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Ensure you use the appropriate AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011 DVD depending on whether your Windows operating system is the 32 bit or the 64 bit version A 64 bit version of AutoCAD Civil 3D cannot be installed on a 32 bit system and vice versa See the following table for hardware and software requirements 32 bit Hardware and Software Requirements
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Before You Begin Installation 1,System Requirements 1. Administrative Permission Requirements 4,Locating Your Serial Number and Product Key 4. Minimize the Chances of Installation Failure 5,Migrating Custom Settings 6. Installing and Running the Product 6,Installing AutoCAD Civil 3D 6. Register and Activate AutoCAD Civil 3D 10,Launch AutoCAD Civil 3D 11. Add or Remove Features 12,Reinstall or Repair AutoCAD Civil 3D 13. Uninstall AutoCAD Civil 3D 14,What are Hydraflow Extensions 15. What is Survey Data Collection Link Extension 16,Installing Autodesk Vault 17. Installing Design Review 17,What are Content Packs 18. What are Configurable Folders 19,Chapter 2 Migrating and Customizing 23. Migrating Data 23,Migrating Customized Files 24, Chapter 3 Network Administration and Deployment 29. Preparing a Deployment 29,System Requirements for Administrative Image 29. Plan an Installation Type 30,Plan for a License Server Model 31. Create a Network Share 31,Network Tools and Your License Server 32. Setting Up and Creating a Deployment 33,Preliminary Tasks for a Network Deployment 33. Deployment Best Practices 35,Configure Button 35,Your Deployment Choices 36. Enter User and Product Information 36,Specify Log File Locations 37. What Is Silent Mode 38,Select a License Type optional 39. Select the Installation Type optional 41,Configure Content Packs 44. Configurable Folders 44,Include Service Packs optional 44. Configure InfoCenter Communication Center,optional 46. Allow Users to Access Online Resources optional 49. Creating a Default Deployment 51,Creating a Configured or Customized Deployment 53. Final Review and Complete Setup 57,Modify a Deployment optional 57. Point Users to the Administrative Image 58,Chapter 4 Distributing an Autodesk Program 59. Use Group Policies to Run a Deployment 59, Use Group Policies to Assign a Deployment to Computers 61. Verify a Group Policy Deployment 67, Use Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager to Install a. Deployment 67,Introduction 67, Tasks for Deploying Autodesk Software with SCCM 68. Set Up a Source Directory Using the Deployment Wizard 68. Create the SCCM Software Installation Package 69,Distribute the Product Using Imaging Software 71. Use a Master Image to Distribute Multi Seat Stand Alone. Products to Multiple Systems 72,iv Contents, Use a Master Image to Distribute Network Licensed Products to. Multiple Systems 73,Restore the Master Image 73, Clean a Master System and Restore the Operating System 74. Chapter 5 Installation Troubleshooting 75,General Installation Issues 75. How can I check my graphics card driver to see if it needs to be. updated 75,What is the text editor used for 76, What is the difference between a stand alone license and a. network license 76, What is the benefit of using a network licensed version of the. software 76, What features get installed during a Typical or Custom. installation 77,How do I access my documentation 78. What is SAMreport Lite 78,Deployment Issues 78, Is there a checklist I can refer to when performing a. deployment 79,Where should deployments be located 79. Where can I check if service packs are available for my. software 79,How do I extract an MSP file 79,Can Online Resource settings be modified later 80. Where can I learn about InfoCenter 80,What are information channels 80. What are the benefits to enabling CAD Manager,Channels 80. What are RSS feeds and how do they benefit my,installation 81. Where can I learn about InfoCenter search locations 81. How do I set or customize search locations 81,Networking Issues 81. When installing tools and utilities which selections are. applicable for a multi seat stand alone installation 81. When installing tools and utilities which selections are. applicable for a stand alone installation 82,Where do I find my server name 82. When specifying user workstation settings I am given the. option to specify a profile What are profiles 82,Can I create custom desktop shortcuts 82. What happens when you choose to append or merge service. What is an administrative image MSI file 83,Contents v. What is the impact of selecting all products for the. administrative image and can I add products later 83. Uninstall and Maintenance Issues 84, When adding or removing features how can I tell what features. get installed by default 84, Is it possible to change the installation folder when adding or. removing features 85, When should I reinstall the product instead of a repair 85. Do I need my original disc to reinstall my software 86. When I uninstall my software what files are left on my. Chapter 6 Glossary 87,vi Contents,Stand Alone Installation. The AutoCAD Civil 3D Installation guide provides instructions about how to prepare and then. install AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011 If you have never installed the product before you should. familiarize yourself with the entire installation process and options before beginning. If you have a previous release installed you should review the Migrating and Customizing. page 23 section so