OpenRoads Tip: How do I get my Mini Toolbar back?

Written by:  Bob Mecham

In OpenRoads depending on what type of element you select and hover on; a mini toolbar with context sensitive menu will appear. Below are a couple examples.

Survey Linear Feature

openroads mini toolbar popup info survey linear feature

Horizontal Geometry

openroads mini toolbar popupinfo horizontal alignment


openroads mini toolbar popup info corridor objects

If for some reason you can no longer see your Mini Toolbars.

Go to the MicroStation pull down menu and select Settings > Snaps > AccuSnap and toggle back ON Pop-up Info.

openroads mini toolbar popup info accusnap
Bob Mecham

Bob Mecham

Bob joined the training and consulting firm EnvisionCAD in 2000 and became a partner in June of 2002. He has specialized in the software MicroStation & InRoads from Bentley Systems, Inc. Mr. Mecham is an industry expert in the implementation, configuration, development, and customization of the two software applications MicroStation and InRoads. Bob instructs MicroStation classes ranging from fundamentals to advanced productivity. He has extensive experience using, implementing, and instructing both InRoads Survey and InRoads Site Design. Bob received his degree in Civil Engineering Technology from the Madison Area Technical College in 1992 and has over a decade of experience in the use, implementation, and management of software and CADD systems. He has worked for a wide range of organizations providing services from general survey and engineering services to specific applications such as landfills and site design.


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