Imports the data from a DGN file into a new DWG file or the current DWG file, depending on the DGNIMPORTMODE system variable.

Access Methods


 Menu: Application menu Open DGN


The Import DGN File dialog box (a standard file selection dialog box) is displayed. Once you select a DGN file, the Import DGN Settings dialog box is displayed.

If you enter -dgnimport at the Command prompt, options are displayed.

See the DGNIMPORT Conversion Table for specific details about the scope of importing MicroStation objects and other data.

See the DGNIMPORT Unit Mapping Table for specific details about unit conversions when importing MicroStation objects.

NoteThe type of plot style drawing (Color-dependent or Named) is based on the value of PSTYLEPOLICY.