you can take full advantage of your custom settings. For information about network licensed versions of the program see Plan an Installation. Type page 30,Preparing for Installation,Before You Begin Installation. Review the system requirements page 1, Understand administrative permission requirements page 4. Locate your AutoCAD Civil 3D serial number and product key page 4. Close all running applications,System Requirements. The first task you need to complete is to make sure that your computer meets. the minimum system requirements If your system does not meet these. requirements problems can occur both within AutoCAD Civil 3D and at the. operating system level, Ensure you use the appropriate AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011 DVD depending on. whether your Windows operating system is the 32 bit or the 64 bit version. A 64 bit version of AutoCAD Civil 3D cannot be installed on a 32 bit system. and vice versa, See the following table for hardware and software requirements. 32 bit Hardware and Software Requirements, Operating systems Microsoft Windows XP Home and For more information on Win. Professional Edition SP3 dows Vista versions see ht. Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise tp www microsoft com windowsv. SP1 or SP2 ista versions, Microsoft Windows 7 including the fol For more information on Win. lowing editions dows 7 see http www mi,Enterprise crosoft com windows7. Professional,Home Premium,Microsoft Windows 7 is recommended. Browser Internet Explorer 7 0 or later,CPU type Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon 3 0. GHz or higher or Intel Pentium or AMD,Athlon Dual Core processor 2 0 GHZ or. Memory 4 GB minimum recommended, Display resolution 1280 x 1024 1600 x 1200 recommen For graphic cards that support. ded with True Color 128 MB or great Hardware Acceleration DirectX. er Pixel Shader 3 0 or later Direct 3D 9 0c or later must be installed. capable workstation class graphics,card For more information about tested. Multiple monitors are supported and certified graphics cards visit ht. tp autodesk com graphicscard, Hard disk 7 GB for installation A 32 bit AutoCAD Civil 3D cannot. 2 GB available after installation be installed on a 64 bit Windows. operating system and vice versa,2 Chapter 1 Stand Alone Installation. 32 bit Hardware and Software Requirements,Pointing device Microsoft mouse compliant. 64 bit Hardware and Software Requirements, Operating systems Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 For more information on Win. Edition SP2 dows Vista versions see ht, Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise Busi tp www microsoft com win. ness or Ultimate 64 bit dowsvista versions,Microsoft Windows 7 including the follow. For more information on Win,ing 64 bit editions,dows 7 see http www mi. Enterprise crosoft com windows7,Professional,Home Premium. Microsoft Windows 7 is recommended,Browser Internet Explorer 7 0 or later. CPU type AMD Athlon 64,AMD Opteron,Intel Xeon with Intel EM64T support. Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support,Memory 4 GB minimum 8 GB minimum recommen. Display resolution 1280 x 1024 1600 x 1200 recommended For graphic cards that support. with True Color 128 MB or greater Pixel Hardware Acceleration DirectX. Shader 3 0 or later Direct 3D capable 9 0c or later must be installed. workstation class graphics card, Multiple monitors are supported For more information about tested. and certified graphics cards visit ht,tp autodesk com graphicscard. Hard disk 7 GB for installation A 64 bit AutoCAD Civil 3D cannot. 2 GB available after installation be installed on a 32 bit Windows. operating system and vice versa,System Requirements 3. 64 bit Hardware and Software Requirements,Pointing device MS Mouse compliant. 3D Modeling Addi Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon pro. tional Require cessor 3 0 GHz or higher or Intel or. ments AMD Dual Core processor 2 0 GHz or,2 GB RAM or greater. 2 GB free hard disk space available not,including installation. 1280 x 1024 32 bit color video display,adapter True Color 128 MB or. greater Direct3D capable worksta,tion class graphics card. NOTE Adobe Flash Player is not installed by default If a version of Flash is not. currently installed on your system a message is displayed requesting that you. install it Flash Player can be installed from the product media or Adobe s website. www adobe com,Administrative Permission Requirements. To install AutoCAD Civil 3D you must have administrator permissions You. do not need to have domain administrative permissions See your system. administrator for information about administrative permissions. You do not need administrator permissions to run AutoCAD Civil 3D You. can run the program as a limited user,Locating Your Serial Number and Product Key. When you install AutoCAD Civil 3D you are prompted for your serial number. and product key in the Product and User Information page or the option of. installing the product in trial mode You may enter your product information. at any time during your trial mode period if you opt to install the product in. The serial number and product key are located on the outside of the product. packaging or in the Autodesk Upgrade and Licensing Information email Make. 4 Chapter 1 Stand Alone Installation, sure to have these available before you install the program so that you don t. have to stop in the middle of the installation, The serial number must contain a three digit prefix followed by an eight