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Information regarding the tools available in LP360.

LP360: LoadLibrary failed with error 126

Trying to launch LP360 results in an error, “LoadLibrary failed with error 126: The specified module could not be found.” A load library error usually indicates a corrupted installation. Best to: 1. uninstall LP360 using Control Panel. Delete the contents of the “C:\Program Files\Common Files\LP360” and “C:\Program Files\LP360” folders. Then, install the latest version of…

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Executing task(s) failed (8690)

Receive an error message, “Executing task(s) failed (8690)” while trying to execute a Point Cloud Task. This is a catch all error message that generally occurs when something caused the PCT to fail in its execution. Verify the parameters for the desired point cloud task correspond with the loaded data and desired execution method. Description:…

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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, LP360 for sUAS, and True View EVO. 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 names of…

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Exporting LAS files failed (22684)

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.” Is there another file in that location with the same name? Do you have any LAS files that contain only a single point? If so, remove…

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Powerlines Extractor Point Cloud Task

Available at the LP360 Advanced or True View EVO license levels. The Powerlines Extractor PCT extracts power line catenaries from the point cloud, with options to classify points and vectorize the catenaries. This new PCT is in active development and may change before its final version. Automatically classifies wires to the user selected output classification Models…

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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, image or informational…

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LP360: Additional Logging Information

Versions 2020.2.19.0 and later: LP360 and True View EVO 2020.2 introduce a new logging feature that can be enabled via the Diagnostics tab of the Project Settings dialog (File -> Project Settings -> Diagnostics). Enable Logging: Enables logging of information at the desired Log Level. Rotating Log Files: Recommended to use this setting to limit…

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Modifying VERT_CS WKT for USGS

A recent USGS addendum to the LIDAR Base Specification has stated that “User-defined entities will not be allowed for capturing specific geoid information in the WKT”. LP360 (v2015.1.76.15 or later) In order to remove this information from the VERT_CS WKT being included in LP360 generated WKTs it is necessary to replace the following file(s): “C:\Program…

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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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