Creating Island Breaklines in LP360

The following workflow and accompanying video describes the suggested workflow for digitizing breaklines around islands within LP360. Creating Island Breaklines: Workflow Configure a conflation task for the lake or main waterbody that the island resides within. Set up a conflation method for the conflation task This is dependent upon user specifications, the example in the video chooses…

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Pyramiding Files when Adding Files to Layer

About Pyramiding Files Pyramiding is used to improve display performance for large files. This is similar to the way reduced resolution overviews work. When the Pyramid checkbox is selected, a pyramid file (.QVR) is created for any file that is either missing the .QVR file or the .QVR file is older than the file. For LAS…

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Which file formats are recommended for processing point clouds in TerraScan?

It is recommended to organize a point cloud in a TerraScan project and project blocks for processing the data. TerraScan supports multiple file formats from which you need to select one to be used for the block binary files. The best choice depends on a few factors: Fast Binary (fbi) is the best format for processing…

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Define Project

Define Project tool opens the TerraScan Project window. The window displays the active project  and contains menu commands for handling TerraScan projects. The main benefits of organizing point cloud data in a project are: The project definition divides a large data set into smaller parts which are easy to manage. Each part should contain an…

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Error Automatically Registering Licenses

When attempting to automatically register an LP360 license via the Registration tab within the LP360 License Administrator Program, the following error concerning the web service connection is displayed: In this instance click OK and select the second option to save the registration information to a text file and e-mail the text file directly to registration@lp360.com as…

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Modify Contour Symbology

Modify Contour Symbology tool modifies the symbology of contour lines. It can also move contour lines to another level in the design file. The contour lines have to be created with Mode set to Write to file in the Display Contours tool in order to apply the tool. The tool may be useful, for example,…

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Triangulate Elements

Triangulate Elements tool creates a surface model from graphical elements filtered by level, element type, and symbology. You can save the filtering rules to a text file for later use. You can use this tool to create a surface model or to add points to an existing model loaded in TerraModeler. General procedure for triangulating…

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Contour Options

Contour options define symbology settings for contour lines, such as level, coloring, line style, and line weight for the different contour types. They can also limit the contour display to specific domains or an elevation range, define the minimum areas for closed contours, or influence the way of contour line generation. To define contour options:…

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