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Roadway design files (RDF) - CAiCE file descriptions

General instructions

  • Each self-extracting compressed file contains one or more standard roadway design CAiCE data files.
  • Extracted files intended for use in CAiCE Visual Transportation 10. Visual Transportation 10 is not supported on Windows 95/98/ME. You must be running Windows NT 4, 2000, or XP.

Internet Explorer browsers, click on file to start the extraction process.

Files should extract into the TEMP directory by default. You will have the option of extracting the files into any directory you choose by overtyping the target path.

Firefox browsers, click on file to start the extraction process.

Files should extract into the TEMP directory by default. You will have the option of extracting the files into any directory you choose by overtyping the target path.

Netscape browsers, click on file to download. Then, in File Manager or Explorer, double-click on downloaded file to start extraction process.

Note - Files must be located in the exact directories listed below to be used by CAiCE.

Files are intended for use in CAiCE Visual Transportation 10. Install location values surrounded by '%' indicate a CAiCE system variable. Detailed descriptions of executable files can be found in the Readme.txt file within each *.exe file.

File name File size Description Last updated
kc-autoload.exe 240 KB WisDOT survey toolbox June 19, 2009
kc-caice.exe 64 KB Font and color tables Sept. 15, 2005
kc-cell.exe 656 KB Topographic cell libraries July 7, 2008
kc-dgn.exe 136 KB MicroStation conversion tables June 19, 2009
kc-ewclass.exe 64 KB Earthwork classification tables Feb. 24, 2004
kc-flexfmt.exe 68 KB Text format translator tables Oct. 30, 2001
kc-ftb.exe 1.9 MB Feature tables that control point and line symbology June 19, 2009
kc-gml.exe 868 KB Geometric Modeling Language (GML) fragment files Sept. 15, 2005
kc-inifiles.exe 196 KB .ini files that control program and project settings July 7, 2008
kc-masks.exe 76 KB Sheet mask files Sept. 15, 2004
kc-optfiles.exe 120 KB .opt Option files July 7, 2008
kc-seed.exe 260 KB MicroStation seed files July 7, 2008
kc-super.exe 160 KB Super elevation transition and runoff tables June 19, 2009
kc-table.exe 148 KB Tables that control alignment, profile, and other settings June 19, 2009
kc-tugboats.exe 432 KB Tugboat automation macros June 29, 2006
kc-vbalib.exe 10.4 MB Fragments and custom macros June 19, 2009
kc-vrfrags.exe 7.9 MB Fragment files Nov. 23, 2005

Disclaimer: Although the material in the roadway design Web pages has been tested by the Roadway Development Section, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation as to the accuracy of the material in these pages, nor shall the fact of distribution constitute any such warranty, and responsibility is not assumed by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in connection therewith.

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Last modified: June 19, 2010

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