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2014_10_01


  • Updated style sheets in the Reports=>Project Datum folder for InRoads.
  • Moved Datum Control folder from under Survey to top level in project folder structure so that documents related to datum are visible outside of the Survey data.
  • Reviewed all WSDOT report style sheets and updated as necessary.
  • Created new report style sheet WSDOT List Coordinates With Lat Long which is similar to WSDOT List Coordinates With Point Desc with lat/long information.
  • The help file for the Superelevation Calculator has been updated for formatting and has been reviewed for content.
  • A help file for the Start InRoads macro has been added to the resources.
  • WSDOT XIN now has capability of storing separate linestyles and/or cells for plan, profile and cross section. This can be seen in features for roadway barriers (RD_BR_Guardrail, RD_BR_Fence, etc) and for wall features (ST_WA_RetainingWall, etc).
  • Added new sheet borders for 8.5 x 11 in exhibit sheets. Sheets are available through WSDOT menu, but not integrated into WSDOT sheet placement and plotting utilities.
  • Provided ability to set scales of 4 and 5 digits in the Change WSDOT Scale macro.
  • Removed the Cell Replacement tool that was located under File Utilities on the WSDOT Custom Tool menu. This tool is a specialized tool used by photogrammetry.
  • The Custom tools Pull Tags from ProjectWise and Push Tags to ProjectWise have been removed and replaced with a single Enter Label/Attributes in ProjectWise command. This command opens the document attributes dialog in ProjectWise.

2014_7_16

  • Modified warning message displayed when W: drive is not found to let user know that the resources can't be checked but the session will continue with the resources currently on the workstation.
  • Removed obsolete help file from StakingReportGenerator folder. Help file for utility is linked to Tech Note posted on CAE website.
  • Survey Code for UT_WT_ValveBoxWater changed to VW/VWP.
  • Added command that allows user to start GUIDSign from within an existing MicroStation session to the WSDOT Custom Tools=>Drawing Utilities. GUIDSign must be installed for this option to show up.
  • Corrected bug in Place Stamp portion of Sheet Utilities where error was occurring if a cell library that had no cells in it was attached.
  • Fixed bug in Label Sheets that was preventing Increment Sheet Number from working correctly.
  • A new version of the EV_EC_VegetativeFilterStripNew linestyle which appears better in tight corners and small segments.
  • Updated style sheets in the Reports=>Project Datum folder for InRoads.
  • Added the 10 entered in the Region Number block of sheets per direction of the owners.
  • Changed color of Title Block text in sheets to 0 so that it plots better in color.
  • Added cell library WAEPatterns to resources. This library is a copy of Bentley's ARCHPA.CEL that has been converted to WSDOT units so scales will work properly. Removed Bentley's libraries from WSDOT environment's cell list.
  • Add_DatumAndControl folder structure to Create Project Utility project utility shell.



2014_5_28

  • Added link to Engineering Applications for MY CAE Training which will be the location for training material downloaded from the CAE website.
  • Modified how PLTCFG files are set to plot line intersections to help make plots crisper.
  • Added commands to Sheet Utilities portion of WSDOT Custom Tools to manage sheet tags with ProjectWise.  New commands only show if user is in a ProjectWise environment.
  • Added capability to the WSDOT drafting notes to label Milepost/Offsets with InRoads
  • Added help file to WSDOT Custom Tools for WSDOT Batch Print.
  • Improved WSDOT preferences for cross section annotation by adding settings for all features that can be annotated.
  • Check box has been added to the Sheet Utility dialog to allow user whether to place labels as text or as tags in the sheet border.  Files opened in ProjectWise default to tags, files opened outside of ProjectWise default to text.
  • Changed Match Line Sheet custom tool so that it places more complete text.  Example: Instead of placing MATCH LINE - I90 256+50, it will now place MATCH LINE SHEET ??# - I90 256+50.  User will need to edit the ??# to the actual sheet.
  • Updated coordinator list that receives notifications when users submit help requests through WSDOT pull down.
  • Updated all help files accessed though the WSDOT Custom Tools.
  • The report style sheet for the MicroStation GCS report from InRoads has been modified to include the text that is to be placed in the DGN file.
  • Revised quad map custom utility to better project the quad map data to proper datums. Remember the quad map info itself has not been updated since 2007.
  • Updated WSDOT_Standards.fcl to reflect latest standards.
  • Added item RD_MC_MaintenanceAccessArea per request by HQ Development Division. Can be found on WSDOT menu under Mapping.
  • Added new WSDOT report WSDOT Corridor Dependency. This report lists the alignment and surface dependencies for corridors.

