MicroStation Beyond the Basics

If you are like most MicroStation users, you are under constant pressure to get your drawings out at the end of the week. There’s little time for you to explore the software. Yet you know you are cutting corners to complete drawing tasks. And you’re sure those tasks would be much simpler if you were aware of a few advanced features. If this sounds like you, our 2-day MicroStation Beyond the Basics course is your opportunity to begin to work smarter.

Course content for MicroStation Beyond the Basics:

  • Basic skills review
  • Use advanced AccuDraw, add and edit shortcuts, enter command lines, shortcut key-ins
  • Learn advanced dimensioning techniques, vertexes, dimension associations, rotated views
  • Learn advanced text techniques, text nodes, data field tools, importing text files and fonts
  • Stretch text, import text styles
  • Work smarter with reference files, reference the title block, modify the reference file
  • Copy attachments and elements, dimension attached files
  • Understand preferences and working units
  • Save time with saved views
  • Work with cells and tags, use MicroStation’s cell libraries, place shared cells
  • Create and use cell libraries, generate tag data reports
  • Single-line hatches, crosshatches, patterning with cells, pattern around holes
  • Place and use multi-lines for different engineering applications
  • Create custom line styles
  • Open AutoCAD files in MicroStation
  • Create custom tool boxes and custom function keys
  • Save time using the Design History and Data Clean up utilities  

Benefits of MicroStation Training

Speed up 2D drawing production

Improve your drawing accuracy

Save time by reusing your drawing content

Improve drawing consistency

Expected outcome

Upon completing this course, you will use MicroStation’s advanced text and dimension tools, understand and use the advanced features for cells, tags, and reference files, utilise MicroStation’s advanced patterning tools and complex elements, speed drawing production by customising your MicroStation environment.

Expected outcome

Training at Symetri

Hear from one of our Training Managers Craig Snell on how we can create courses to suit your needs and the benefits of training with Symetri.

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Gordon McGlathery
Gordon McGlathery
Training Solutions Consultant

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