How can I ensure that the correct units are used and the elements are in the correct spatial location when exporting and importing LandXML and Inroads SDB?
For example, I'm using US Survey feet but my exported Inroads SDB file is offset slightly in Inroads.
Ensure that the correct units are being used in StormCAD, under Tools > Options > Units. First, make sure that the "default unit system for new projects" is correct and ensure that the correct units are used for the "Coordinate" unit. For example, if you're using US Survey feet, select US Survey Ft. as the unit.
If you will be importing a LandXML file, making some changes, then exporting to Inroads format, first set the appropriate unit per above, then import LandXML, and export to Inroads.
In the application that you use to open the resulting exported file (Inroads, MicroStation, etc) also ensure that the correct unit is set.
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