PTV Vistro Knowledge Base

  • Training Web Series

    Welcome to the PTV Vistro Training Web Series page. This web series consists of short videos that will help you discover the features and workflows inside PTV Vistro - and most importantly, help you enhance your Clients' deliverables.

    Are you new to Vistro or a long-time user? We’ve got you covered either way. This series will have something for everyone - and you will be able to find the right Vistro video that fits your needs.

Episode 1: PTV Vistro Overview

  • New to Vistro? No problem. In this video, we will start at the beginning with an all-encompassing snapshot of PTV Vistro's capabilities and answer the following questions:

    • What is PTV Vistro?
    • What does PTV Vistro do?

Episode 2: Part I – GUI: Menu and Status Bars and Main Toolbars

  • Have you experienced overwhelming and cluttered Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) that fill your whole monitor with confusing icons and endless ribbons? PTV Vistro gives you a sleek modern GUI with an intuitive workflow for optimal performance.

    We will take you for a tour of Vistro’s well organized GUI in this two-part episode. Part I, we’ll be describing the powerful features on the menu bar, status bar, and main toolbars.

Episode 2: Part II – GUI: Workflow Panel, Data Windows, and Keyboard Shortcuts

  • Have you experienced overwhelming and cluttered Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) that fill your whole monitor with confusing icons and endless ribbons? PTV Vistro gives you a sleek modern GUI with an intuitive workflow for optimal performance.

    We will take you for a tour of Vistro’s well organized GUI in this two-part episode. Part I, we’ll be describing the powerful features on the menu bar, status bar, and main toolbars.

Episode 3: Part I – Basic Network Setup: Global Parameters, Network Building, Intersection Setup

  • Time is money. PTV Vistro was developed specifically with this notion in mind. With Vistro you can effortlessly build a network of signalized and unsignalized intersections and roundabouts – and we’ll show you how.

    In this two-part episode, we will show you the global settings, how to rapidly drop nodes and build a network, and features in the intersection setup workflow, all in Part 1.

Episode 3: Part II – Basic Network Setup: Volumes and Traffic Control

  • Continuing in Part II, we'll will explain how to enter your traffic volumes. We will also give you tips and tricks for creating your model's traffic controllers.