• MicroStation SS3 Update 1 - New View Sync Option

    Whilst SS3 Update 1 is primarily a maintenance release, the new Synchronise Referenced Saved View by Presentation Only option is very useful and will offer a good return on the time invested in an update installation. (SS3 Update 1 will replace existing SS2 or SS3 versions.)

    WHAT IT DOES     

    Previously when a Saved View was placed in a reference, typically in a sheet file, modifying the position of the reference within…

    • Mon, Feb 11 2013
  • MicroStation - Grouping Part 1

    The quick and dirty method of grouping is to select a number of elements


     
    and press Ctrl + G:


     
    Which is fine until you want to make a change to the group, then the group has to be dropped using Ctrl + U. Once the changes are made select and press Ctrl + G to re-group. This is also fine in a simple example like this but, if the group is complex and amongst many other elements re-grouping can be time consuming.

    In terms of…

    • Fri, Feb 1 2013