Navisworks: Objects do not appear in Navisworks from a iDGN

January 5, 2024 Jeff Arbogast

Issue:
Navisworks: Objects do not appear in Navisworks from a iDGN.

Certain Objects in Navisworks that come from Bentley iDGN. Do not show in Navisworks.

Causes:
New Object Types

Solution:
In Navisworks version 2020 and up.

Use Beta Reader
Options. (See Figure 1)

Figure1

File Readers. (See Figure 2)

Figure 2

Highlight DGN. (See Figure 3)

Figure 3

Select Use Beta File Reader at the bottom. (See Figure 3)

About the Author

Jeff Arbogast

Manufacturing Solution Center Team Lead<br><br>Jeff is responsible for manufacturing Technical Support for both internal staff and customers. In addition to the daily activities of the support center, he helps write for the National Support Center blog, and has written online classes for the IMAGINiT training on demand site.

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