Creating an NAVD88 Geoid Adjustment File

Summary: The NGS geoid data files are not directly compatible with TerraScan. Also, the Convert Geoid File utility does not recognize this format. Hence, one must convert it to and “E N dz” format for use in TerraScan’s and TerraPhoto’s Adjust to Geoid tool. This workflow contains step by step instructions for converting NGS geoid data…

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Error Using the Output Coordinate System

While executing the Reproject Point Cloud Task to take data from a known Spatial Reference System (SRS) to a custom or user-defined coordinate system (32767) the user encounters an error message stating, “Error using the output coordinate system: Failed to set target coordinate system from WKT. GDAL importFromWKT() returned 5. The custom or user-define coordinate…

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Silent Terra License Check Out/In

Beginning with Terra License Server/Service/Manager v019.003 automatic or silent check out/in of the various Terrasolid product licenses is now possible. To run interactively as in the past, simply start the Terra License Manager. To run in silent mode use the following command line: license_manager VVV DD Module[+] Example A:———————————————license_manager 019 20 slaveThis gets TerraSlave version…

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Tips for Classifying High Frequency Ground Features

Depending upon the settings used in TerraScan’s ground classification routine one may see issues with certain high frequency features, such as berms, dikes and mounds, not being properly classified to the ground class. These features can be more complicated to get into the ground class as their small footprint and frequent occurrence can lead to…

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ASPSuite Error: Failed to checkout roaming license – License Expired

Attempting to “Check Out License” for ASPSuite results in an error message, “ASPSuite Error: Failed to checkout roaming license: Failed to checkout the license for ASP. Reason: License Expired”. This error message usually shows when the number of available licenses shows as “0 of #”. Where, # is greater than 0. The error message indicates…

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Exporting LAS files failed. (17340): Unexpected error in LASExporter::ExportTINRaster()

Error encountered while exporting digital elevation models using the LP360 Export Wizard: [Window Title] LP360 Error [Main Instruction] Exporting LAS files failed. (17340) [Expanded Information] Exception Information: HRESULT: 0x8000ffff Description: Unexpected error in LASExporter::ExportTINRaster() [^] Collapse this  [ ] Do not show exceptions again.  [OK] [Footer] Press ‘Ctrl+C’ to copy message to clipboard. The problem…

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Can’t find ImageStation ziphoto.dll

User encounters an error message, “Unable to locate ziphoto.dll in folder”, when attempting to run the stereo edit step in GeoCue using ImageStation. This error message is caused by the install location of ImageStation products being in a different location than in previous versions. Specifically, the ziphoto.dll file. This is usually caused by updating the…

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How to Recover a Floating License?

Problem: My LP360 license is in use by a process that is no longer active. For instance, my machine shutdown unexpectedly and left my LP360 license locked. Probable Resolution #1: The license will recover itself after a short period of time. Take a brief pause and try again in a few minutes. Probable Resolution #2:…

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What is the True View Evo License Server IP?

True View Evo uses license servers at ls24.rlmcloud.com [104.245.35.155] or ls41.rlmcloud.com [69.87.216.91] or ls60.rlmcloud.com [216.98.10.232], as specified in your license string. Communication with the license server requires port 5053 and one more client specific port as supplied with the license string to be open for outgoing communications, along with standard internet ports.

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