• [OR SS4] Is there a way to get terrain contours and contour labels to DGN text and lines?

    Hello, I've used the fence file to get the contours to a separate file, but they are still part of the terrain. If I drop the terrain, I get the contours, but all the contour text disappears. How do I get contour labels into a basic 2d dgn? Export to…
  • [OR] Detailed Examples of Survey Linking Codes (and More) Needed

    Coming into Ss3 from InRoads, we have had a fixed set of linking (control) codes for a long time and when new codes were added, the help file was enhanced to include examples with images. The Survey tools of Ss3 really need to address this in depth…
  • Alternative approach to Corridor/Template Design - 3D Linear Method

    Fellow Engineers, Modelers, Bentley Operators, etc. Last year in July 2017 at the 9th International Visualization In Transportation Symposium I presented an abstract detailed an alternative approach to working with Corridor/template design. This approach…
  • Civil Cell: Valid for Placement Setting

    Product(s): InRoads, MX, GEOPAK Version(s): 08.11.09+ Area: Civil Cells Original Author: Jacquelyn Pettus, Bentley Technical Support Group Question: Under the properties for my Civil Cell it says "Valid for Placement…
  • Civil Geometry Manipulators - Civil Accudraw and Snap Input

    The inputs from Civil Accudraw can be persisted onto the intelligence of the geometry elements. You must lock BOTH Civil Accudraw ordinates and then the input from Accudraw is automatically persisted onto the point. In the following video: I…
  • DTM load default settings

    I read on an earlier thread that you can use the variable GPK_LEVEL_SET_BYLEVELS = 1 to set all symbology to be level. I have not had any success with this variable. I'm using 08.11.07.229. I have checked both the pattern lines dialog box and the DTM…
  • Getting Windows Installer Preparing to install... message when accessing various InRoads commands

    Product(s): InRoads Version(s): 08.11.07+,08.11.09+ Area: Various Problem: When I access several commands (Create Profile, Annotate Profile, Survey Fieldbook, View/Edit Regression Points, etc...) a "Windows Installer" window…
  • How to check out licenses for offline machines

    What is the purpose of this information? For extended offline scenarios beyond the offline period of products (i.e. usually seven days), Subscription Entitlement Service provides the capability to reserve, or check out, licenses. Computers with…
  • How to display the V8i style Tasks dialog in MicroStation CONNECT Edition through Update 12

    Product: MicroStation Version: CONNECT Edition through Update 12 (version 10.12.00.40) Environment: Windows 64 bit Area: Configuration Subarea: User Preferences Problem How to display the…
  • Item Types - Properties - MicroStation

    How can I detach a specific Item Type from an element How to attach an Item to an Element How to attach Item Type to a Reference file How to change the background color of the Text Field for Item type (Item label) How to create a Custom Property…
  • Migration Utilities

    Product(s): OpenRoads Designer Version(s): See below: Area: Workspace Version: 10.08.xx.xx and 10.09.xx.xx Migration Utilities - 2020 R3 (10.09.00.xx) The following link contains the download for the Migration Utility…
  • Open Roads Survey for InRoads Survey Users Guide

    This is a desperately needed manual! The more I play with this, the more I am convinced that I will never switch to Open Roads! Can you hear my frustration? I'm going on a rant. You can join me or ignore me. I just need to vent a little. Now I am…
  • OpenRoads Glossary of Terms

    Product(s): InRoads, MX, GEOPAK Version(s): 08.11.09+ Area: Basic Settings Original Author: Bentley Technical Support Group 2D Point Feature Contains no elevation (Z). 2D Point Features are defined and…
  • OpenRoads Terminology

    Product(s): InRoads, MX, GEOPAK Version(s): 08.11.09+ Area: Basic Settings Original Author: Jacquelyn Pettus, Bentley Technical Support Group Dialog Box: Heads-Up Display: Tool Settings Dialog: Context…
  • Parabolic superelevation in Geopak or Roadway Designer

    I'm trying to see if we can make Geopak create a parabolic superelevation. We are doing a project that is utilizing TxDOT roadway criteria and TxDOT requires a parabolic superlevation transition. Here is a link to the exhibit that shows what I'm talking…
  • Road and Site Design - Wikis

    Support Clips, TechNotes & FAQs OpenRoads Designer OpenRoads ConceptStation OpenRail Designer OpenSite Designer OpenRoads Navigator Drainage and Utilities OpenRoads SignCAD
  • SS3 Power InRoads – Terrain Conflicting Points Report

    Question: I am using the Terrain Conflicting Points Report dialog (please see screen capture below). The conflicts have a padlock which does not allow me to make changes to the elevations from this dialog. When I right click to change the elevations…
  • The New-and-improved Be Communities

    Here are just some of the things that are included with the new-and-improved Be Communities: Search There is now more prominence and improvements to the site's search. The search field is located closer to “the action” on the home page as well on…
  • Troubleshooting Custom Workspaces in InRoads

    Product(s): InRoads Version(s): 08.11.07+ Area: General Problem: InRoads will not start when using a custom workspace or InRoads launches but is missing certain tasks/menus/functions. Possible Solutions: When using…