 

2014_3_19

  • Added new items for UT_CM_AbvgndCommLine (existing and new) and UT_CM_UndgndCommLine (existing and new).
  • Added a xwms file for NAIP 2013 Imagery under Other Agencies folder in WMS.
  • Corrected problem with Staking Report Generator that was causing a report failure if only one feature was selected.
  • Added settings for Mass Haul diagram to the WSDOT end area preferences.
  • Updated VerticalDesignChecks-WSDOTDesignManual.txt to match current Design Manual standards.
  • Modified the InRoads preferences to reflect the latest Design Manual's definitions for Stopping Object Height and Passing Object Height.
  • Corrected pathing error in the report style sheet WSDOT IHSDM LandXML.xsl
  • Added new report stylesheet to provide formatting options for the Project Datum Calculation MXL files.
  • Added Create Profile preferences for InRoads to facilitate displaying freehand profiles.
  • Modified sheet cells to include tags that can be used to populate labels.
  • Added entry for Region Code to Label Sheet utility.
  • RW Legends have had property dots in them updated to show at the correct scale.
  • Added new items RD_BR_GateSingle and RD_BR_GateSingleNew which show gate symbols with just one gate. RD_BR_Gate and RD_BR_GateNew were modified slightly to make their measurements even.
  • Fixed bug where some obsolete items were improperly showing in WSDOT Place Items searches.
  • Fixed a problem with the Print Sheets that was causing the Letter option to be grayed out for many printers that can print letter.
  • Added new items UT_CM_Manhole and UT_CM_ManholeNew.
    Updated command associated with SH_GI_SectionCut so that it works with v8i.
  • Corrected bug in Place Matchline tool where match line text was sometimes not going to correct level.
  • Increased the diameter of the dots in RW_PA_OwnershipDots by 50%. Spacing remains the same
  • Added new items RW_PA_SurplusPropertyBndry and RW_PA_SurplusPropertyBndryNote for use on RW plans.
  • Added new LevelStatus filters to allow easy display of Used and Modified levels in Level Manager
  • RW_PS_ParcelNumberCells now have "xxxxx" text to be edited rather than enter data fields to create better spacing and appearance.
  • Added new elements PM_MN_ControlPointNotFound (CPNF) and PM_MN_MonumentNotFound (MONNF).
  • Added elements RW_BD_RWMarkerCalcd, RW_BD_RWMarkerFound and RW_BD_RWMarkerNotFound to RW section of WSDOT menu.
  • New user levels have been added to the utility item categories. There are two above ground user levels and two underground user levels for Communications and Multiple Types. There are two general user levels for Gas, Power, Sanitary Sewer, and Water.
  • Added new mapping elements for DR_PP_DrainPipeSlotted and DR_PP_DrainPipeSlottedNew to designate slotted cross drains on road approaches.
  • Correct typo in level name for DR_PP_FlowlineForPipesNew.
  • Added element TP_NT_NaturalObstruction - linear 2D element for element or feature that crosses or blocks a stream.
  • Fixed typo in description for sign cell R3-7R.
  • Deleted saved views from dgnlibs that were causing warning when opening new files.
  • Corrected bug in Place Tics command that was preventing macro from working if PowerSelect settings was not at Single.
  • Warning added to the Merge Quad utility regarding the fact that the data used by that utility has not been updated for several years.
  • Enlarged wire note flag cells to accommodate 3 digit wire note numbers. Users can use global replace on cells to update existing files.
  • Added new items for SH_PR_RoadApproachTypeFNote, SH_PR_RecordingCertificate and SH_PR_SurveyorCertificate for use on RW plans and related products.


