• ProjectWise Full Text Search - Separating the Wheat from the Chaff

    As you may know, ProjectWise leverages the Microsoft Indexing Service to provide full text search capabilities. There are many benefits to this approach, and far too many to discuss here. However one worth mentioning is the ability to filter out words that provide no value in text searches. In other words, we will not likely ever search for all files containing small words like "we", "the", "it", etc., so why include…

  • ProjectWise V8i (SELECTseries 2) released

    ProjectWise V8i (SELECTseries 2) along with the rest of the Collaboration products (InterPlot, PW Navigator, and MicroStation) are now available for download and commercial use from the Software Download page in the CONNECTION Center.

    This release has a great mix of new capabilities (like PW Dependency Services, PDx Dynamic Review Services and SharePoint 2010), along with fixes and enhancements certain to attract existing…

  • Hey, Where are my references?

    Hi All,

    We encountered this with a few users though it would be a good share; In ProjectWise 08.11.xx we added support for reference set synchronization to use the xml.   User is upgrading ProjectWise Explorer from 08.09.xx to 08.11.xx with master files checked out/copied out on that workstation.  When the user upgrades with the master files checked out the xml file does not exist in the working directory (deleted state…

  • Where did it go? Links to ProjectWise resources on Be Communities

    In the efforts of upgrading our site you may have gone to one of your bookmarks and wondered what happened? Where some did it go”?

    Don’t worry, we haven’t lost anything yet.  

    Try here http://communities.bentley.com/products/projectwise/f/147/t/42261.aspx

    If you’re looking for something such as ProjectWise Users Group Community or a Jo West’s Blog try the much improved search feature. It…

  • ProjectWise and High Latency Environments



    Due to  the nature of high latency networks there are some optional settings in both PWAdmin and the user mcm.cfg that can be changed to help improve performance in ProjectWise. 

    PLEASE keep in mind that these settings are just suggestions and should be left to the discretion of your PW Administrator. 

    Can be used in ProjectWise 08.09.04.xx versions and above

    PW Admin –You can turn on these items on under User Properties…

  • Save Time Finding and Accessing Information

    Did you know that SELECTSupport has Technotes and FAQs written by our own very own TSG ProjectWise Support Team? 

    It's in the "new" ProjectWise Wiki. 


    Our content is catagorized and the searching tool makes it much easier to find information when you need it.  If you're upgrading shortly or looking to upgrade in the future…