07. AutoPIPE Stress Isometric customization - Relocate headers to a different position

Applies To
Area: Stress Isometric
Original Author:Bentley Technical Support Group
Date Logged
& Current Version
Feb. 2016


How to relocate headers to a different position on an AutoPIPE Stress Isometric using OPIM?


This feature is related to border file. In order to relocate headers you have to perform following steps.

1. In AutoPIPE launch Openplant Isometric Manager from menu “File > Launch Openplant Isometric Manager”
2. Open any border file you want to modify from “[Installation Directory]\isoextractor\Borders\...” i.e. I have selected DGN\A0BORD.DGN
3. Press Settings>View Attributes
4. On View Attributes dialog select “Text Node” and close the dialog. You can see in the snapshot below

5. On bottom of border you see text nodes 96, 97, 98 and 99.
6. The text on left side describes the text related to.
7. You can move these text nodes to any position on border.
8. Close OpenPlant Isometric Manager.
9. Make sure to use the same border during export to Stress Isometric using AutoPIPE.

See Also

Customize AutoPIPE Stress Isometric drawings

Bentley AutoPIPE