MSTools for Microstation V8i and Connect
Developed by Lars Karlsson

This tool is designed to run with Microstation. Most commands are based on Civil work but other Microstation users might benefit as well. The developing process started in 2012 and is planned to span over several years, new features will be added as needed.

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Current Status of Commands (Build 1.18) 2016-03-06

Cells  Cell Explorer => Group on any column and print report
Update Cell Tags
 => Update Cell Tags in multiple Drawings (Title Block Manager)
Convert  Convert Curve to lineString
Convert Shape to LineString
Drafting  Annotate Line Slope or length => Annotate slopes in profiles and cross sections (%, ‰ or Ratio)
Draw  Draw from Coordinates => Draw objects by pasting coordinates into a column grid (from Excel)
Elements  Flatten Elements 
Levels  Set Active Level by Element
View Display off by Element
Lines  Line Explorer => Group on any column and print report
Annotate Linestring Elevation
Export Line/LineString to Excel
Level Out LineString => Change vertices elevations based on Start and End Elevation
Remove Duplicate vertices (LineStrings)
Simplify LineString (Weed)
Slope Direction arrows => Ditch Slope Arrows based on slope and direction
Table Edit LineString
 => Edit vertex elevation in column grid
Measure  Measure Distance With Slope
Miscellaneous  Vehicle Turning Simulations 
Text  Flip Text Up (Roll)
Set Active Text Height by Object
Text Explorer
 => Group on any column and print report
Tip Book Store your notes in this NoteBook.

Image of Cell Tag Editor (Title Block Manager)


Image of Line Explorer 


Image of Report from Line Explorer 


Image of Slope Arrows 


Image of Output from Slope Arrows  


Image of Measure Distance and Slope 


Image of vehicle Turning 

Image of Table Edit LineString