Tech Note 578 Detail

Merging GPS data from GLX with My WorldGIS

Affected Products:

SE-7353b MyWorld GIS K-12 Campus License

Problem/Symptom:
How do I merge GPS data from the GLX with My World GIS?

PASCO Solution:
  1. Turn on the PS-2002 Xplorer GLX.
  2. Connect a USB FLASH drive to the USB A port on the GLX.
  3. Select Data Files.
  4. Select the file you wish to import into My World GIS using the up and down arrow keys.
  5. Press F1 to open the data file.
  6. Press the Home button.
  7. Press F2 to open the Table. 
  8. Populate the table with all of the columns of data that you wish to export.
  9. Press the Tables button.
  10. Select Export All Data.
  11. If you choose to rename the file you are about to export, do not delete the .txt extension.
  12. Change the Export File Format to ASCII.
  13. Click OK (F1) to export to the flash drive.
  14. Open My World GIS.
  15. Plug the flash drive into an available USB port on your computer.
  16. Click the File menu at the top left-hand corner of the My World screen and select Import Layer from File.
  17. Select the file on the FLASH drive.

          



              

Creation Date: 10/2/2006
Last Modified: 11/4/2009
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