2013_9_11

  • Corrected issue with WSDOT menu that was causing incorrect Category or SubCategory to be displayed on some items returned in a User Search. User search now searches on both menu name and level name.
  • Added STRCL as survey code. This code maps to EV_HR_StreamCenterline.
  • Added folder CAD\_RSC\GCS to project template as a storage location for project datum definition files.
  • Added feature to Staking Report Generator that allows users to build a separate file containing additional stations to include in the report and comments to go along with them.
  • Removed MicroStation 2004 and InRoads 2004 resource files.
    Fixed issue with Create Project where path to RWKs for survey projects was not correct.
  • Set plotting height for geometry to 10000 in WSDOT preferences so that geometry will always plot out "on top" of survey and surface data.
  • Updated Data Collection reports: WSDOT SurvCE Custom Cross Section, WSDOT Trimble Custom Cross Section. Add new Station Offset and Station Base report WSDOT ASCII Cross Section all reports sort offset data left to right.
  • Corrected bug with InRoads report WSDOT Areas where sometimes non-closed alignments showed on report.
  • AL_HW_CurveDataText and AL_HW_CurveDataTextNew will now show up correctly under PS&E plans.
  • Added an additional column for cumulative volumes and made slight formatting corrections to WSDOT Roadway Designer Cumulative Component Quantities report.
  • Updated Create Project utility that allows users to set up projects that reference two SR's and Site Projects. Allows entry of more meta data for project, stores meta data in XML format and has options to add additional folders to project direcectory.
  • Added named symbologies and drafting note templates to support placement of notes with InRoads Place Note command to current standards for R/W plans.
  • Renamed UT_GU_UndergroundUtilityLine to UT_GU_UndergndUtilityLine to match other similar levels.
  • Updated level SH_GI_RoadwaySectionLegend to SH_RS_RoadwaySectionLegend. New name shows item in the correct category.
  • Reviewed all Enter Data Fields in cell libraries. Fixed issues in cells SH_DT_LS_PlantMaterialList, TR_WZ_BarrierQuickMove, SH_DT_LS_PlantMaterialList and SH_TI_PMCSBlockSequence.
  • Corrected issue where station ticks were not precisely at 90 degrees.
  • Fixed bug that was causing Level 7 to not show up in Level Manager.
  • Added new element TR_WZ_TallChannelizingDevice.
  • Redesigned method to start WSDOT Utilities. Engineering Apps now has link to folder containing all apps rather than links to apps directly.
  • New Utility to check design files for compliance with WSDOT standards. WSDOT Utilities=>Standards Checker.
  • Fixed minor issue with Create Alignment tool where incorrect back tangent was being restored when user used Undo on a simple curve.
  • Reorganized linestyles into two files. Lstyles.rsc contains all expanded level linestyles and LStyles63 contains all 63 level linestyles (for backward compatibility).
  • The ability to start GuidSign from the WSDOT toolbox has been added. That option will only display if GuidSign is installed on your workstation.
  • Text Import text style had been inadvertantly deleted but is now back in the resources. This text style is a good one to use when importing InRoads and other text into your dgn file.
  • Removed phantom element and extraneous levels from R/W base seed file. Set active level to default.
  • Fixed bug in Place Ticks macro that was placing ticks on top of one another under some circumstances.
  • Renamed scale bar cells from SH_GI_ScaleBar1toXXX to ScaleBarXXX. This reflects the fact that the scale of the cell will be different for PSE and RW.
  • Updated batchplt.spc to user variable to point to printer configuration files rather than hardcoding. Should be more flexible for consultant configurations.
