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    • Wed, Dec 3 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Create 2D Plans from 3D Geometry within a Building Workflow

    Looking for ways to save time and money, reduce errors, and be more productive? “ Create 2D Plans from 3D Geometry within a Building Workflow ” demonstrates basic 3D navigation and modeling and shows how to easily create 2D plans from those models. Generate 2D drawings with enough details to determine if the structure can be built Watch how changes in your design can be automatically replicated to the section...
    • Wed, Dec 3 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Generating Roadway Annotation: Plan and Section Labeling

    Using a workflow that a typical civil designer would use, the “ Generating Roadway Annotation: Plan and Section Labeling ” course shows best practices for optimizing drawing production workflows by teaching methods to embellish a set of roadway plans. Roadway annotation tools, including: text, dimensions, labels, patterns and hatching are used to communicate pertinent information and design intent. To view...
    • Wed, Nov 26 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Working with Geographic Data

    Learn how to incorporate geographic shape data in your mapping projects with “Working with Geographic Data” . Geographic shape data provides valuable information to enhance mapping projects. With shapefile support in MicroStation this data may be “reused” without the need to be recreated, thereby, increasing efficiency while reducing project costs. To take this course or explore other courses...
    • Wed, Nov 26 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Creating Workspaces

    MicroStation offers extensive configuration options that allow administrators to customize their MicroStation environment to standardize and improve workflows and processes. In the “Creating Workspaces” course, you will learn how to create and edit configuration file(s) to streamline workflows, deliver CAD standards, and ensure consistency across projects and between project participants. To take this course...
    • Wed, Nov 26 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Why Hypermodels? What Benefit do you Get from the Building Side?

    “Why Hypermodels? What Benefit do you Get from the Building Side?” This course answers that question. Hypermodels provide the ability to display the relationship between 2D documentation and the 3D model, saving time and reduces costly changes by verifying that models are adequately documented to ensure proper construction. Hypermodels provide a visual display of what parts of the model are being documented...
    • Wed, Nov 19 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Why Add Bentley iWare Applications to Your Team's Tools?

    “ Why Add Bentley iWare Applications to Your Team's Tools?” Here’s just a few reasons to learn more: iWare is free software that extends Bentley’s products and services to support unprecedented information mobility The new iWare Apps save time and promote interoperability with the reuse of existing data With iWare you can share information across both the infrastructure lifecycle and project...
    • Wed, Nov 19 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Configurations, DGNLibs, and Workspaces: Putting It All Together

    Learn to exploit the powerful capabilities of MicroStation in “ Configurations, DGNLibs, and Workspaces: Putting It All Together ” and create optimal configurations for users and projects. Learn how to "redirect" MicroStation to a set of network resources by creating and locating a network redirect configuration file Harness the power of design libraries (DGNLib) to efficiently deliver CAD...
    • Wed, Nov 19 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Latest in MicroStation SELECTseries 3 in a Civil Project Workflow

    Civil users looking for a comprehensive overview of MicroStation’s tool sets and capabilities in a civil project workflow should look at the “ Latest in MicroStation SELECTseries 3 in a Civil Project Workflow “ course. With 22 lectures (ranging from 2 minutes to 14 minutes in length) every civil user will find something to meet their needs and enhance their productivity. Enrich the quality of your design...
    • Wed, Nov 12 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Sheet, Drawing, or Design: Deciding Which One to Use

    Capitalize on MicroStation’s powerful capabilities to enhance and streamline the process of producing deliverables for your civil project. From design, drawing and sheet models to design-to-sheet workflows, optimize your projects, organize your designs and save time and money by discovering the differences and similarities of these models. Easily create a 2D section of your 3D design by cutting sections, creating...
    • Wed, Nov 12 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Latest in MicroStation V8i SELECTseries 3 Within a Geo Project Workflow

    Users looking for a comprehensive overview of MicroStation’s Geospatial tool set and capabilities need only look to the “ Latest in MicroStation V8i SELECTseries 3 within a Geo Project Workflow ” course. With 22 lectures (ranging from 2 minutes to 13 minutes in length) every user will find something to meet their needs and enhance their productivity. Enrich the quality of your design work with the many...
    • Thu, Nov 6 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Visualize Terrain with Display Styles

    Become more productive and provide faster display of complex civil models when you “Visualize Terrain With Display Styles” by combining the render mode, settings and optional overrides. MicroStation's display engine can enable your civil project team to thematically visualize their terrain models and acquire the skills to take advantage of MicroStation's simulation capabilities. Realize the potential...
    • Thu, Nov 6 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Easily Leverage Raster Data within Your Geo-Based Project

    In “Easily Leverage Raster Data within Your Geo-Based Project” learn how raster data can be incorporated within civil design projects. Features include: Attaching aerial photos as background references Resizing images to fit design project geometry Utilizing imagery from Google Earth Draping imagery over terrain to provide a richer environment for use in visualization
    • Wed, Nov 5 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Incorporate Project Explorer into Everything You Do Within a Civil Workflow

    Have you ever been frustrated when you have to search through many files to get to the right model, and view? Do you want to get to your data faster and build higher quality designs? If yes, then learn how to Incorporate Project Explorer into Everything You Do Within a Civil Workflow . Think of Project Explorer as a hyper-linked table of contents to your project data: Organize and manage your project data with hierarchical...
    • Tue, Nov 4 2014

    The Latest and Greatest from YII 2014: Including MicroStation CONNECT Edition!

