Using It! - Show Command Prompts at the Cursor

We frequently suggest that people watch the command prompts in the status bar when learning new MicroStation based applications or techniques:

You can see these prompts at your cursor during any graphic operation by adding the following configuration variable to your User Configuration File (UCF):

MS_CURSORPROMPT = 1

With the following result:

This can be particularly helpful when using some of the more complex tools.

Your UCF will normally be in a similar location to:

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Bentley\MicroStation\10.0.0\prefs