MicroStation CONNECT Edition Help

To Migrate Legacy Configuration

  1. Do one of the following:

    On the Work page, in the WorkSpace drop-down, select Configuration Migration.


    Select File > Settings > Configuration > Configuration Migration .

    The Configuration Migration wizard opens.
  2. Select the product from the Product drop-down list. The Configuration Migration wizard displays the V8 generation products installed on your machine and also displays the default Workspace of each product.
  3. (Optional) To select a Workspace other than the product's default WorkSpace:
    1. Click Browse.
    2. In the Select custom WorkSpace path dialog, navigate to the root directory of the WorkSpace folder and click Select Folder.
  4. Click Next.
  5. On the Select a User and Project page, select user from the Users drop-down list and project from the Projects drop-down list.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Do one of the following:

    To migrate to a new WorkSpace:

    1. Click the New WorkSpace radio button and optionally enter a new name of the new WorkSpace.
    2. (Optional) Enter new WorkSet name.
    3. Click Next.
    4. (Optional) To select a new location of the new WorkSpace and WorkSet, in the Select Destination page, click Browse. In the Select Custom Workspace path dialog that opens, navigate to the new folder and click Select Folder.


    To migrate to an existing WorkSpace:

    1. Click the Existing WorkSpace radio button and select the desired WorkSpace from its drop-down list.
    2. (Optional) Enter new WorkSet name.

  8. Click Finish.
  9. Restart MicroStation session. The converted WorkSpace and WorkSet is displayed in the Work page.
Note: The Configuration Migration wizard does not change the location of your V8 data such as DGN files and the WorkSpace standards. From the Work page, with the converted WorkSet selected, when you click Browse, the Open dialog by default navigates to the path of your V8 data files.