Export Lattice Model – GeoTIFF Float Z-unit setting

When performing the Export Lattice Model function in TerraScan, GeoTIFF Float is a common format used for export. This option does not include the Z-unit setting, which specifies the unit of grid point values. This is relevant for formats storing elevations as integers. The lack of this setting could potentially cause the user to export…

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Terrasolid Design Library

The Terrasolid design library is provided as an example of some of the customization that can be done in MicroStation CONNECT edition to make working with the Terrasolid products easier and more efficient, particularly for new users. We recommend the provided Terrasolid.DGNLIB remains as provided so that you can easily download the latest from this…

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Check out/in Terra License on Module Load/Unload

To ensure a product license is checked out before loading a module and checked back in when finished with a module, create load/unload tools in the MicroStation CONNECT ribbon that call a batch file to check out/in the license before/after loading/unloading the module making use of the silent checkout capabilities of the Terra License Manager.…

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TerraScan Ground Parameters

The TerraScan Ground Routine is designed to classify a ground surface from point data. There are multiple parameters within the filter. The following chart is a summary and general guidelines for setting the parameters. Max Building Size Grid size for initial seed surface Smaller is more aggressive, higher fidelity, but more false ground points in initial…

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Exporting LAS files failed (22684)

Symptom: While exporting data from LP360 using the Export Wizard a COM Exception is encountered stating, “Caller’s Message:Exporting LAS files failed. (22684)Exception Information:HRESULT: 0x80004005Unable to retrieve extended COM error information.” Probable Resolution#1: Is there another file in that location with the same name? Probable Resolution#2: Do you have any LAS files that contain only a…

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True View EVO Error: An unexpected error occurred running POSPacBatch.exe

True View EVO errs with, “An unexpected error occurred running POSPacBatch.exe” while submitting Post Process Trajectory File to POSPac Local. This is a generic error message whenever your POSPac project did not process to a successful solution using the InFusion Single Base processing mode and may be caused by one or more of the reasons…

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LP360 for ArcGIS not showing in ArcMap Extensions

The LP360 for ArcGIS extension is not showing in the ArcMap Extensions list (ArcMap -> Customize -> Extensions). Since ArcMap is only a 32-bit application, to install LP360 for ArcMap requires using a separate installer than LP360. Ensure that you have run the applicable “LP360 for ArcGIS Installer (Includes LP360 32-bit Arc Extension Only)”, named…

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Updating the True View 410 Firmware

The following steps describe the process for updating your True View 410 firmware. The latest firmware update for the True View 410 is available for download and installation by logging into the GeoCue FTP site, using your client credentials provided with the initial licensing information, and browsing for the “TrueView410Firmware” folder found in the root.…

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LP360 New Features

The following are just some of the new features that were released with each build of LP360 since version 2.0 through the upcoming release of 2019.2. These are only to name but a few of the enhancements that have been made to the product, not to mention the myriad of bug fixes and improvements to existing…

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Checking the True View Camera Connection?

The SYS LED turns RED on True View startup and checking the CycleLog on the latest Cycle# folder indicates only one camera being detected on the system. True View systems have two GeoCue Mapping Cameras (GMC). Check each camera connection. If a camera is properly connected then you will see the lens move when the…

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