How to make multiple elements snappable
Product: MicroStation V8.1Area: Selection
Use MVBA example "Elementsetesnapprop"This example illustrates how to scan all elements and set the snappable property.It includes a command for all elements (without nested elements) and a command for changing the snappable property including nested elements of complex elements.Install elementSetSnapProp.mvba on a directory pointed by MS_VBASEARCHDIRECTORIES, e.g. \program files\bentley\workspace\standards\vba\To make all elements in a dgn file snappable, start with the key-in:vba load setSnappable; vba run mainTo make all elements in a dgn file snappable including nested elements of complex elements like cells, enter the key-in: vba load setSnappable; vba run setSnappableComplexWith this key-in all elements of a point cell become snappable.
Notes:-This is only an example and not a supported application. Use at own risk.
Optional:-There is a 3rd party application on askinga site (http://www.askinga.com/tip.asp?TipID=440)