Use the CONCAT function in Excel to create a combined cell of the three columns of coordinates. The format of the point coordinates must be X,Y,Z then copy the entire column to clipboard. Switch to AutoCAD and launch the MULTIPLE POINTS command, and paste the copied coordinates.

## How do I import coordinates into AutoCAD?

**Import via Script**

- Download the attached SCR file.
- Open it in a text editor such as Notepad.
- After the first line, add the X, Y, Z coordinate list of the points.
- Save and close the file.
- Open a drawing in AutoCAD.
- Drag and drop the SCR file into the AutoCAD model view window.

## How do I plot data from Excel to AutoCAD?

**How to import survey data from a spreadsheet (XLS, CSV…) into AutoCAD**

- Open the spreadsheet in Excel (or any spreadsheet tool).
- Highlight the cells containing the coordinates (skip the headers) from the top of the spreadsheet to the bottom.
- Right click on the cells and select Copy.

## How do you import XYZ coordinate data from Excel to AutoCAD?

**Importing coordinates using excel formula**

- Feed the X, Y, Z Coordinates of the Point in the Command Bar.
- Click anywhere in the drawing area and an AutoCAD point Object will be created at that particular point.

## How do I import XY data into AutoCAD?

**How do you plot Northing and Easting coordinates in AutoCAD?**

- Click Home tab Draw panel Line drop-down Create Line By Northing/Easting Find.
- Enter a northing value.
- Enter an easting value. …
- Continue to enter northing and easting values to define the line segments.

## How do I import a survey into AutoCAD?

In Toolspace, on the Survey tab, right**-click a network.**

**Click Import Import Point File**. Browse to the file you want to import and click Open. Make any necessary changes to the Import Point File settings and click OK.

## How do I import Excel data into AutoCAD Civil 3D?

**How to import point data from Excel into Civil 3D**

- Save the Excel file to CSV file format.
- Open the CSV file with a text editor (like Notepad++): …
- In Civil 3D, make sure the Civil 3D workspace is enabled.
- From the Insert ribbon, Import menu, select the Points from File option.

## How do I import coordinates from Excel to Google Earth?

**Import spreadsheet data**

- On your computer, open Google Earth Pro.
- Click File. …
- Browse to the location of the CSV file and open it.
- In the box that appears, next to Field Type, choose Delimited.
- Next to Delimited, choose Comma.
- Use the preview pane to ensure your data has imported correctly and click Next.

## How do I get XYZ coordinates in AutoCAD?

**How do you show coordinates?**

- Click Home tab Utilities panel ID Point. Find.
- Click the location that you want to identify. The X,Y,Z coordinate values are displayed at the Command prompt. With object snaps turned on, you can select an object and see the coordinates for a feature such as an endpoint, midpoint, or center.

## How do I import XYZ coordinates from Excel to Civil 3D?

**Follow these steps:**

- Save the Excel file to CSV file format.
- Open the CSV file with a text editor (like Notepad++): …
- In Civil 3D, make sure the Civil 3D workspace is enabled.
- From the Insert ribbon, Import menu, select the Points from File option.

## How do I draw a line with coordinates in AutoCAD?

**Using Specific Coordinates**

- Click Home tab > Draw panel > Line. Find.
- Type the coordinate value for the first point by typing the X value, a comma, then the Y value, for example 1.65,4.25.
- Press the Spacebar or Enter.
- Do one of the following: …
- Press the Spacebar or Enter.

## What is the coordinate system in AutoCAD?

AutoCAD Coordinate Systems. AutoCAD allows you to define the placement of a point using two different coordinate systems. The **Cartesian (rectangular) Coordinate System** uses the “x” distance (left/right) and the “y” distance (up/down).