  • Minor corrections to codes included on Field Code List. Removed codes LIDA (BL_PT_LidarAirborne), LIDT (BL_PT_LidarTerrestial), PBRRSH (EV_LS_PileBrush), PGEN (BL_PT_PointGeneric) and all codes specific to SR520 only.
  • Added option to the Drawing Tools of the WSDOT Custom Tools to allow users who have GuidSign installed to start that application.
  • Removed SR520 specific codes from WSDOT_Standards.xin.
    Changed level of SH_DT_EC_CurbandGutterInletBarrier to SH_DT_Details.
  • Modified Scale Bar cells so that labels are visually aligned with scale bar ticks.
  • Corrected bugs in WSDOT Area Utility.
  • Worked on convert 63 to expanded level so that metric files can be converted. Added a setting that allows user to select the scale to be used in the converted file.
  • Modified the GeoCoordinates favorites file so that Washington State Plane North and Washington State Plane South display at the top of the list of available datums.
  • Modified names of 11 levels in the TR_WZ category to flag items that are cells showing items in elevation view. Such levels all have Elev as the last part of their description.
  • Added new elements for TR_WZ_DetectableEdgeForPedestrians, TR_WZ_LongitudinalChannelizingDevice and TR_WZ_PedestrianChannelizingDevice.
  • Added new cells (under Mapping) for DR_ST symbols such as inlets and manholes.
  • New items in EV_EP categories for StreamRestoration, ReestablishWetland, StreamBufferRestoration, BufferPreservation, BufferEnhancement, RoadwayReclamation. PerviousArea, ImperviousArea.New items have been added to EV_LS for Boulder and Riparian.
  • Refined Match Line Base command to correct issue where the match line was sometimes a bit off of perpendicular to alignment.
  • Corrected status of RW_ES_EsmntPermitLineStaOffText from New to Existing.
  • Change text size of RW_BD_Site RWStaOffText to 0.05.
  • Update GuidSign_Base.dgn seed file.
  • Adjusted Match Line Sheet command so that the active level is set to SH_GI_MatchLineText for the command.
  • Modified EV_LS_MediaFilterDrainNew and EV_LS_MediaFilterDrainNoDirNew so that text is always oriented along direction of element rather than rotated to the view. Now behaves like all other linestyles.
  • Added new items UT_GU_UtilitiesMarkerPost and UT_GU_UtilitiesMarkerPostNew.
  • Added items to Mapping so there are existing, new and deactived items for both underground and aboveground under UT_MT (utilities, multiple types).
  • Changed color for RW_PA_LotLine to 5 per HQ R/W request.
  • Corrected bug in Update Levels that was causing it to error and not run on some workstations.
  • Modified default user preference file so that any new user profiles created will have all the compress design options already toggled on.
  • Added item UT_WT_WaterMeterBoxNew.
  • Added item for UT_CM_UndGndTelephoneDeactive.
  • Adjusted text sizes for PM_PH_PhotoCenter, SH_GI_DestinationArrowsText, and SH_PR_CrossReferenceNotesText (for PS&E exclusively). Text size set at 0.07 for all.
  • Text in linestyle EV_WL_WaterlineOrdinaryHigh changed from "OHWL" to "OHW" per HQ Environmental direction.
  • Added WSDOT_Standards.fcl to the WSDOT standards for use on survey data collectors.
  • Added new item TP_CN_MeasurementLimit.
  • Changed config file to reduce the number of Bentley cell libraries.  Now only ARCHPA and LINEPA show.  The others were not useful and AREAPA was causing problems.
  • Changed Project Option WSDOT preferences so the prefix PI is on on reports that list PI's.
  • Level corrected for cell UT_WT_WaterMeterBoxNew
  • Corrected problem preventing 63 level custom linestyle 16seclin from displaying properly.
  • Correct verbage for cell SH_PR_VerificationNotes.
  • Corrected preferences for producing mass haul diagrams with InRoads. 

