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Data Files Configuration Variables

The following table lists the configuration variables that affect Data Files. Each configuration variable expects a valid value. An invalid value will not override a setting. You do not need to close and restart in order for the configuration variable change to take effect.

Variable Short name Description
MS_CUSTOMSHEETSIZEDEF Sheet Size Definitions Defines the location of the sheetsizes definition file that can be used when creating sheet models.
MS_CUSTOMSCALEDEF Scales Definitions Defines the location of the scales definition file that can be used when creating models.
MS_CUSTOMUNITDEF Unit Definitions for Upgrading Defines the location of the unit definition file that can be used when upgrading pre-V8 files to V8 DGN files.
MS_HTMLDGNDIR HTML Template Directory Directory containing template DGN files used to generate cell images for HTML documents.
MS_WMS_SERVERS_SEED Seed file for MS_WMS_SERVERS file If the file specified by MS_WMS_SERVERS does not exist, the Map Editor creates it by copying the file specified by this configuration variable.
MS_WMS_SERVERS Web Map Service Servers Lists the servers for the Web Map Service dialogs.
MS_DATETIMEFORMATS Standard Date Time Formats Provides the list of formats available from the Fields Editor for Date/Time fields.
MS_SETTINGS Settings Resource Open settings file.
MS_SETTINGSOUTDIR Settings Output Directory Directory for newly created settings files.
MS_SETTINGSDIR Settings Directory Directory containing settings files.
MS_REMAP_CSVFILE Remap CSV File If this variable points to a remapping comma separated value (CSV) file, the remap filter defaults to that file for the remapping during the Save As operation.
MS_BSILOG_CONFIG_FILE Logging config file Location of the file that controls and configures diagnostic logging. The default is $(MS_DATA)BSILOG.CONFIG.XML.
MS_BSILOG_ENABLE Enable diagnostic logging Allows the logging of diagnostic messages.