The Civil 3D 2018.1 Update is Now Available

The 2018.1 update for AutoCAD Civil 3D is now available. If you’re wondering what’s included in this update you can view the readme here. For a deep dive into what’s available in this new release, be sure to check out the recording of the Sept 20th webcast.

If the capability is enabled on your computer, you can access the update through your Autodesk desktop App as shown below. If not, you may need to inquire about the update with the person in your office that manages your software updates.

If you haven’t used the Autodesk desktop app before (its relatively new), look for the Autodesk icon in you system tray and click it to open the Autodesk window. You could also click your Windows Start button, type in Autodesk, and then click Autodesk Desktop Application.

Once you’ve located the Civil 3D update in the Autodesk Desktop Application, simply click Update.

Then respond to a few simple prompts to complete the installation.

You can also download the update from

Enjoy the new Civil 3D update and keep checking back here at the Autodesk Civil Engineering Community Center for videos, tips, tricks, and more news about the latest Civil 3D features.