How to remap element attributes to remove bylevel, but maintain effective value.
1. Start a new remap table.2. Open "Color" tab.3. Add ["color number"] (in brackers) to the "Color" column (the brackets are required).4. Add "color number" to "V8outputcolor" column on the same line as the previously added color in step #3.5. Repeat for every color desired to remove "bylevel" setting from.6. Switch to "Style" tab and repeat steps 1-5.7. Switch to "Weight" tab and repeat steps 1-5.Example:Color V8outputcolor 1 2 3Note 1 : open optional columns to further filter what will be remapped.
Note 2 : For MicroStation J files : Saving to v7 and back to v8 DGN may result incorrect results. Use this VBA macro which drops all ByLevel to fixed attributes -http://communities.bentley.com/products/microstation/m/microstation_gallery/270663
or save to v7 and back to v8 DGN. But for some files result would not be correct.
or use this VBA macro which drops all ByLevel to fixed attributes - communities.bentley.com/.../270663