Creating a test iModel

Test iModels can be used for local development. There are a few different ways to procure a test iModel.


Online iModel from sample

Copy a provided sample iModel for online testing. Quickest.

Online iModel from local files

Create a test iModel from local files for online testing

Offline snapshot from local files

Create a local snapshot file from files on your local computer

Exploring iModels

ECSQL tutorial

Familiarize yourself with the basics of ECSQL

View in iModelHub

How to view your iModel in iModelHub

Explore iModel content

How to query the data in your iModel

Explore schemas in the iModel

How to browse the schemas in your iModel

Starter Applications

Web viewer

Create a web based viewer

Desktop viewer

Create a desktop viewer

Agent application

Create an agent application

Building Applications

iTwin Viewer - 'Hello World'

Get a basic understanding of the iTwin Viewer

Adding showcase widgets to the iTwin Viewer

Use widgets from the showcase in your own iTwin Viewer

Registering Applications

External apps v2

Register application

Register an application for deployment


Please see the Community Resources page for the best places to get more help.

Last Updated: 18 May, 2022