Trimble Access 2016.00

Trimble Access 2017.10 was released in September, 2017.

Click here for the release notes to read about all the updated and newly added features!



General Survey 2017.10

New Hardware Supported:

  • Trimble T10 Tablet
  • Trimble C3 and C5 Total Stations
  • LTI TruPulse 200X

New Features and Enhancements:

  • SX10 target illumination light (requires Firmware 1.86.2)
  • Using the Trimble R10 as a mobile hotspot
  • Lever extension antenna measurement method
  • Stakeout reporting now displays material thickness
  • Attributes of base code changes now applied immediately
  • NMEA GGA sentences from auxiliary GPS devices
  • Additional COM ports now supported
  • Focus 30/35 Autolock collimation to targets as close as 20 meters
  • Copying jobs to and from a different location on the M3 controller
  • Improved display of alerts

Resolved issues:

  • Unable to enter project height
  • Instrument not oriented correctly after interrupted connection during station setup
  • Out of tolerance messages staking a DTM on face 2
  • Target lock mode setting not remembered after changing modes or target type
  • Target lock mode setting not changing after measure rounds
  • Measure rounds not automatic
  • Multiple check backsight observations in tracking mode
  • Obstruction to target changing current fields
  • SX10 snapshots show drawings after discarding drawing edits
  • Current distance not reset when switching targets in Survey Basic
  • Incorrect total station connection message
  • Incorrect antenna height warning
  • Receiver not responding message when connected to an SP60/80 receiver
  • Staking out an alignment or road in an integrated survey
  • Stakeout elevation code
  • Staking out perpendicular to DTM
  • Shift key press to access second row of softkeys
  • Scroll bars not available on 10″ tablets
  • Alignments in 3D map
  • GPS position icon not updating on 3D map
  • Marathi characters not displayed in 3D map
  • Incorrect SX10 scan color
  • Application Errors


New features and enhancements

  • Pipelines Tally and Joint Map Updater Utility

Resolved Issues

  • Incorrect joint map file details if updated during as-built process


New features and enhancements

  • Stakeout reporting now displays material thickness
  • Side slope staking

Resolved issues

  • LandXML files with multiple profile alignments
  • Missing survey method fields when using railroad terminology
  • Application errors


New features and enhancements

  • Trimble SX10 scanning total station support
  • Spectra Precision FOCUS 35 and FOCUS 30 total station support

Resolved Issues

  • Set out positions
  • Surface selection
  • Cross section icon
  • Appearance of icons on 10″ tablet
  • Application errors


New Hardware Supported

  • Spectra Precision FOCUS 35 and FOCUS 30 total station support

To install and run Trimble Access software version 2017.10, make sure your TSC3 data collector’s operating firmware is 3.0.3 and check that your Trimble Access warranty agreement valid September 1, 2017.

Click here to see the complete release notes for this version

 tsc2TSC2 support for Trimble Access 2017.00 NOT SUPPORTED!

Trimble Access version 2016.12 can be installed on Trimble TSC2 controllers that have a valid software waranty. As previously announced, the TSC2 controller is supported through to the end of 2016, but will not be supported in 2017.