Exercise 2: Classify roads and parcels
 
 
 

Classify objects in the remaining drawings.

NoteThis exercise uses the Classify_Roads.dwg and Classify_Parcels.dwg files you worked with in Exercise 2: Define an object class.

To classify the roads and parcels

  1. If the Classify_Roads.dwg drawing is not already open in AutoCAD Map 3D, open it. Click Open Drawing.
  2. Click Create tabDrawing Object panelSelect Unclassified. At the Command prompt, enter mapselectunclassified.
  3. Press Enter to select all unclassified objects.
  4. Right-click the Roads object class in Map Explorer in the Task pane and click Classify Objects.
  5. Leave both boxes checked in the Classify Objects dialog box and click OK.
  6. Save and close Classify_Roads.dwg.
  7. If the Classify_Parcels.dwg drawing is not already open in AutoCAD Map 3D, open it. Click Open Drawing.
  8. Instead of selecting all the parcels, drag-select only a portion of them.

    Select about one quarter of the parcels.

  9. Right-click the Parcels object class in Map Explorer in the Task pane and click Classify Objects.
  10. Leave both boxes checked in the Classify Objects dialog box and click OK.
  11. Save and close Classify_Parcels.dwg.

Where you are now

You classified objects for three object classes.

To continue this tutorial, go to Lesson 4: Create a Map Using Object Classes.