2013_2_20

  • Fixed bug with Alignment tics where existing centerline pse Station Labels were going on wrong level.
  • Fixed bug with Alignment tics where existing centerline pse Station Labels were going on wrong level.
  • Updated survey data import wizards for TDSR and Carlson survey data.
  • Provided a new WSDOT Intersecting Alignment Vertical report in the resources.
  • Added a WSDOT WSDOTTemplateDrops.xsl to WSDOT stylesheets.
  • A Survey folder has been added to the WSDOT resources. It will contain WSDOT specific survey Text Import Wizards (TIW files) and the survey code lists.
  • Removed Linestyle 1 from resources. 48 levels were modified to use another style, Linestyle 5 mostly. Elements placed via WSDOT menu do not need to be modified. Bylevel attributes will need to be synched through Level Manager to see change in existing files.
  • Modified weight for SH_DP_Pipe, SH_DP_PipeNew, SH_DP_Structure, and SH_DP_StructureNew to 2 (was 0). Modified linestyle for SH_DP_Pipe and for SH_DP_Structure to 3 (was 2)
  • Added new cells SH_PR_TitleBlockRWLimitedAccess and SH_PR_TitleBlockAccessHearing for use on RW projects.
  • Corrected bug where alignments created by the Station Offset tool could not be stationed by the Place Tics tool.
  • Corrected bug in Place Centerline where it had problems with hand entered beginning coordinates. Modified Undo All to reset form to Beginning Point tab and clear all input.
  • Corrected bug in Construct Alignment where there was a problem labeling quadrant when ending tangent for a curve was True North.
  • Corrected issue where station ticks were not precisely at 90 degrees
  • Modified settings in seed file so that Angle dimensions will be label angle, not length. Change will affect files created after update. Users can adjust the Units=>Angle setting in their dimension styles for existing files.
  • Restored WSDOT Area Tool macro. Available in WSDOT Custom Tools=>Drawing Tools. Increased functionality for calculating, labeling and exporting areas in MicroStation.
  • Corrected linestyle for UT_CM_AbvGndFiberOpticCable and UT_CM_AbvGndFiberOpticCableNew so they will display now.
  • Fixed Place Leader so that when placing text without a leader the dynamics display works and the text justification set in the dialog is honored.
  • A new EV_LS_MediaFilterDrainNoDirNew linestyle and level is available for use in locations without underdrain.
  • Fixed Place Leader so that when placing text without a leader the dynamics display works and the text justification set in the dialog is honored.
  • Per HQ RW request, modified Place Tics macro to place major tics at weight 2 (was weight 5).
  • Created new elements TP_NT_WaterPondLakeResRWText,TP_MM_ManmadeTopographyRWText,DR_ST_DrainageStructuresRWText, ST_BG_BridgeRWText and ST_BG_TunnelRWText to accommodate different text sizes for RW Plans.
  • Revised R/W title blocks origin points to better align them with the sheet border.
  • Revised all RW_SC_*corner* symbols to incorporate a filled circle.
  • Added 9 new wms files to resources to facilitate attachment of imagery files.
  • Added functionality to dmsparser to allow it to work correctly on latest Projectwise files which have a longer project id associated with them.
  • Renamed level TR_WZ_TruckMountedAttenuator to TR_WZ_TransportableAttenuator and changed cell label from "TMA" to "TA". Users can run Update Levels tool or user native replace cell command to update their cells.
  • Modified trianglular cells in PM_MN category to black out elements underneath the element like the alignment circles do.
  • Removed extra Plot13 text from Plan/Profile sheet cell.
  • Added Default model to ExampleUser.cel to solve issue when this library was used in conjunction with Create Stamp Utility.
  • Corrected linestyle names for UT_CM_AboveGroundFiberOpticCable and UT_CM_AboveGroundFiberOpticCableNew so that they place correctly now.
  • Modified V8i environment so EngBWHalf.pltcfg will be the default plot configuration file.
  • Updated contacts accessed through CAE Help menu.
  • The standard batchprint options were expanded to include a DISPLAY option that uses the DMSParser pen table. LAYOUT choices were changed to work with both xsection and plan sheets and more scales were added.
  • Preferences for displaying cross sections on screen in InRoads (V8i InRoads 3D in V8i and WSDOT in XM) now include a title warning that cross sections created with these preferences are not intended for printing to scale.

