MicroStation CONNECT Edition Help

To Define and Apply an Expression

  1. Open the Item Types Dialog (Drawing > Attach > Item Types dialog launcher).
  2. Select the property definition of the desired item.
  3. In the Expression field of the Calculated Property section under Properties, type in the syntax for the required expression.
  4. Press <Enter> and click Save.
  5. Now attach this item with the expression to the desired element. The expression value will be displayed in the Properties dialog. Refer image below:

    The values for Grade and Length are derived from expressions