47 articles Terrasolid Installation, Licensing and Updates

How to check out Bentley licenses?

If you have Bentley’s Select Subscription you can check out a license to your PC for a given period of time. The maximum date is the expiration date of your subscription. After the checkout there is no need to be connected to Bentley’s license server. Otherwise, the your Bentley software package must be loaded and…

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MicroStation CONNECT Edition vs PowerDraft CONNECT Edition

The Terrasolid 64-bit applications can be run in Bentley PowerDraft CONNECT Edition (10.00.00,52 or later) from Bentley Systems. PowerDraft CE is a 64-bit a subset of MicroStation CE. It fulfills all requirements needed to process LiDAR data and images using the 64-bit Terrasolid software packages. Start PowerDraft in standard mode (High security mode is not…

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Threading in TerraScan, TerraMatch and TerraPhoto

Most customers run a processor with four cores, high quality models today have eight cores . Each core supports a maximum of two threads. TerraScan (TerraSlave ) currently supports a maximum of 128 threads. To benefit from all threads you should have a PC with eight processors with eight cores. If you are a standard…

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Missing tools in Terrasolid?

Symptom: Looking for a tool in one of the Terrasolid products and can’t seem to find it. Reinstalling doesn’t make the tool appear either. Probable Resolution #1: Are you looking in the right spot for the tool? Check the latest tool guides. Probable Resolution #2: Are you working in the correct product? Many of the…

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License Server/Manager version selection

Deciding which License Server/Manager to install depends on what versions of the software you are running. Option 1: All of your Terrasolid products are 64-bit versions: install the 64-bit version of License Server/Manager. Option 2: All of your Terrasolid products are 32-bit versions: Install the 32-bit version of License Server/Manager. Option 3: You are using…

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Terrasolid Product Installation & Setup Guide

This guide provides information on how to install, register and configure your Terrasolid products and licenses. Installing Terrasolid Products Guide Contents Introduction…………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1 Invoice……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1 About Terrasolid OY…………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1 About GeoCue Group……………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1 Downloading the Installation Packages…………………………………………………………………………………….. 2 Bentley MicroStation Based Packages……………………………………………………………………………… 2 Microsoft Windows Based Packages……………………………………………………………………………….. 4 Installing the Products………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 5 Registering Your Terrasolid…

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What’s New in Terrasolid – Feb 2017

The following are the highlights of the new features that have been added to the Terrasolid software between February 2016 and February of 2017, and can be found in the version 017 releases. New Features in TerraScan Feb 2017 Updated User Guides Documentation & New Format  Support for PowerDraft CONNECT Edition  Improvements to LAS v1.4…

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Terrasolid Licensing for v017

Happy new year! With the new year upon us we want to provide some important information about the Terrasolid product licenses. Each year Terrasolid releases a major version change.  Note that this isn’t a major release in the traditional sense as Terrasolid releases incremental releases of the software packages on a continual basis which add…

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Terra License Usage

You can run Terra License Server when you want to view the status of the license pool or change the server settings. Terra License Server shows the current state of the license pool and logs every request and return event. The Licensed applications list shows a list of applications for which the program finds valid licenses…

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A Quick Intro to Customizing MicroStation CONNECT

The biggest change when moving from one of the previous versions of MicroStation to CONNECT is that CONNECT is 64-bit program, allowing the advantage of access to more memory. Access to more memory enables Terrasolid to enhance their applications, and makes CONNECT much better suited for LIDAR and photogrammetric point cloud processing. The ribbon interface…

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