2012_9_12

  • Added surface filter to allow designers to see just InRoads features whose codes need to be updated due to this update.
  • Added ability to create a new folder when specifying the Project Path in the Create Project Utility.
  • Added to and revised existing Environmental levels - this will require users to update levels in CAD files.
  • Updated help file on Create WSDOT Project Utility.
  • Added new item RW_ES_PermitHarborLine.
  • Added help file to the SRV toWAS utility.
  • Vertical curve annotation preference modified for consistency in named symbologies between V8i and XM preferences.
  • Users can now access help files for InRoads Utilities on the WSDOT Custom Tools.
  • Add new WSDOT specific report stylesheet for vertical alignment reports.
  • Corrected preference that annotate closed areas in InRoads so that area labels appear correctly.
  • Updated Survey Option preferences to correct an issue with Custom Operations.
  • Changed default so that gridlines will show on your staking report by default when using the Staking Report Generator.
  • Fixed issue with SRV to WAS that was throwing error on XP/XM workstations.
  • Corrected issue where spreadsheets generated by utility couldn't be opened on some workstations.
  • Set Variable Manager On, Horizontal/Vertical Elements On, and Allow AlphaNumeric Names When Building Alignment from COGO Points On by default.
  • Added ability to insert rows into table with Superelevation Calculator.
  • Added item BL_PT_ReferencePoint to resources. Survey code RP.
  • Removed levels RD_MK_PavementMarkingText and RD_MK_PavementMarkingTextNew. Items on these levels will be placed on RD_MK_RoadwayMarkingText and RD_MK_RoadwayMarkingTextNew when Update Levels utility is run.
  • Removed extraneous filters from WSDOT environment.
  • Updated Place Sheets to optionally have Plot # labeling (lower right corner of plan sheet) with user defined cells.
  • Corrected bug with scaling of alignment text when using a custom scale in a R/W base map.
  • Renamed and moved storage location for FormPos.txt (file that remembers WSDOT menu location) to allow individual users to have their own version of the file.
  • Retired Infosnap tool from WSDOT resources. Contact CAE support if you still need this tool.
  • Adjusted Print Organizer settings to find correct pen table.
  • Slight modification to WSDOT sheets so that "Washington State Department of Transportation" shows up exactly centered.
  • Added Plan for Approval Sheet as an option when placing sheets.
  • Fixed problem with Above Ground Telephone items that was causing the existing element to place incorrectly.
  • Added metric as option for units of imported data.
  • Changed to consistent naming for Place WSDOT Item and WSDOT Custom Tools. Formerly WSDOT Menu and WSDOT Toolbox.
  • Corrected item UT_CM_AbovegroundOpticFiber to UT_CM_AbovegroundFiberOptic for consistency with other items.
  • Corrected typos in descriptions of some station equation cells.
  • Corrected typo in SH_TI_IllumSchedule cells.