digit. number The product key consists of five characters. The information you enter is permanently retained with the product Because. you can t change this information later without uninstalling take care when. entering the information To review this product information later on the. InfoCenter toolbar click the drop down arrow next to the Help button the. question mark Then click About, NOTE If you have lost your serial number or product key contact the Autodesk. Business Center ABC at 800 538 6401 for assistance. Minimize the Chances of Installation Failure, The AutoCAD Civil 3D installation process may stop if some applications such. as Microsoft Outlook or virus checking programs are running Close all. running applications to avoid possible installation problems and data loss. Minimize the Chances of Installation Failure 5,Migrating Custom Settings. You can migrate your custom settings and files from previous releases of. AutoCAD Civil 3D AutoCAD Civil 3D 2005 through AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011 It. is recommended that you migrate custom settings from a previous release. right away This prevents you from overwriting files or having to keep track. of any custom settings you may make in the new release Migrating settings. overwrites any new settings, For more details regarding migration see Migrating and Customizing page. Installing and Running the Product, To use the product you must install the product register and activate it and. then launch it You must have administrative permissions to install AutoCAD. This section provides instructions for installing and activating AutoCAD Civil. 3D for an individual user on a stand alone computer For information about. installing network licensed or multi seat stand alone versions of the program. see Network Administration and Deployment page 29,Installing AutoCAD Civil 3D. The AutoCAD Civil 3D installation wizard contains all installation related. material in one place From the installation wizard you can access user. documentation install supplemental tools and add online support services. Review the installation documentation It is recommended that you take. the time to familiarize yourself with the complete installation process. before you install AutoCAD Civil 3D You can access information on. installation from the installation wizard by selecting the Read this. Documentation option the Documentation and information links or through. the Help system, For late breaking information it is also recommended that you review the. product Readme,6 Chapter 1 Stand Alone Installation. To install AutoCAD Civil 3D using default values on a stand alone computer. This is the fastest means of installing AutoCAD Civil 3D on a single. stand alone system The installation performs the following. Uses a Typical installation which installs the most common application. Includes the Express Tools library The library provides additional. productivity tools, Installs AutoCAD Civil 3D to the default install path of C Program. Files Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D,To install the product using default values. 1 Select the product s and click Next, NOTE Autodesk Design Review 2011 is required by AutoCAD Civil 3D and. Autodesk Vault and is installed by default For more information see Installing. Design Review page 17 and Installing Autodesk Vault page 17. 2 Review the Autodesk software license agreement Click I Accept and then. click Next, 3 On the User and Product Information page enter your user information. serial number and product key Click Next,Installing AutoCAD Civil 3D 7. 4 On the Begin Installation page click Install then click Yes to the. configuration warning message, 5 On the Installation Complete page you can view the installation log. AutoCAD Civil 3D Readme and Autodesk Design Review Readme. 6 Click Finish, To install AutoCAD Civil 3D using customized values on a stand alone. With this method you can customize your installation. To install the product using customized values,1 Select the product s to install Click Next. NOTE Autodesk Design Review 2011 is required by AutoCAD Civil 3D and. Autodesk Vault and is installed by default For more information see Installing. Design Review page 17 and Installing Autodesk Vault page 17. 8 Chapter 1 Stand Alone Installation, 2 Review the Autodesk software license agreement Click I Accept and then. click Next, 3 On the User and Product Information page enter your user information. serial number and product key Click Next, NOTE After you click Next you cannot change the information entered on. this page unless you uninstall the product Make sure you enter the. information correctly,4 On the Begin Installation page click Configure. 5 On the Select the License Type page select the license type Stand alone. or Network Click Next, 6 On the Select the Installation Type page make one of the following. configuration changes and then click Next, Typical Installs the most common application features. Custom Installs only the application features that you select from. the Select Features to Install list, Product Install Path Specifies the drive and location where AutoCAD. Civil 3D will be installed, 7 On the Configure Content Packs page select the required content packs. and specify whether to create a desktop shortcut, 8 On the Configurable Folders page review the paths to the configurable. 9 On the Include Service Pack page select to include available service packs. The installer automatically checks autodesk com for available updates.