TableManager

TableManager™ is an AddIn or App that adds functionality to Bentley Systems MicroStation® CONNECT. It's a tool for everyone who uses MicroStation tables.

Table Manager works with MicroStation CONNECT Update 16 and later.

TableManager provides its own set of MicroStation key-in commands. They become active after you have loaded TableManager. Those commands can be used to start actions by TableManager.

The MicroStation key-in to start TableManager is
mdl load TableManager

When TableManager is loaded, you will see its dialog box …

TableManager dialog

TableManager Key-In Commands

There are several types of commands provided by TableManager …

Actions

Interactive Action Commands
Command Effect Comment
TABLEMGR HARVEST Harvest DGN table data Searches using the last-specified source setting
TABLEMGR HARVEST ACTIVEMODEL Harvest DGN table data Searches the active DGN model
TABLEMGR HARVEST ALLMODELS Harvest DGN table data Searches all models in the active DGN file
TABLEMGR HARVEST REFERENCES Harvest DGN table data Searches all attachments of the active DGN model
TABLEMGR HARVEST ACTIVEREFERENCES Harvest DGN table data Searches the active model and all its referenced attachments
TABLEMGR LOCATE Zoom to table currently selected in dialog Double-clicking a row in the dialog invokes this command

Table Modification

Also known as the exchange command.

Table Modification Commands
Command Effect Comment
TABLEMGR COPY NAME TOTABLE Write the displayed table name to the DGN table element's header row
TABLEMGR COPY NAME FROMTABLE Copy the DGN table element's header row to the displayed table name
TABLEMGR RENAME ALL Update all table names Supply a seed name e.g. 'Table 001'

Help

Help Commands
Command Effect Comment
TABLEMGR HELP ABOUT Writes information about TableManager to MicroStation's Message Center

Reports

File Commands
Command Effect Comment
TABLEMGR FILE SAVE CSV Saves the list of table data to a CSV file
TABLEMGR FILE SAVE XML Saves the list of table data to an XML file
TABLEMGR FILE SAVE HTML Saves the list of table data to an HTML file Open using your preferred Web browser

The File|Save As menu provides direct access to the above commands. See the Reports page.

Settings

Settings Commands
Command Effect Comment
TABLEMGR SET SOURCE ACTIVEMODEL Harvest tables from the active DGN model
TABLEMGR SET SOURCE ALLMODELS Harvest tables from all models in the active DGN file
TABLEMGR SET SOURCE REFERENCES Harvest tables from models attached to the active model as references
TABLEMGR SET SOURCE ACTIVEREFERENCES Harvest tables from the active model and models attached to it as references

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