How do you add new materials to a palette? I have some jpg's that I would like to add for woods and some for plastic laminates
Can someone please post a step by step process
Original Tip Date: Feb 18, 2005
Original Tip Date: Nov 13, 2006
Can there be an auto- save setting for Design history.
You set how often you want to save. Lets say every 15 minutes.
Microstation determines if any changes were made in that time and then commits the changes and then fills in the description with a…
Original Article Date: March 2007
Updated: December 2010
Contributed by Hilton Quinn, here’s a great tutorial discussing the AccuDraw Bump Toolsetting keyins to boost your productivity.
As you may know, you can use the AccuDraw shortcut…
How can I change all the models in a file to the same annotation scale at one time?
Better yet I would like to be able to select certain models in the model dialog and choose the desired scale.
Is there a way to achieve this or do I need to file a CR…
It seems the default setting for cap mode in the "Multi-line Partial Delete" command is "None". I am looking for a key-in that will change the capmode to "Active". Any ideas?
Last updated: January 1, 2015
What can I do if I have forgotten my username or password. What if I have registered but still cannot sign in? I have signed in to Communities before, but now cannot sign in I already logged in, why do I get logged off automatically…
I use Rotate View by Points fairly frequently. However, in a 3D file, most of the time all I want to do is rotate the view on the view's Z axis - basically the same as the command is used in a 2D file. Far too often, I need to be working with the…
Is there a way to delete all clips or masks of all reference files attached?
I know its a weird request. Here is why I ask I use a file that has multiple reference files. The next job is the same but a different plan.dgn
I go through and change the…
On editing text in a DGN drawing, MicroStation freezes, crashes and closes.
It happens on all text when using…
Original Tip Date: Oct 22, 2004
Original Tip Date: Jan. 14, 2004
!Warning - before changing config variables contact your admin! MicroStation Administrator Training is recommended to understand the hazards - You have been warned
KeyIn for all available MicroStation Configuration Variables
In Xm I saved some favorite characters in the word processor.
It looks like the file is "favoritessymbols.xml"
How do I get Vi to point to this file so I don't have to recreate it.
Or how do I import it?
I'd like to start an open source project on codeplex and develop the "RefRename.mvba" into a robust solution. There are a number of wrinkles to iron out with this idea, first and foremost is the ownership of the code and if Bentley would allow it…
I corrupted microstation somehow fooling with customizing menus.
I believe I had an netframework error. Anyway I uninstalled Micorstation and reinstalled it and I get the same error when starting up MS ss3
I love the new section tool. It would like to get it so if I cut through a cabinet and I can see all the different materials that would display if you cut a real cabinet.
The exterior may have a wood veneer but the cabinet is a…
Original Tip Date: October 2004
Updated: November 2011 - Tested and confirmed to work in MicroStation V8i SS2
This keyin script was posted to v8.general by Truels Wissneth and allows you to zoom in on elements that are…