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The Global origin in MicroStation v8 XM is in the lower left corner but in MicroStation v8i is the center of the design file.
1- To know where the global origin is set in one file you have to Key-in GO=$ and a message as the image shows will come up.
2- If you want to know where exactly that point is located you have to draw a line and type “p” letter and we will write in absolute(x,y) 0,0 and a line will be drawn to 0,0 point.
3- If you reset the GO in XM is set to the lower left corner (to know the exact coordinate GO=$) but in V8i is set to the design file center.