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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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Terrasolid software and hardware compatibility

Operating System and Hardware Requirements: To run the 64-bit TerraScan, you must have the following: Quad-core processor or better, good processor frequency 8 GB RAM minimum, 16 GB RAM or more recommended 1024*768 resolution display or better SSD hard disc or other storage device with fast access speed is recommended Windows x64 version 7 or…

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Configuring Active Stereo in TerraStereo

In addition to anaglyph stereo active stereo is supported in TerraStereo. Select File -> Settings -> Stereomode -> OpenGL Note: Active stereo requires nVidia Quadro board (Quad Buffered OpenGL). For instance, GeForce boards will not work. We are just now testing AMD based quad buffered boards and support for those will come within this year.…

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Upgrade to MicroStation CONNECT Edition Campaign

MicroStation CONNECT Edition is a 64-bit application which enables you to handle much bigger point clouds.  The latest Terrasolid applications fully utilize the new 64-bit platform. Terrasolid and Bentley have jointly developed a campaign to upgrade your Bentley Map Powerview, Bentley PowerDraft and old MicroStation licenses to the latest MicroStation CONNECT Edition. If you have…

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TerraSlave x64 Missing License

Why is TerraSlave x64 complaining about a missing license but TerraSlave x32 is working with the same license file?  The 64-bit TerraSlave expects a license file called “tslave.lic” while the 32-bit TerraSlave expects a file called “tslave_scan.lic“. If you are using the same license file for x32 and x64 TerraSlave, just rename the file for…

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Terra License Server Access Code

When configuring the Terra License Server or Terra License Manager for pool licenses you will need to create an access code. The access code can be any alphanumeric sequence and is used to ensure that Terra License Managers are talking to the correct Terra License Server. Whatever code you elect to use for the server…

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Terrasolid License Server and License Manager

There are two types of permanent licenses available for the Terrasolid products. Pool/Network Licenses Network licenses are only available to customers with a valid maintenance agreement for the software and allow for the licenses to be used on different computers. This is the recommended licensing mode. For more information on pool licenses please see http://www.terrasolid.com/products/license_server_manager.php, where…

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Terrasolid v016 Release

In the middle of February Terrasolid released the v016 products. This is in line with their usual modus operandi of releasing a major version update which corresponds with the current calendar year. The calendar year is the maintenance period on Terrasolid products, save for a few unique user situations. This process should be familiar for…

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What’s New in Terrasolid – Feb 2016

The newest features within the Terrasolid products that have been added to the Terrasolid version 016 software between February 2015 and February of 2016. New Features: 64-Bit Terrasolid Applications Feb 2016 Single biggest feature and effort All LIDAR related applications released Same license as 32-bit applications Both versions may be used on the same computer…

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Setting the Thread Count

Threads enable the Terrasolid products to utilize more than one processor core at a time. The number utilized is dependent upon the specific function and up to the maximum threads specified. The instructions below are specified for use with the TerraScan product, but can be set-up to be used with any of the Terrasolid products.…

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