OpenBridge Modeler

To generate a bearing seat elevations report

You must model bearing seats when placing bearings
  1. Either:

    on the Analysis and Reporting ribbon tab, select the Bearing Seat tool in the Bridge Reporting group.


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    The Preview window opens and the Bearing Seat Elevations Report is generated for all bridge units in the model containing bearing seats.
  2. (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.
  3. (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.