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Last updated September 6, 2017 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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This advanced option must be set in an initialization (.ini) file.

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 by default defined in the teklastructures.ini file and it points to the folder ..\ProgramData\Tekla Structures\<version>\Bitmaps

If you want to use another folder, add DAK_BMPPATH to the options.ini file under the model folderfolder that is used for storing files associated with a model

Tekla Structures stores all files associated with a model in a folder it creates with the same name as the model database (.db1).

In multi-user mode all users access the same model folder.

with the new path that points to the folder where your own bitmaps are located.



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

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