• [PW - C#] How to get Datasource DisplayName Value?

    How to get Datasource DisplayName Value? I'm found only aaApi_GetDatasourceName function... Please, help me.
  • Bulk renaming files

    This may be similar to my other post, except that we have come to grips with the reality that (at least for now) we won't be able to change the names of versioned files. I have about 15000 files to rename, and I would like to automate the process to…
  • Copy Saved Searches from a Project to another with relative path changes

    I've found that aaApi_SQueryCopyByProject will copy Saved Searches from one Project to another Project. This works but doesn't do exactly what I would like. I was hoping there was an option for the copy to change the search parameters based upon where…
  • Copy Saved Searches with SDK

    In my current task, after creating a new rich project I create its underlying subfolders by copying them from one of our project templates using aaApi_CopyProjectWithHierarchy(). The process works fine except that the saved searches under the 'Global…
  • Custom - Renaming Expressions

    V8i I am trying to find information to enable the model name to be renamed with a number that is used as the drawing number in each sheet with a text substitution. I want to increment the number for the multi-sheet printout with print organizer…
  • Document name, File name and Description change on several thousand files

    Hi all! PW SDK 08.11.07.443 I have been requested to rename certain specific files that were imported into the ProjectWise system over a year ago. The scenario is this: Only files matching a specific file name format of "50XXXXXXXX.dgn" will…
  • Folder Permissions: aaApi_ApplyAccessControlList

    Hello I’m new to using Projectwise SDK and would like to change the permissions to a project and its folder structure using the SDK API. I understand the function to call is aaApi_ApplyAccessControlList. So far no luck. I believe this is due…
  • How a Managed Workspace Ends up in MicroStation

    Managed Workspaces is a new methodology for managing MicroStation workspaces in ProjectWise. Users can create and maintain their complete workspace configuration, workspace resources and standards in ProjectWise. I've been certifying Managed Workspaces…
  • MicroStation API VS2003 Example

    Hi Guys, I have found it extremely hard trying to find some sort of documentation regarding getting mdl to work in visual studio 2003.. Could someone please provide a very simple example visual studio project which will allow for both mdl…
  • PLEASE READ: MicroStation Programming forum best practices

    1. When including code in your post, please use the the SyntaxHighlighter, which is one of the tools in the "Advanced Reply Editor". 2. To let others know the MicroStation release and programming language being used without having to open the thread…
  • PW V8i SDK - AAHOOK_CHANGE_DOCUMENT_FILE not working as expected

    We have custom modules built for V8 2004 that we are now porting to V8i. The code works fine in V8 2004, and when recompiled in V8i doesn't report any error, but we've lost some functionality for no readily apparent reason. Specifically, we have…
  • Tracking element changes - as they happen?

    Hi guys, Is there a means of tracking the changes being made to an element as hey happen? ie, you click on the start point of a line, say, and as you move it, you get notified (cursor position, the element being changed etc). Is this possible? …
  • unmanaged workspace

    We have run into too many issues with managed workspaces that we are flirting with unmanaged workspaces. We have a handful of projects that are unmanaged. We have subfolders in these projects that we kept managed for subs & clients. I am trying to get…
  • Using the BDN Wizards in Visual Studio 2005 on Windows 7 64-bit

    After searching all over the BeCommunities site I found information that explained how to install the Wizards. The short description of what I did was: Unzip the Wizards, which yields the following folders: ControlFiles, MDLProjectWizard, MicroStation…
  • Using The ProjectWise API In VBA

    ProjectWise's API can be accessed via VBA, allowing you to extend applications beyond the desktop. If you need to work with data that is stored in ProjectWise in your corporate environment, you can automate many tasks just by using VBA and the ProjectWise…
  • Visual Studio compiling

    I am trying to get Visual Studio 2010 Express working with compiling the 'basic' sample. I did this by copying the sample files into a new VS DLL project and removed the existing files. I turned off precompiled headers (because of the errors the stdafx…
  • Visual studio project type for ProjectWise API

    I am planning to develop a custom ProjectWise API using C++ in Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 and am having trouble determining which "Project Type" to create. The API will be called from another application and passed a parameter which will search ProjectWise…
  • VS 2008 & MicroStation API

    Hi All, I'm trying to get started with the MicroStationAPI. I think I've read all that there is to read about the API now! I'm a little confused, when I create my MFC DLL project in VS2008, there is no DllMain which supposedly should have…
  • Want help to read I-model files using SDK

    Hi Everyone, I want to read Imodel(i.dgn ) files using MicrostationAPI functions. Can anyone please provide the help. I am new to use this SDK. My aim is to create a c++ project to read the i.dgn files. so i am asking help using microstation APIS NOT…
  • What version of C++

    What version of C++ (M$ Visual C++ 6.0) is required to create a native Win32 application to interface with Ustn V8i via. mdl?