Trimble Field Points Subscription License installation through Trimble Installation Manager

Step 1: Download and Install Trimble Installation Manager (TIM)

Use the link Below to download the Trimble Installation Manager (TIM)
Select “TIM for Windows – Online” and run the installer.

Step 2: Installing Trimble Field Points (TFP) Subscription License

Once you have installed and launched TIM, please follow the instructions to install the Field Points software onto your PC. Be sure to select the Controller options in the menu on the left to see the controller specific software that you can install through TIM.

  1. Select the ‘Show all’ option.
  2. Select the ‘Trimble Field Points’ button. (DO NOT SELECT THE TFP RLM VERSION)
  3. Using the drop down carrot to select the desired version of Trimble Field Points.
    • Note: The version number at the start will match the Version date of the software that TFP integrates with.
  4. Toggling the check boxes, choose if you want to install for AutoCAD, Revit or Both.
    • TFP now also works with ARES CAD which is a mainly European based software solution. You will want to deselect the install for ARES before proceeding unless you own that software.
  5. Once you have made your appropriate selections click the ‘Install’ button.
    • Note: The appropriate versions of AutoCAD and Revit will need to be installed on your PC prior to this action.

The screenshot below shows the Version for 2022 Autodesk software in the highlighted in the #3 box. If you expand the selection box you will see other versions of TFP that work with older versions of Autodesk software. TFP is available to install for the three (3) latest version of Autodesk Software.

Trimble Field Points: Moving License

To move your TFP license you will need to provide the BP Partners Support team the license location information of the server/computer that is currently running the software as well as the information for the new server/computer that the license is being moved to.

Please review the attached documents if you need help accessing your current and new license server/computer information.

Here’s how to retrieve the RLM License File to share with BP Partners Support

If you License File is not in your local computers folders as shown above refer to the following to verify where your license for TFP is pointing to access the txt file that has to be sent to support.

If you run in to any issues seeing the folders and files mentioned in the above documents please refer to the following steps to make the folders and files visable.