OpenBuildings Designer and Open Buildings Station Designer Update 5 is now available for download at
OpenBuildings Designer (AECOsim): CONNECT Edition for New Users Learning Path
Bentley have provided a very large amount of online training courses and videos to help users become efficient using OpenBuildings Designer at his link.
Please Note: GC is not backward compatible. The c# script is updated with each version. Therefore if you open a previous version with a later version including OpenBuildings Update 5 (when it comes out) it will upgrade the c# and can no longer be used by the previous version. This shouldn’t be a problem providing all who are using the same GC script update at the same time.
QuickStart for GenerativeComponents. Step by step introductory training. The training is focused around a building dataset, however the principles can be adopted to other industries.
GenerativeComponents Online Training – Connect Edition
GenerativeComponents Online Training – V8i
GenerativeComponents Special Interest Group. Recordings of the monthly S I G which cover in extended detail topics which are important to using GenerativeComponents.
GenerativeComponents Forum – Wiki, Forum and Example files. The area allows users to seek resources ask questions, and look at example files. The product management is very active on this forum so it’s a great place to work with the community.
Training Video: Setting up and Linking AECOsim/GenerativeComponents to Bentley RailTrack. This video demonstrates how to use a RangeBox to link your GenerativeComponents scripts to geometry that is not part of a GC script.