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Automatically Update Spreadsheet Links Every Time Microstation Files Are Opened
Automatically Update Spreadsheet Links Every Time Microstation Files Are Opened
One of the problems that MicroStation users face is that MicroStation's LiveLinks software often does not automatically update spreadsheet or word processing data when a MicroStation file [in which this data is linked] is opened. The data is not automatically updated even though the spreadsheet or word processing file has been modified and saved after the import. In addition, the links created with LiveLinks, if later unlinked, tend to create unselectable elements in a design file.
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Productivity Corner: A Close-up Look At Feature Modeling
Productivity Corner: A Close-up Look At Feature Modeling
MicroStation`s Feature Modeling extension provides a powerful set of tools for 3D solids modeling. Solids models created using the Feature Modeling tools are fully editable, either using the parameters defined during creation, or graphically using Element handles while selected. When you add a feature to a SmartSolid, MicroStation will automatically convert the SmartSolid to a feature solid.
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Autocad Esc Key For Microstation
Autocad Esc Key For Microstation
** Free Login Required ** AutoCAD converts, are you still reaching for the ESC key to clear the active command? Here`s how to assign that ESC key function in MicroStation!
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Can You Add Text To A Hatch And Automatically Get The Hatch To Clip Around It?
Can You Add Text To A Hatch And Automatically Get The Hatch To Clip Around It?
Not automatically, but quickly using the MicroStation change pattern tool.
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Productivity Corner: Microstation V8 Lets You Interactively Create And Audit Working Drawings
Productivity Corner: Microstation V8 Lets You Interactively Create And Audit Working Drawings
The MicroStation V8 dimension toolbox has consolidated many of the dimensioning tools used in prior versions. There has also been a change to the traditional dimension placement order for linear dimensions. Each dimension has a new behavior whereby the selection of a linear or radial element will automatically display the appropriate dimensioning tool. Let`s explore the new MicroStation Dimension toolbox and its changes.
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Automatically Correct Cad Standards Inconsistencies
Automatically Correct Cad Standards Inconsistencies
As many of you may know, SpecChecker is Axiom`s solution to CAD standards inconsistencies. Based on rules created by you, SpecChecker can automatically identify and correct every design file element that does not conform to your CAD standards, in one or in hundreds of files at a time.
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Uncover Obscured Elements In Multiple Files
Uncover Obscured Elements In Multiple Files
In this issue of MicroStation Today, I will show you how to use Global File Changer to run a different product, SequenceEditor on any group of design files. Global File Changer is used, simply, to make bulk changes to any group of design files automatically. Global File Changer's main strengths lie in three major areas.
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The Art Of Handling Duplicate Elements
The Art Of Handling Duplicate Elements
Due to the amount of opinion, perspective and judgement involved in simply defining what a duplicate element is, it is evident that a tool that will automatically locate duplicate elements and do something effective about them has to be equally flexible in its judgement about what constitutes a duplicate element.
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