Tekla Structures 2016i release notes
Welcome to the Tekla Structures 2016i release notes!
This version comes with many bug fixes and a bunch of new features. The key features of this new version include the ribbon customizer, bent plates, many drawings improvements, and a lot more:
- Full ribbon customization and other interface improvements
- Bent plates, pour units, and other modeling improvements
- Drawing improvements
- Printing improvements
- Component improvements
- New ribbon interface for Symbol Editor
- Template and report improvements
- Project base points and other interoperability improvements
- Object locks and new roles in Tekla Model Sharing
- Advanced option improvements
- Fixes in Tekla Structures 2016i
We suggest that you complete any unfinished models using your current version of Tekla Structures.
This version is not backwards compatible. When you create or save a model in Tekla Structures 2016i, you cannot open it in older versions due to database differences.
Tekla Structures 2016i can only be installed on 64-bit Windows operating systems. Tekla Structures 21.1 was the last version that supports installation on 32-bit Windows.
See the hardware recommendations for more information.
Migration wizardtool that is used when taking into use an updated version of Tekla Structures for copying settings defined by the user in the earlier version
The migration wizard can be used to copy settings included in initialization files.
does not support the migration of Tekla Structures version 2016 user interface settings to version 2016i. For example, if you have modified the ribbon, your modifications are not visible in 2016i.
Administrator's release notes
Advanced users should read the Administrator's release notes for information on how to apply the additional customizations available in this release.
Localization release notes
Environment-specific changes are explained in the Tekla Structures 2016i localization release notes.
Tekla Open API release notes
The Tekla Open APIapplication programming interface that lets third-party applications integrate to and communicate with Tekla Structures
Tekla Open API enables, for example, customizing Tekla Structures.
release notes are included in the Tekla Open API Startup Package, which you can download from Tekla Warehouse.