2012_5_02

  • Modified default preference so that NEW users' preferences will use Default Raster Attachment Options > Geometry > Inherit GeoCS from Model = Not Inherited. User should modify existing preferences to match.
  • Created new front ends for RefreshResources (Win 7 Only) and Win 7 Version of SlopeStake macros that allow user interaction before utility commences.
  • When Create Project is run for the first time on a Win7/V8i workstation, the InRoads Project Type will now be set to V8i by default.
  • Adjusted preferences and settings for viewing survey planimetrics so users will have more flexibility in how that information is displayed.
  • A new InRoads report stylesheet designed to produce curve table reports with bearings included has been added to the resources.
  • Corrected minor typos in various InRoads V8i report stylesheets.
    New utility provided to allow easier update of WSDOT project from InRoads XM to InRoads V8i.
  • Updated help file for Superelevation Calculator with latest Design Manual cross references.
  • Added a new tool to WSDOT Tools for Win 7/V8i users. REPORTS=>MICROSTATION ENVIRONMENT REPORT provides useful information on your WSDOT microstation environment and can be useful for troubleshooting.
  • Added new items for DR_ST_OpenFlowRestrictor and DR_ST_OpenFlowRestrictorNew
  • Added an Icon to the WSDOT Toolbox to start InRoads
  • Add new item UT_GU_PotholeLocation
  • Modified survey codes for TP_MM_BoreHoleorDrillHole, RD_MK_LineCrosswalk, RD_MK_LineStop, EV_WL_WetlandBndry, TP_MM_Piezometer and UT_GU_UtilityVault to be DNC rather than breakline so they will not be used when computing contours.
  • Modified weight of ST_BG_BridgeCenterlineNew to 4.
  • Added geometry style for ST_BG_BridgeCenterline.
  • Correct cell W6-1 in WAESigns.cel.
    WMS files from DIS are now available in your resources in the WMS\DIS folder.
  • Changed the Angle Readout in all seed files to DD MM SS. This will aid in the display of Long. Lat. In the Running Coodrinates when ACS is set to a GCS.
  • ExampleUser.cel is a new seed file that has been added to the resources to facilitate users creating their own custom cell files.
  • Fixed issue in cell libraries that was occasionally causing improper text sizes.
  • Removed "Plot1" label from SH_PS_IndexSheet cell.
  • User can now specify a different default seed file if desired.
    Corrected paths to drivers and pen table in batchplt.spc used with V8i.
  • Added Print styles to allow users to plot to PDF files through Print Organizer in V8i. Print styles can also serve as starting point for user developed styles or users can continue to use Batch Printing which is accessed through the WSDOT Toolbox.
  • Fixed bug that occurred when opening an unrecognized DGN file. User would select Continue to open the file and Cancel to not put a WSDOT descriptor tag on it and code would abort.
  • Revised code for WSDOT macros to more efficiently load modules as needed.
  • Set levels that use area patterning to be treated as lines in InRoads so that pattern cell is not used.
  • Added new items for Traffic Arrow for Roudabouts to match Standard Plans. See RD_MK_TrafficArrow* for the new items.
  • Minor adjustment to look of WSDOT item menu that displays filters so they are easier to read.
  • Correction in Place Ticks tool to ensure the first tick is exactly perpinicular to the alignment.
  • Modified weight of all Construction, Pole and Wire Note symbols to 0. Some traffic items were at weight 2.
  • Fixed bug in Print Sheet macro that was preventing the Rasterized option from working in V8i.
  • Corrected bug with scaling of alignment text when using a custom scale in a R/W base map.
  • The latest version of the Survey Request Form is now included in projects built with the Create Project Utility.

2011_9_28

  • Added Project Journal template to the Create Project file set so that it will be included in newly created projects in the Project_Documentation folder.
  • Added new levels, symbologies and codes to support HEC-RAS. New items are EV_HR_RightBank, EV_HR_LeftBank, EV_HR_RightOverBank, EV_HR_LeftOverBank, EV_HR_StreamCenterline, EV_HR_HecRasXsec.
  • Modified size of BL_PT_ConcreteSelective to match the othersimilar cells in our resources.
  • Linear survey features that were coded as random points (to add points but not breaklines to the DTM) have been revised to be true breaklines as they were not always importing correctly. Barriers and fences are examples of the corrected
  • Updated Survey Request form used with Create Project to match 2011 EEDS.
  • Removed TR_IL_LisghtStdGenericNew from Field Code List.
  • Added a masking fill to SH_RP_VPICircle and SH_RP_VPICircleNew so that they match the horizontal alignment PIPCPT circles.
  • Added new levels, symbologies and codes to support HEC-RAS. New items are EV_HR_RightBank, EV_HR_LeftBank, EV_HR_RightOverBank, EV_HR_LeftOverBank, EV_HR_StreamCenterline, EV_HR_HecRasXsec.
  • Revised the sample text (displayed in element preview of WSDOT Menu) for various text levels.
  • Added new cells, levels for TR_SN_MonotubeSignBridge and
    TR_SN_TrussCantileverNew. Changed all TR_SN_Monotube and TR_SN_Truss existing levels to a dashed symbology and increased weight of proposed signs.
  • Corrected RD_MK_LineDblYellowCtrNew linestyle so that it previews correctly in WSDOT Menu.
  • Added level/item for TP_MM_VentGrate to map vents and shafts for tunnels. Item is a 2D linear feature to be used in mapping actual dimensions of these items.
  • A bug with the Select All button on the Global Cell Scale tool has been corrected and performance of that tool has been improved.
  • Updated Quadmaps utility to point to current locations.
  • Fixed issue where AutoTurn would error if user tried to start it multiple times in the same session.
  • Modified sheet seed files so that display and printing of construction elements is OFF by default.
  • Replace SH_GI_BeginEndPlanArrow and SH_GI_BeginEndPlanText with a combined SH_GI_BeginEndProjectNote item. Command for new item sets all parameters necessary to place leader, terminator and text.
  • Updated EEDS descriptions for standard items so they will be more understandable in that document.
  • Added a text style called Import Text that will assist when importing text from other applications like InRoads. Style is set so that text will come in at 0.07, ByLevel, LT justification.
  • Removed spell check from Sheet Utilities as it was slow and there is a Bentley spell check tool available.
  • Modified Create Project tool to correctly create PCF files for Win7/V8i projects.
  • Corrected problem where north arrow was being incorrectly placed on Default level with WSDOT menu.
  • Removed extra entries from batch plot file.


