Creating a test iModel

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


Copy a provided sample iModel for online testing. Quickest.
Create a test iModel from local files for online testing
Create a local snapshot file from files on your local computer

Exploring iModels

Familiarize yourself with the basics of ECSQL
How to view your iModel in iModelHub
How to query the data in your iModel
How to browse the schemas in your iModel

Starter Applications

Create a web based viewer
Create a desktop viewer
Create an agent application

Building Applications

Get a basic understanding of the iTwin Viewer
Use widgets from the showcase in your own iTwin Viewer

Registering Applications

External apps v2
Register an application for deployment


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

Last Updated: 15 May, 2024