Creating or opening a project in the MicroStation integrated mode

  Applies To 
  Product(s): WaterGEMS, SewerGEMS, CivilStorm, StormCAD, PondPack, SewerCAD, HAMMER, WaterCAD
  Version(s): CONNECT Edition, V8i
  Environment:  MicroStation
  Area:  General
  Original Author: Mark Pachlhofer, Bentley Technical Support Group


How do you create a new file or open an existing file in the MicroStation integrated version of a OpenFlows product such as StormCAD?


When attempting to lay out elements in a new DGN, the following error occurs:

"The current model does not contain a hydraulic model. Please use New or Attach Existing on <product name> Project menu prior to running other <product name> commands."


1. Open the "...for Microstation" shortcut. See this article for troubleshooting and this article for version compatibility.

2. Create a new DGN file or open an existing one

3. From the OpenFlows product menu, go to Project > Attach New... or Attach Existing...

See Also

What is the workflow for using ProjectWise with MicroStation for the hydraulics and hydrology products?

Trying to attach an existing .STC file in StormCAD for Microstation and the file doesn't appear in the folder location

Troubleshooting Microstation Integration

How do I lay out an element a certain distance or angle from another element in the hydraulics and hydrology products for Microstation?