ASCII Points dialog box allows you to specify settings
for bringing in ASCII survey point data.
To bring ASCII point data into a Survey Data Store
Right-click any node
in the Survey Tree on the Survey tab
of the Task Pane, then click Import
Click to select
an ASCII file to import.
Select the format of
the source data using the Format drop-down list. Formats describe
the layout of the data in your source files using the following
Make sure that you select
the correct format plus delimiter type (comma or space) for your
The Autodesk Uploadable
File format is as follows: User-Defined (point ID, description,
or any other type of data), X, Y, Z. It is a comma-separated format,
and uses the # character for comment text.
Select the unit of measure
for elevation (US Feet, International Feet, Meters, or Chains)
The Preview window
shows you a sample of the ASCII data. You can use the Preview to
verify that you have selected the desired file.
Enter the coordinate
system code for your new Survey Data Store. Click to select the coordinate system from a