To Start MicroStation PowerDraft in a Particular Mode
You can use a command line argument when starting the product to run it in a particular mode.
- If MicroStation PowerDraft is running, exit.
From the Windows Start button, choose Run.
The Run dialog opens.
Click the Browse button.
The Browse dialog opens.
- Navigate to the location of the executable file (PowerDraft.exe), select it, and click Open.
If you want to open a file with the default setup, in the Open text field of the Run dialog, after the path and executable file name, type a space followed by a command line argument.
For example, if this is the location of the executable file, C:\Program Files\Bentley\PowerDraft CONNECT Edition\PowerDraft\PowerDraft.exe and if you want to restore the default settings, you would key in the following in the Open text box: C:\Program Files\Bentley\PowerDraft CONNECT Edition\PowerDraft\PowerDraft.exe -RestoreDefaults.