• New in MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 16.1 – Placement Points, Cells, and Text

    Placement Points

    Placement points are now also available for Graphic and Shared cells.

    You will see a new setting added to the View Attributes dialog, Presentation section for Placement Points. This global setting controls the visibility of placement…

  • New in MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 16.1 – Parametric Modeling

    MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 16.1 is a minor release of MicroStation focusing more on bug fixes, performance, and stability. An extensive list of bugs is fixed in this update and minor but crucial enhancements, mostly driven by user requests, have…

  • MS CE U14 - Speed

    Just installed U14.

    Loading files and general responsiveness is feeling pretty snappy.

    Well done, team Bentley...!

  • Creating Title block with Item type + EC Expression +Texts

    In this Blog, we will show you how you can create title blocks with Connected Project and Workset/Workspace properties using item types.

    By following the steps here below we will create an example title block with the required text fields driven by Item…

  • Excel and Item Type Integration

    MicroStation CONNECT Edition has introduced a feature (General Access Technology Preview Feature in Update 11 and Commercial Release in Update 12) which allows user to export and import Item Type's data in Excel format(.xlsx). This feature is accessible…

  • Like V8i? You’ll Love CONNECT – Side by Side: The MicroStation CONNECT Edition and MicroStation V8i

    You like MicroStation V8i, but…   

    MicroStation V8i has been in use since it was first released in November of 2008, effectively serving the Bentley user community for many years. It has evolved to become a proven and stable platform, considered…

  • Like V8i? You’ll Love CONNECT – Annotations from Item Types

    You like MicroStation V8i, but…

    MicroStation V8i allowed elements to be “tagged” with non-graphical data using Tags that were stored in Tag Sets. The Tag Data could then be used for generating simple reports but did not provide the ability to…

  • RE: [Connect U11] Contraining an extrusion along a path

    I'm a big fan of the 'here is a way that works' school. There may be others but this works.

  • CE U11 - tech preview cells

    Just wanted to post some positive feedback for once. 

    Been playing around with the new cell perforators/Associate offset and named presentation tech previews and have found them to be quite brilliant and really extend the usefulness of functional components…

  • RE: display rules not working on grouped elements?

    I've only just updated to U10 ! :)

    U11 brings some nice features (and some bix fixes are important too), so it's worth to move to the latest version in my opinion :-)

    Regards,

      Jan

  • Creating a Parametric Steel Section

    Since the old STEEL MDL application is not supported in MicroStation CONNECT Edition, you can use advanced Parametric Modeling features to create steel sections as per your requirements. In this blog, we will create a parametric steel C-Section cell as…

  • A big thank you to Tech. Support

    We had a MicroStation problem this morning where the display looked terrible and was stopping the user from working.I logged an ST with Tech Support with the automated response coming in at 09.45. At 10.35 I received a response from Support with a solution…