a stand-alone software product that provides a conceptual design and modeling solution for creating 3D cities and buildings.

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ArcGIS 3D analyst Vs CityEngine [closed]

I want to know what the difference between tools in ArcGIS 3D analyst & CityEngine? When can i use both of them? what the functions for each ?
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Problems with panning and zooming in CityEngine?

I am having navigation problems in CityEngine after importing my terrain and trying to edit the road segments in the scene. There are no problems with the "Tumble/Rotate tool", but after editing for ...
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What are the main differences between CityEngine and InfraWorks in regards to procedural modeling of cities? [closed]

I'm looking for a comparison between those two products, or some opinions from other users here, mainly about InfraWorks. I only have some experience with CityEngine: What I like: CGA, its modeling ...
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Changing color of individual parcels in CityEngine?

How do I change the color of individual parcels (i.e. specific section of a layer) using CGA codes in CityEngine? I have 4 sections within my layer and I need to change the color so that each one ...
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3DWeb Viewer issue

I have been putting together a textured multipatches, DEM, polygon data (road, pavement), point data (trees with 3d symbology) and have been trying to share my model using the export to 3d web scene ...
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Esri CityEngine convert into CityGML format

I have found a tutorial converting the 3DCIM into CityGML. I really would like to convert our 3D models from Esri CityEngine into CityGML format. Some functions in the tutorial are not clear to me and ...
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Donut polygons getting filled when exporting to 3d Web Scene

I have built a model using ArcScene by draping 2D polygon data over an elevation raster and am having issues when using the Export to 3D Web Scene tool. The tool builds the model successfully, but ...
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How to load VRML data into CityEngine

I can't see whether Esri CityEngine supports VRML files directly, or how to load them if they're not supported (the online materials are more marketing-focussed than technical). Is there a ...
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Does QGIS data work in Esri CityEngine?

Does QGIS data work in Esri CityEngine? I have a copy of CityEngine Basic and imported a shape file which have the street network and lots. Without ArcGIS I can't open data which have building ...
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How to connect edits made to a .gdb feature class to CityEngine scene?

I have a geodatabase containing several feature classes which I have displayed in a CityEngine scene. When I make an edit in ArcGIS desktop (in this case building height) to a feature class and save ...
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Buildings missing texture in 3d web scene exported from ArcScene

A random sampling of buildings are missing textures. The models were made in Sketchup 8 and exported to COLLADA, then dropped in ArcScene. All of the textures are .jpg files. The models look fine in ...
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City Engine - 3D zoning envelope & street orientation

Is there a way to change the front & back angles that generate the 3D zoning envelope according to street orientation? Ideally there should be 6 cases which describe angular ranges and for each ...
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What are use cases of Esri's CityEngine?

I would like to know the use cases of Esri's CityEngine, and what distinguish this tool from the other standard GIS like ArcMap and QGIS? and in which fields could be used ?
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Looking for open source software similiar to ESRI City Engine

I am looking for open source software similar to ESRI City Engine and currently going through open source software directory. Update : About ESRI City Engine (Quick introduction) We want to make ...
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OpenStreetMap data into ESRI CityEngine [duplicate]

I am trying to download building footprints from OpenStreetMap so I can import them into ESRI's CityEngine but I am only able to download road files (as routes), as seen below. I am trying to ...
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How to create CGA rules in esri cityengine

I'm new in using esri cityengine 2011 . i red it's tutorials . it was very interesting and helpful for but there is no references or tutorials for how to create cga rules . how can i find tutorial or ...