MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Help

Open Google Maps

Used to open Google Maps with the selected location in the center of the map.

You can access this tool from the following:

  • Ribbon: Drawing > Utilities > Geographic > Open Google Maps
  • Toolbox: Geographic

When you enter a data point, the location is opened in the Google Maps website in the browser.

Style Sets the mode in which the map is displayed.
  • Map — Displays a standard street map.
  • Satellite — Displays a satellite imagery.
  • Hybrid — Displays the street map as well as the satellite imagery.
  • Terrain — Displays the street map with illustrations of the terrain.
View Set other Google Map view settings.
  • Map — Displays only the map.
  • Streets — Displays the map and the street view.
  • Traffic — Displays the map with traffic information.
Zoom Determines the scale of the map. The scale range is from 1 to 23. You can directly enter the scale in the text field or move the sliding bar.