ProjectWise Knowledge Base

 

ProjectWise Explorer (click for the Bentley help manual) is a Windows program that allows for interface between a user and the Osborn Consulting datasource, which contain work areas, folders and documents. It is a required install. If you need support during downloading, installing, or configuring, please do not hesitate to send an email for support. The mailbox is monitored from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM PST, Monday through Friday.

Click here if you need to fill out the User Access Form.

ProjectWise Explorer Download

File Information

  • Company: Bentley Systems, Inc
  • Program Name: ProjectWise Explorer CONNECT Edition
  • Version: 10.00.03.434
  • Filename: pwclt100003434en.exe
  • File Size: 900MB

 

ProjectWise Installation

You may need to reach out to your network or system administrator in your company’s IT team in order to install ProjectWise Explorer.

  1. If you did not click the Run button find the installation file (pwclt100003434en.exe) and double-click it.
  2. When the wizard opens keep the default installation location and check the box to accept the license agreement.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Click Install.
  5. When installation is complete, click Finish.
Configuring the Osborn Consulting Datasource

You may need to reach out to your network or system administrator in your company’s IT team in order to configure the Osborn Consulting datasource.

  1. Find the newly installed ProjectWise Explorer app and open it.
  2. Click Tools and then Network Configuration Settings… You are also able to configure the settings by going to the Windows Control Panel and clicking on the ProjectWise Network
  3. Click the DNS Services tab and fill out the following:
    • Name: Osborn Consulting
    • Hostname: osbornconsulting-pw.bentley.com
    • Port: 5800

     

  4. Click Add. Or, click Accept if you are configuring through the Control Panel.
  5. Click the Datasource Listing tab and fill out the following:
    • Name: Osborn Consulting
    • Hostname: osbornconsulting-pw.bentley.com
    • Port: 5800

     

  6. Click Add. Or, click Accept if you are configuring through the Control Panel.
  7. Click Apply and then OK. Or, click Save if configuring through the Control Panel.
  8. When opening ProjectWise Explorer there will now be the Osborn Consulting Production datasource listed on the left-hand side. Expand that datasource to log in. Credentials should have already been provided.