Comparison of: Travel View, Travel Path, and Flythru Movie

Customers often have questions about which Terrasolid tools make sense for a given workflow. Travel View, Travel Path, and Flythru Movie tools are all useful for specific purposes and we review some of the use case scenarios for each below. Travel View Travel View tool lets you setup perspective views by defining a viewer position,…

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Controlling TerraScan with VBA

One advantage of using the Terrasolid modules in Bentley applications is that users can leverage the large number of tools therein. For example, Bentley products support VBA, which can be used to automate routine tasks. Controlling TerraScan with VBA is possible as well. The Bentley Communities has a Developing Code in VBA reference section and…

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Datum Transform Warning

When attempting to convert point coordinates from one horizontal projection to another using LP360 or True View EVO, the user may see a warning message with the heading: “Datum Transform Warning!” if the datums of the projections differ or appear to differ based on their WKT. Before attempting to perform any coordinate system transformation/reprojection, it…

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POSPac UAV Installation and Licensing

Applanix POSPac UAV is the desktop version that True View 410 and 620 system owners get when they purchase a True View system. True View system subscribers must use POSPacCloud to process the trajectory solutions for those systems.  True View system owners should follow the Applanix POSPAC UAV instructions for Network (server-locked) software license to…

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True View EVO Error: TDCOMPRESS_FAILED

The user is receiving the following error message during POSPac processing in the True View EVO software: {“status”: “TDCOMPRESS_FAILED”,“message”: “Error in compressing project data”,“data”: null} This error is caused by the current lack of support in POSPac processing for accented characters. If your chosen file path has an accented character, this error message will appear.…

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Loki Camera and Drone compatibility

Loki Supports: Inspire 2 with X4s M200, V1, with X4s Any drone with a hardwired X4s.  In fact, we strongly recommend hardwiring the X4s, regardless of drone configuration.  Any DSLR for which we can make a cable and interface to the flash unit (i.e. all the Sony A6, A7 systems).  Be aware that there are…

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How do I move my Terrasolid License Server to a new machine?

KBA-01012-M9G7N0 Question How do I move my Terrasolid License Server to a new machine? Answer Download Terrasolid License Server software on the new hardware: Download the latest version of the software from Terrasolid’s website: https://www.terrasolid.com/ssl/download_software.php In Platform Selection, under Stand-alone applications for 32-bit or 64-bit Windows; in English only select 32/64-bit Windows: License Server/Manager, TerraSlave…

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River Flattening in LP360

About River Flattening The River Flattening command opens the River Flattening dialog that captures input for flattening river polygons perpendicular to the flow. A river polygon layer, and centerline layer is required to execute the flattening process. Note: The River Flattening command is only available in LP360 for ArcMap. In LP360, as of v2018.2, it…

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Adding additional Geoid definitions to LP360

LP360 has a wealth of supported vertical datums available to the user. However, there are some vertical datums, or specific geoids, not present in the current database (e.g. NAVD88 – Geoid 18). If the imported data is already in the desired coordinate reference system (CRS) using a Geiod not present in the LP360 database, the…

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