MicroStation Tip: The Tilde Key

Have you heard of the tilde key? Me either, but it’s the little squiggle to the left of the 1 key.

I did come across a handy trick with tilde.

Using the Smartline tool, tilde can be used to quickly toggle between segment types. Drawing ‘line to arc to line to arc’ without having to change the pull-down each time – what a time saver.

Find your tilde today!

Jessica Scheidler

Jessica Scheidler

As Operations Manager, Jessica Scheidler is in charge of making sure everything that happens behind the scenes at EnvisionCAD runs smoothly and efficiently. Jessica comes to EnvisionCAD from Filene Research Institute in Madison, WI. As membership and development manager, she secured donations to ensure cooperative finance institutions had access to and maximized the nonprofit’s research, innovation, and impact programs. Prior to that, she managed a comprehensive stewardship and recognition program and oversaw grants and fundraising events as part of Overture Center for the Arts’ development team. Jessica has also been the assistant director of the Wausau Center for the Visual Arts and coordinator for the Wausau Festival of Arts. When Jessica’s not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, good eats, art, decorating and anything outdoors.

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