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Added April 1, 2016 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Set this advanced option to TRUE to define plates with profile type plate(1) part that represents a flat structure

(1) In some contexts, for example in analysis, the term plate object may be used to refer to plates.

(2) plate that represents a steel structure

(2) Plate is mainly used as a connection piece or as a floor plate.

or polygon plate to DGN type attribute 92 (0x05C in DGN cell header) and all other beams to DGN type attribute 91 (0x05B in DGN cell header) in DGN export. If you set it to FALSE , all beams get 91 as the type attribute in DGN export. The default value is FALSE.

When this advanced option is set to TRUE , mapping to Microstation is successful and the attribute report in Tekla Structures is correct.

This advanced option is model specific and the setting is saved in the options databasedatabase file that contains the settings of model-specific general settings and advanced options

There are two options databases, the model options database (options_model.db) and the drawing options database (options_drawings.db).


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