OpenBridge Modeler

To generate an segmental coordinates report

To generate a list of XYZ coordinates for both ends of each segment in a segmental bridge, use the following procedure.

  1. Either:

    on the Analysis and Reporting ribbon tab, select the XYZ Report tool in the Bridge Reporting group


    Key in: bmreport reports xyzreport

    The Preview window opens.
  2. In the Parameters panel, select the parts of the model to include in the report:
    1. Choose All or just the Active bridge from the Selected Bridge drop-down list.
    2. Choose All or just the Active bridge from the Selected Unit drop-down list.
    3. Check the bridge objects you want included from the Report Options drop-down check list.
  3. Click Submit. The report is generated.
  4. (Optional) To save the file:
    1. In the Preview window, select the Save tool. The Save As dialog opens.
    2. Type a File name and select a location.
    3. Click Save.
    The file is saved using the .prnx file extension. This file can be re-opened using the Preview window.
  5. (Optional) Create output of the report:
    Option Description
    To print a copy select either the Print tool (to change printer settings) or Quick Print tool (to use the default Windows printer and settings).
    To save a PDF copy select the Export > Export To > PDF File tool. Provide the PDF options and click OK. You will be prompted to save the file.
    To e-mail a PDF copy select the Export > E-Mail As > PDF File tool. After saving the file as you would for export, a new e-mail draft is opened in your default e-mail client with this file attached.
    Tip: You can also export to or e-mail the report as a variety of other common file formats.