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What to do when the ephemeris file download fails?

Symptoms: In ASPSuite, the ephemeris download fails. It just does nothing. Probable Resolution #1: Verify your machine has a proper internet connection and try again. Probable Resolution #2: Verify the ephemeris file is available. The broadcast ephemeris is available immediately, the ultra-rapid should be available within six hours of your flight. Probable Resolution #3: Manually…

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Error: Rover Position File (.pos) is Empty

Problem: In ASPSuite, processing the Interpolating Camera Events step results in an, “Error: Rover Position File (.pos) is Empty”. Probable Solution #1: The most likely issue is the Rover navigation file was incomplete causing the generation of the .pos file to be empty. The simplest and most efficient way to resolve this issue is to…

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Tips for Classify Ground with DIM datasets

LP360 can be inefficient when working with very dense point clouds, such as Dense Image Matching, for ground classification if appropriate steps are not taken in the workflow. In fact, be aware that it simply crashes if you have to use a large seed size (e.g. 200 feet on some machines) that requires more points…

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Point Cloud Task Doesn’t Execute when I Click Apply

Problem: When I click apply my point cloud task does not execute. Probable Resolution: Clicking apply only saves the changes you made to the Point Cloud Task (PCT). To execute a PCT one must use one of the execute tools located on the Point Cloud Task toolbar.

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Loki Hot Shoe User Guide

The Loki Users Guide – Hotshoe will guide you through assembly, installation, and how to use the Loki in conjunction with a camera with a hot shoe flash, such as a DSLR or mirrorless camera.                  

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LP360 Tool Guides

There are many tools and keyboard shortcuts that exist within the LP360 product suite, including LP360 for ArcGIS, LP360 for Windows, LP360 for sUAS, and LP360 for GeoCue. Remembering all of them and where to find them may prove difficult, particularly for beginner or casual users. To help we’ve created tool guides that provide the…

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Point Cloud Tasks

Point Cloud Tasks What is a Point Cloud Task (PCT)? A function (Extract ground, Conflate Line) that operates on points and/or vectors. A task can be a filter and/or an extractor. A filter classifies or changes the classification values for points (e.g. classify ground). An extractor extracts information from the point cloud data into vector,…

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Edit ShapeFile Attributes in LP360 Standalone

Beginning with version 2017.1 of LP360, users have the capability to edit the attributes (Add fields and values) of shapefiles. In LP360, fields are added/removed via the Schema Editor and values modified using Feature Analyst: The Schema editor is used to manage the fields of the shapefile, hence it is used to add/remove fields: A…

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Error: Unknown Spatial Reference

How to create a world file for a raster Problem: When outputting a cut and fill image from volumetrics from LP360, a world file is not created for the raster.  This error will be given when importing the raster into ArcMap: Solution: In ArcMap, go to the tool box: Under “Data Management Tools” > “Projections and…

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