The following table contains frequently asked questions related to the "Bentley Map Mobile Publisher" releases:
Downloads of Bentley Map Mobile Publisher are available from the following location:
Available here is the "Bentley Map Mobile Publisher" online documentation.
** Installs only the Bentley Map Mobile Converter command line application.
What is the Bentley Map Mobile Converter application and can it be used to automate the production of Bentley Map Mobile i-models?
The "Converter" is the only option to create i-models from OpenCities Map CONNECT Edition data and files. The "Publisher" GUI was not ported from V8i to the CONNECT edition.
You must successfully "Sign In" to Bentley Map Mobile on the start-up screen shown below to see your data, otherwise only the sample data file will be visible.
Bentley Map Mobile is free to download but requires a Bentley CONNECT login for use.
Higher resolution raster can be generated during the Bentley Map Mobile Publisher process by setting the…
MS_RASTER_DOWNSAMPLING_PREFSIZE_FORIMODEL=5 (default value)
…configuration variable to a number such as 10, 20 or higher (maximum 4095) and then republishing the data set. Please note that increasing this value can create significantly larger i-models which will have a direct impact on the first time you attempt to open the file in Bentley Map Mobile, due to the increased data that must be initially uncompressed.
The expiry date can be defined for the Bentley Map Mobile Publisher process by setting either of the following configuration variables:
MAPMOBILEPUBLISHER_EXPIRY_DATE=3/31/2015 (defines explicit expiry date, default value "None")
MAPMOBILEPUBLISHER_EXPIRES_IN=28 (computes expiry date equal to today + 28 days)
Note: When both configuration variables are defined the explicit date value defined with MAPMOBILEPUBLISHER_EXPIRY_DATE takes precedence. When neither configuration variable is defined the published Bentley Map Mobile .imodel will have no expiry date.