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Adding Background Terrain to Location

Updated July 16, 2021

This article applies to:
  • RoadEng Civil
  • RoadEng Forestry
  • Softree Optimal

It can be useful at times to bring in another terrain file to compare alignments or add topography. The process for adding terrain files is:

  • Right-click… | Plan Options…
  • Check Background box | press plus  button next to background
  • Press Add… button to add .terx or .ter files.
  • Press Open files will show up in the background.
  • .terx and .ter can also be removed using the remove button rather than the add… button.