introducing Data View
Creating a Link Template
Generating Links to Enclosed Blocks
Selecting Objects Linked to Enclosed Blocks
Understanding Advanced Data View
Choosing the Storage Method

Coordinate Systems

Understanding Coordinate Systems
Using Coordinate Systems in AutoCAD Map 3D
Assigning and Verifying Coordinate Systems
Tracking Coordinates
Calculating Geodetic Distance

Importing GIS Data

Understanding Importing GIS Data
Importing GIS Lines
Importing GIS Points
Importing Data with Multiple Coordinate Systems
Importing Attribute Data as Object Data
Importing Attribute Data to Linked Database Data

Exporting GIS Data

Understanding Exporting GIS Data
Exporting Lines to GIS
Exporting Closed Polylines with Object Data
Exporting Data to SDF

Source Drawings

Understanding Source Drawings
Creating a Drive Alias
Attaching Source Drawings
Using Quick View for Source Drawings
Deactivating and Detaching Source Drawings


Understanding Queries
Introducing Queries
Performing a Simple Location Query
Performing a Simple Property Query
Performing a Simple Data Query
Performing a Simple SQL Query
Performing a Compound Query
Using the Query Library
Creating a Report Query
Creating an Alter Properties Query
Using Coordinate Transformations
Creating a New Drawing from Source Drawings


Understanding Save-Back
Saving Edits Back to Source Drawings

Raster Images

Understanding Raster Images
Inserting a Raster Image
Working with Raster Images
Manipulating the Display of Raster Images in a Drawing

Object Classification

Understanding Object Classification
Creating an Object Classification Definition File
Defining Object Classes
Classifying Objects
Creating an Object Class Object


Understanding Annotation
Defining an Annotation Template
Inserting Annotations
Editing and Updating an Annotation Template
Creating Compound Annotations


Understanding COGO
Utilizing the Inquiry Tools
Entering Data Using the COGO Tools


Understanding Survey
Creating a Survey Datastore and Project
Importing Points


Understanding Topologies
Understanding Network Topology
Creating a Network Topology
Working with Topology Objects
Understanding Topology Analysis
Running a Shortest Path Trace
Understanding the Effects of Flow Direction and Resistance
Running a Best Route Analysis
Running a Flood Trace Analysis
Understanding Polygon Topology
Creating a Polygon Topology
Understanding Polygon Topology Analysis
Creating a Topology Based on an Analysis
Creating a Buffer
Creating a Topology Overlay

Connecting to Feature Sources

Understanding Feature Source Connections
Understanding Features
Connecting to an SHP Data Store
Connecting to an SDF Data Store
Understanding Point Geometry
Creating a System DSN
Connecting to an ODBC Database
Connecting to a Raster Image File
Connecting to a DEM File
Viewing Features

Working with Feature Sources

Setting the Feature Layer Draw Order
Using the Data Table
Creating a Filter
Creating a Query
Querying to Add Features

Feature Styles

Stylizing Polygon Features
Stylizing Line Features
Stylizing Point Features
Labeling Features
Adding Zoom Scales
Creating a Thematic Map
Stylizing a Raster-Based Surface

Creating and Editing Features

Understanding Connected Feature Source Editing
Editing Feature Attributes
Editing Feature Geometry
Creating New Features
Creating Features from Geometry
Deleting Features

Split and Merge Features

Understanding Splitting and Merging Features
Setting Split Rules
Splitting Features
Setting Merge Rules
Merging Features

Point Clouds

Understanding Point Clouds
Connecting to a Point Cloud
Stylizing a Point Cloud
Creating a Surface from a Point Cloud

Sharing Maps with Others

Understanding Map Books
Understanding Map Books and Map Book Templates
Generating a Map Book
Navigating the Map Book
Converting FDO Objects to Standard AutoCAD Objects
Working with Autodesk 360

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Product Details
  • Part#: fd-map15
  • Contents: 2 DVD-ROMs includes AutoCAD 2015 Essentials
  • Economy Shipping: Allow 4-7 business days for delivery*
Payment Options
  • Order securely online or call 1-888-797-4040 (301-589-3349)
  • All major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Amex, and Discover)
  • PayPal: Pay online quickly with your PayPal account
  • Company PO's accepted (Net 30); Call for multi-user license
  • *No tax except for Maryland (USA) residents.
System Requirements
  • 1 GHz Processor (minimum)
  • DVD-ROM Drive (Does not play on TV DVD players)
  • 512 MB RAM
  • Sound Card
  • Available Hard Disk Space 500 MB
  • 1024x768 Screen Resolution & 32 bit true color display required
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
  • Adobe® Flash® Plugin
  • Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8
  • NOT COMPATIBLE with with Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0, ME, or MAC OS X.

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