    CONNECT Edition – Big News!The second day of the 2014 Year in Infrastructure Conference has officially concluded in London, but there’s so much to look back on! Throughout yesterday’s Media Day, several exciting announcements were made. First and foremost, Bentley was pleased to unveil MicroStation CONNECT Edition and its common environment for comprehensive project delivery. The CONNECT Edition will...
    • Thu, Oct 30 2014

    Leveraging GIS Data - LEARN Course featured in Road and Site Design Community

    MicroStation Community members interested in learning more about the Featured LEARN Course: Leveraging GIS Data in a MicroStation and OpenRoads Environment can visit the Road and Site Design Community.
    • Thu, Oct 30 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Printing the Plan Set Using Print Organizer

    Single sheet printing is far from productive on a medium or large job. Take “Printing the Plan Set Using Print Organizer” to: Improve the speed and quality of your deliverables – both hardcopy and electronic Save time and resources by creating work packages consisting of easy to manage sets of drawings Organize and manage plot sets and settings to enforce project standards Save money by generating high...
    • Thu, Oct 30 2014

    "Sneak Peek" Video added to Featured LEARN Course: Easy Ways to Customize MicroStation

    Learning how to customize MicroStation is a great way to manage your time and productivity. In the new “Easy Ways to Customize MicroStation” course from Bentley, you will learn how to keep your favorite tools close at hand and share work and knowledge across team members using similar tools for shared workflows. Most importantly, customizing your user experience will make MicroStation easier to use. To see...
    • Wed, Oct 29 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Civil AccuDraw, MicroStation AccuDraw or Both?

    Produce accurate, precision drawings faster than ever before! Leverage your existing knowledge of MicroStation AccuDraw and learn when to incorporate Civil AccuDraw – a civil-specific precision drafting tool that anticipates the user’s intent and streamlines the drafting process by supporting civil-specific drafting conventions. Take “Civil AccuDraw, MicroStation AccuDraw, or Both?” to fully realize...
    • Wed, Oct 29 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Productivity Enhancements

    “Productivity Enhancements” flourish in this MicroStation course that teaches new drawing production innovations to speed design tasks and simplify workflows. Learn to create 2D and 3D designs with ease working with the extensive collection of new and enhanced production drafting tools such as Copy Parallel, Move to Contact, and Trim to Element. To view this course and others in the same Learning Path, click...
    • Thu, Oct 23 2014

    "Sneak Peek" at Featured LEARN Course "Locate Geometry in the Correct Place on Earth"

    (Please visit the site to view this video) "Locate Geometry in the Correct Place on Earth" is for anyone who uses a variety of geographic coordinate systems or works with data from multiple sources & file formats. This course will help you resolve the challenges of diverse content integration, making your project data more valuable, and removing doubt in the accuracy of the data. In “Locate Geometry...
    • Wed, Oct 22 2014

    More Featured LEARN Courses for MicroStation in Visualization and 3D Imaging and Point Cloud Communities

    Users of MicroStation's specialized tools and software may be interested in these focused courses: Featured LEARN Course: Civil Visualization in MicroStation V8i (SELECTseries 3) – English Featured LEARN Course: Working with Raster Data and Image Processing
    • Tue, Oct 21 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Traffic Animation V8i (SELECTseries 3) – English

    Do you find the creation of traffic animations both time and labor intensive? Want to learn time-saving tips? If so, Bentley’s “Traffic Animation V8i (SELECTseries 3)” course is for you. Learn a streamlined workflow for producing high quality, compelling traffic animations quickly and easily! Is your roadway already modeled? Discover the simple next step to animate vehicles moving along the roadway...
    • Tue, Oct 21 2014

    Featured LEARN Course: Using Terrain in MicroStation

    Training with Bentley’s “Using Terrain in MicroStation” course will show you how to enhance your MicroStation based project by leveraging other data types such as LandXML. Display high points or low points and label contours, all within MicroStation and never duplicate project data by displaying the surface thematically or as contours or triangles. To take this course or explore other learning opportunities...
    • Tue, Oct 21 2014

    "Sneak Peek" Video added to Featured LEARN Course: Producing Project Deliverables - Creating the Plan Set

    (Please visit the site to view this video)Are you a MicroStation user interested in enhancing your Civil Project skill set? If so, then take a look at one of Bentley’s newest courses, “Producing Project Deliverables - Creating the Plan Set” . In this course you will learn how to: Improve and streamline the process of creating your project plan set — from design composition to the sheet composition...
    • Wed, Sep 24 2014

    Check Out This Sneak Peek of Bentley's Popular MicroStation Course!

    We’re excited to announce a new 3-minute preview that offers a brief and informative look at our popular MicroStation course, Create 2D Plans from 3D Geometry Civil Workflow. Built from the ground up with the civil designer in mind, this course introduces productivity-enhancing workflows that will help you quickly advance your 2D and 3D skills. You will learn how to: Construct a hammerhead pier...