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Added August 31, 2016 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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This advanced option can be set in initialization files.

This advanced option is system specific and is read from teklastructures.ini. Generally, there is no need to modify system-specific settings. Do not modify them if you are not an administrator.

Use to point to the folder for bitmap files used in

  • custom components

  • user-defined attributes ( objects.inp file)

  • profile catalogcatalog that displays profiles and information on the profiles

    In addition to the available profiles in the respective Tekla Structures environment, the user can add fixed or parametric user-defined profiles to the profile catalog. It is also possible to import profiles to the profile catalog.

  • some system components

You can use semicolon-separated lists of folder paths, see an example below. This advanced option is defined in the teklastructures.ini file and it points to the folder ..\ProgramData\Tekla Structures\<version>\Bitmaps

If you want to use another folder:

  1. Copy the entire contents of the ..\ProgramData\Tekla Structures\<version>\Bitmaps folder to the new location.

  2. Add DAK_BMPPATH to the user.ini file with the new path.



set DAK_BMPPATH=%XSDATADIR%\Bitmaps\;H:\Tekla\bitmap \

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