- 64-bit computing
provides more capability to process complex point clouds, reality models and
publish Adobe PDF documents and i-models.
MicroStation mode allows you to launch
from a separate shortcut as a
MicroStation session. This
interoperability feature provides all the capabilities of
MicroStation for editing design files.
- CONNECT Advisor
provides an in-product experience for access to personalized learning and help.
- Users have access
to the CONNECTION Center for learn content, Bentley Communities, software
downloads, and service requests management.
CONNECT Licensing is Bentley's new process for
product activation, enhancing our users' digital workflows and improving our
licensing capabilities with features such as:
- License alert
notifications when you are approaching a custom usage threshold
- Replacing site
activation keys with user validation, enhancing security around your Bentley
licenses and subscriptions
Traditionally, product activation has been
through an activation key that an Organization distributed to all of its users.
With CONNECT Licensing, product activation is managed by user sign in through
the CONNECTION Client, which is installed on each machine that uses Bentley
applications. This offers a more secure and manageable system as it offers
usage alerts, notifying your users when they are about to reach a certain usage
limit set by the Administrator.
has now adopted the CONNECT configuration system that
allows you to:
- Define WorkSet
templates to create new projects with desired standards.
- Share WorkSets
with multiple Bentley products to support multi-discipline collaboration.
- Enjoy complete
flexibility by setting configuration variables at the system, organization,
WorkSpace, Workset, Role, or User levels of the configuration system to
optimize your workflows and ensure standardization.
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The Project Manager is now seamlessly integrated with the
application and displayed in the Work Session Page immediately upon startup of
the software. This gives you immediate access to all the Project Manager
features which enable you to:
- Quickly open
- Create new
- Access various
Project and Page management tools
Once a drawing is opened, the ribbon menu is loaded so you
can begin your work. You can return to the Project Manager by selecting the
File menu in the ribbon menu at any time.
ProjectWise Managed Workspaces provide
enhanced work sharing support by allowing you to store your software
configuration and dataset inside of a
- Datasets are
downloaded locally when you start the software and log into
- Content creation
tools allow you to save your content into a
- Modifications to
content are downloaded locally the next time you start the software.
configurations can be stored inside the
ProjectWise repository and secured by an
- Ribbon bar user
interface is a well-organized visual interface that offers fewer clicks and
more efficient workflows.
- Pressing the
<Space Bar> displays a popup menu of the commonly used tools right at
your cursor for quick access.
- The right click
context menus have now been integrated with the native platform's menus.
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- Reports placed on
design files are now created as table elements that allow you to easily
- Add or remove
- Adjust table /
row / column sizes.
- Adjust alignment.
- Add borders and
- You can now
enable the Product SDK feature in the installer which includes documentation
and example plugins.
- ew event named
"EventCenter.OnCustomize_UITable" allows you to predefine filters in the Insert
Symbol, Insert Cable, and Insert Wire Link dialogs.
- New event named,
"EventCenter.OnCustomize_BuildParentDeviceID" allows you to customize the
device ID that you pass to the Device Properties dialog.