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FDOT MicroStation Essentials - Part I

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For the new MicroStation user, this hands-on course builds a solid foundation on the concepts of MicroStation  and the use of its tools and features for creating and editing 2D designs. Beginning with setting up a drawing and concluding with complex elements, the participant is walked through a typical workflow using the tools and features of MicroStation. Interspersed throughout are real-world design problems solved using the concepts learned up to that point in the course. Various engineering disciplines are represented in the form of hands-on exercises.

Continue to FDOT MicroStation Essentials - Part II

FDOT MicroStation Essentials Part I cover page.

(click to view FDOT MicroStation Essentials Part I documentation in PDF format.)

Features include:
  • Design Files
  • Design Environment
  • Viewing and Zooming
  • Models
  • Levels
  • Basic Drawing Tools
  • Drawing with Precision
  • Changing Elements
  • Selecting and Grouping
  • No prior CADD experience is required, but some manual drafting or related CADD product experience is recommended.

FDOT MicroStation Essentials course documentation  is currently provided in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.  These files require the free Adobe Acrobat plug-in for your browser.  The Acrobat plug-in can be obtained from Adobe Systems Inc. 

MicroStation Essentials Documentation
File Description File Size Updated Date
Documentation Adobe PDF graphic link that opens FDOTMicroStationEssentialsPart_I.pdf (12 MB)
(Click to view PDF version)
11.5 MB 11/03/2011
Dataset Winzip graphic link that opens FDOTV8EssentialsPartIandIIdataset.zip (5.67 MB)
(Click to download zip)
5.67 MB 11/03/2011