Saved View Export to PDF
The Saved View widget now includes an option to export all saved views to a PDF for share and archive. The 'Export Saved Views' option is found in the additional options menu here:
Selecting this option will generate a PDF which includes all saved views in the review session along with related details for each view. This PDF can then be saved and shared as needed.
Issue Resolution Hyperlinks
Issues created in Design Review can now have Hyperlink attachments within the comments. The hyperlink can link to any external URL including ProjectWise, a shared drive, or another website. This hyperlinks will be accessible from the Issue comments panel for all users.
Spatial Classification for Reality Data
Users can now utilize Spatial classification to spatially partition a reality model…
Civil Quantities Measurements
A new measurement tool has been added that allows users to view the Civil Quantities of selected elements. This tool is found under the Civil tools menu:
The Civil Quantities tool allows the user to select one or more elements within the model and the tool will automatically total several values including Top Slope Area, Planer Area, Volume and Length.
The Version Compare capability has been enhanced with a new Element Overlay mode that allows users to more easily visualize physical changes in the model.
After opening the Element Comparison dialog the user now has the option to view the comparison as an overlay instead of the default side-by-side view. The overlay view includes a transparency slider that allows the user to slide between the before and after views to…
The Property Pane has been updated to better support viewing properties when multiple elements are selected.
When multiple elements are selected the property pane will now display in Information link in the top right corner:
Clicking this link will display a list of all of the selected elements:
From this list you can select the specific element to view its individual properties. The back arrow can be…
The Issue Resolution Panel has been updated with new styling and additional capabilities:
The Model Tree and Spatial Containment Tree have been updated to include Class Groupings within the hierarchy. Each element will now be grouped by class withing the tree to make it easy to see what class of elements are within a Model/Category. The Model Tree also includes a count of how many elements of each class are present.
The iTwin Hub is now available for all users at https://itwin.bentley.com. The iTwin Hub is a new portal experience for Bentley’s iTwin Services and provides easy access to iTwin workflows.
This initial release of the iTwin Hub focuses on iTwin Design Review and allows users to very easily access Projects and iModels and open them within iTwin Design Review.
In the coming months we will be expanding the iTwin Hub…
Several new features and improvements are now available in iTwin Design Review!
Data Visualization is now available in iTwin Design Review! This feature allows thematic display of property data in the iModel by coloring each unique value of the selected class and property.
This Feature is accessible from a new widget on the left side of the screen. From this widget, new data visualizations can be created…
The Visibility Tree has been updated with several improvements.
The Model Tree and Categories now include a search option that allows you to filter the tree based on the search criteria.
A new 'Stories' tree has been added that provides a view of all Stories available in the model based on your design.
The Saved Views widget has been updated to support grouping!
Saved View groups can now be shared and used to better organize the Saved Views on your project.'
All existing and new saved views will appear int he 'Ungrouped' group by default. Groups can be created for personal use or can be shared out with other project participants.
A new feature has been added to allow users to capture and download a PNG of the iTwin Design Review viewport.
This can be accessed from the menu at the top right of the app. The downloaded screenshot will include any sections, measurements and comments that have been added to the model.
New measurement tools and options have been added to iTwin Design Review!
The measure angle tool allows the user to measure an angle by selecting 3 points within the model:
The measure radius tool allows the user to measure a radius by selecting 3 points along an arc within the model:
All measurements that are taken within the model can be saved and shared with other…
Understanding change allows your reviews to be more effective as you can focus your efforts on the appropriate areas of the project. You can now compare a previous named version with your current session to visualize and inspect what has changed between the 2 version.
After selecting a version to compare the model will be color coded to display what has been added, modified removed or unchanged between the version. Each…
We have made several improvements and added new functionality to Design Review in November. In case you missed them here is a recap of the new functionality.
Understanding the location of issues in the model is very helpful in seeing problem areas or quickly finding the issues in your area of interest. We have now added issue markers which will appear in the view for any issue that has an element associated…
We are excited to announce some big changes we have made to our issue system that will dramatically improve the way you capture and manage issues in iTwin Design Review. Since the changes are quite extensive, we will break down the improvements into several sections.
We have changed the entry point for creating issues. Now when you select the issue button from our tool bar this will no longer create a…
Identifying areas of interest that you need to refer back to or share with team members is a critical part of any review workflow. We understand this and have recently made a series of improvements to our Saved View functionality to make it more useful for collaborating and conducting reviews. The 3 new features we have added to Saved Views are:
Is there a new feature or improvement to an existing feature you would like to see us work on? We have partnered with AHA, a third-party service, to create an ideas portal to submit, share and vote on suggestions to improve our iTwin Services. We love hearing your feedback and our Design Review team regularly review…