Learn how to label specific X, Y, and Z coordinates in a drawing file.
- [Instructor] In this exercise, we will learn…how to label coordinates in a drawing file.…Open the file for chapter two,…Working with Text.dgn, and using View Groups,…select the place text model.…If you work in survey or similar disciplines,…you need to learn about the XYZ text command…in MicroStation.…The coordinate tools of this toolbar provide methods…for importing and exporting coordinates into a design file…and for labeling XYZ locations.…
These commands are really buried,…so let me show you where to find them.…Using the pull down menu, select Tools…and Tool Boxes to open that dialog…that lists all the tool boxes available in MicroStation.…Yes, there are more tool boxes available…than what's listed in the Tools pull down menu.…Scroll all the way to the bottom…and turn on the XYZ text tool box.…Pick okay to close the dialog.…The first command is the label coordinates command.…This command allows me to label specific XYZ coordinates…in the design file as text.…
I will select the command, and if I zoom in,…you will see the coordinates attached my cursor…
- Placing, points, curves, and line streams
- Editing text
- Working with dimensions
- Element attributes
- Changing the display and scales of various linestyle types
- Working with groups
- Modifying and manipulating fences
- Using measure commands
- Working with cells
Skill Level Advanced
Learning Bentley MicroStation V8iwith Jeanne Aarhus3h 11m Intermediate
MicroStation 3D Essential Trainingwith David Martin3h 37m Beginner
1. More Draw Commands
2. Working with Text
3. Working with Dimensions
4. Working with Element Attributes
5. Working with Groups
6. Using Fences
7. Using Measure Commands
8. Working with Cells
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