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Bentley View V8i


Bentley View V8i (SELECTseries 3)

BIM Viewer for DWG, IFC, DGN, i-models

The infrastructure industry's BIM viewer of choice for interacting with IFC’s, DGNs, DWGs, and i-models, as well as point clouds and many other industry formats

With millions of users, Bentley View is arguably the industry's most powerful free BIM viewer. Meeting the industry’s demanding needs for viewing BIM, Bentley View supports over 50 other file formats, including CAD and raster image formats.

Use Bentley View to explore the BIM 3D models as well as 2D drawings and detail sheets. Navigate the project via hypermodels if you have access to an i-model. Simply view files, search for objects, prepare lists, measure distances and areas accurately, and print drawings to scale, including to 3D PDF—all with full fidelity, without translations, on every desktop, for free.

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(version - released June 27, 2013)

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  • Open multiple CAD file formats
  • Explore 2D and 3D models intuitively
  • Measure distances and areas accurately