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New in MicroStation CONNECT- Configuration Assistant New in MicroStation CONNECT- Configuration Assistant
By Smrutirekha Mahapatra
Update 12 is out and includes Configuration Assistant that will help you create a CONNECT based Configuration from an existing V8i based WorkSpace.
Like V8i? You'll Love CONNECT! Like V8i? You'll Love CONNECT!
By Bentley Systems
MicroStation CONNECT Edition gives users cool features such as Item Types, Sheet Index, Parametric Modeling, and many more.
Simple Quantities in MicroStation CONNECT Edition Simple Quantities in MicroStation CONNECT Edition
By Tom Stogdill, Bentley Software
MicroStation works with different types of business data and defines the types of business items it will use. Learn about traffic signal items and more.
5 Reasons to Move to MicroStation CONNECT Edition in 2019 5 Reasons to Move to MicroStation CONNECT Edition in 2019
By Dan Raker, ConnectPress
Time's up! For the past year we've been helping MicroStation Connections members understand, prepare for and navigate the transition to CONNECT Edition.
Tips & Tricks
Windows Update Causing Crash with Corridors Windows Update Causing Crash with Corridors
By Bob Mecham, EnvisionCAD
There is a known issue with the Windows 10 Spring Creator Update, 1803 with numerous Bentley CONNECT Edition software.
Improve PDF Image Quality in Raster Manager and Descartes Improve PDF Image Quality in Raster Manager and Descartes
By Rod Wing, EnvisionCAD
One way to correct this would be to rescan the original and save to a different raster format, but there is an alternate solution!
Named Presentations and Perforators in MicroStation Named Presentations and Perforators in MicroStation
By Smrutirekha Mahapatra
Using Named Presentations is a convenient way to represent a 3D element with different symbolic representations in different view orientations.
OpenRoads Tip: Ribbon Tool Search OpenRoads Tip: Ribbon Tool Search
By Steve Litzau, EnvisionCAD
OpenRoads Designer brings a new ribbon interface to Bentley's civil design software. Steve Litzau of EnvisionCAD shares some useful tips.
Case Studies
Digital Twins Used on Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project Digital Twins Used on Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project
By Bentley Systems
Chung-Ang University used Bentley's OpenBridge Modeler and ContextCapture on the Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project.
Infraero Pioneers Use of Digital Twins with Bentley Infraero Pioneers Use of Digital Twins with Bentley
By Bentley Systems
Londrina Airport will be the first in Brazil to have a digital twin. The final product will include 3D modeling of 20 buildings. Learn more.
JMC2 Achieves Extreme Engineering with Bentley CONNECT JMC2 Achieves Extreme Engineering with Bentley CONNECT
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor
An interview with Year in Infrastructure award finalist JMC2 on how the company used MicroStation CONNECT Edition for a record-breaking stunt site.
Glass Canvas Expands VR & Rendering Capabilities with AMD
By AMD
London firm, Glass Canvas maximizes its hardware capacity using AMD GPU and CPUs for its large architectural renderings and animations.
Columns
First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition
Compiled by ConnectPress
British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) CAD Instructor, Mark Hird-Rutter shares his thoughts on MicroStation CONNECT Edition.
First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition
Compiled by ConnectPress
L.A. County Works CAD Administrator, Raymond To test drives MicroStation CONNECT Edition and shares his thoughts on his experience. Bentley responds.
What's Important in Workstations to End Users? What's Important in Workstations to End Users?
By Jon Peddie
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in both manufacturing and AEC.
Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel
By Jon Peddie, Jon Peddie Research
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel processors.