• Revit 2012 Integration

    This week Bentley released an add-in module to allow for ProjectWise integration with Revit 2012, both 32-bit and 64-bit, including Revit Architecture, Structure, and MEP.


    This follows the previous releases of integration modules for Office 2010 (32-bit only) and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010 for 64-bit operating systems. 

    Any of these…

  • Which user to use for ProjectWise Automated Services inside of ProjectWise?

    A lot of ProjectWise Administrators may be unclear which user to use inside of ProjectWise while configuring/running ProjectWise Automated Services such as Full Text/Thumbnails/File Properties/Distribution Services.  In fact a lot of ProjectWise Administrators use an Active Directory account that has been synchronized into ProjectWise or their own ProjectWise Administrator account.  This in fact is not the best way to configure…

  • You can't copy files out of ProjectWise?

    You can't copy files out of ProjectWise? Last Error 55042: The File Operation could not be completed because the server copy of the file is being accessed by another user? 

    No one is accessing the file.  Virus scan is turned off and all ProjectWise permissions appear to be accurate. You've checked the storage location, database and can open the files in the dms folder.  What is going on?

    Check the permission on…

  • After Installation ProjectWise SS3 under Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard x64 + Service Pack 1 user cannot create datasource

    An error dialog appears after 'New Datasource...' menu item selection in PW Administrator: 'You will not be able to modify global ProjectWise Integration Server properties on 'NAME' because the following error occured: Your Windows account does not have permission to make server configuration file changes'.

    The following ProjectWise SS3 components were installed with System Administrator permissions…

  • Streamline your Advanced Wizard for quick Imports !

    Try reducing document creation features from the Advanced Document Creation Wizard Properties for faster drag and drops.

        You can skip the Select a template page as this sometimes slows down or confuses Users that don’t need to use a template, or are concerned with filling the cache up with templates, as it adds the current document you are creating to the “most recent used templates”.

        You can access…