2011_08_19

  • Corrected Font resource for MicroStation XM compatibility.
  • Included \_versions folder for installed version tracking

2011_08_04

  • Removed three vba librairies that were referencing a specific version of MicroSoft Office. As a result, spell check is no longer available in the WSDOT Place/Label/Stamp sheet utility.

2011_05_04

  • Corrected issue with bat files that start the 63 level environment that was causing an error when user had last been in metric environment.
  • Added new item SH_GI_ScaleBar1to40.
  • Added new cells to WAESIGN library. D11-1, R5-3, R7-801, W7-5, R8-3, R9-9, R9-10, R9-11(L), R9-11(R),R9-11A(L), R9-11A.
    Renamed SH_GI_BridgePlanSheet to SH_PS_PSEBridgePlanSheet and cleaned up cell by removing extra elements.
  • Updated the help file for the Place Leader command to reflect the latest version of the utility.
  • Created a Print 63 level sheet help file for the expanded level environment to assist with plotting 63 level files.
  • Modified North Arrow options so there is a North Arrow (Rotate to Active) and a North Arrow (Rotate to Reference) to clarify tools. Both options show in menu and in toolbox.
  • Corrected appearance for RD_MK_JboxMarker and RD_MK_JboxMarkerNew.
  • Label portion of the Sheet Utilities was modified to better ensure that the Clear Labels deletes only labels and no other elements.
  • Added new item for TP_MM_MonitorWell[New]. New item is similar to Piezometer elements but blue and with an "M".
  • Symbols used to mark PI's, PC's and PT's have been modified to be filled with the backgound color. This has the effect of masking the centerline itself under these symbols.
  • Added new 2D point elements UT_WT_FireDeptConnPost (FDCP) and UT_WT_FireDeptConnWall (FDCW).
  • Corrected DMSParser pen table to bring it back in synch with WSDOT.tbl.
  • On WSDOT Menu, change major category name from "Right of Way" to "Right of Way Plans".
  • Performed maintainance and clean up in WAESTATE,CEL.
  • Corrected some cells that were on wrong level, deleted extra elements from cells and generally cleaned up.
  • Fixed bug with Sheet Utility that was causing an error when using Spell Check.
  • The InRoads seed file was edited to correct a problem with the XYZ tools in MicroStation.
  • Added SH_GI_Cliplimits to the PSE Plans and Right of Way Plans trees on WSDOT menu.
  • Retired PM_MN_MonumentonRecord and replaced MON and MONP cells with industry std per R/W and Survey Committee.
  • New symbols are filled to make them stand out better.
  • Added item PM_MN_MonumentCalcd (MONC). New symbol is similar to MON (per previous note), but open circle.
  • Revised RW_PA_FenceCorner cell by reducing circle radius to 3.0 per R/W and Survey Committee
  • Revised RW_PA_PropertyCorner by removing the text and filling the circle with background color similar to new centerline symbols.

Archived MicroStation Release Notes (pdf, 61Kb)

Archived InRoads Release Notes (pdf, 51Kb)