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Global Mapper 18

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Version 18.XX

System Requirements:

Global Mapper software is compatible with Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows XP (32 and 64-bit versions), Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit versions), Windows 7/8 (32 and 64-bit versions), and Windows Server 2003/2008/2012. The minimum system requirements are 64 MB of RAM and 100 MB of hard drive space for the installation.

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Please use the appropriate installer below to download the latest version of Global Mapper:


  • Global Mapper 18

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Product ID Desciption Retail Price
16084-94 Global Mapper 17.xx to 18.xx Upgrade $199.99


16084-99 LiDAR Module v17-v18 Upgrade $199.00


16084-93 Global Mapper 18 $499.00


16084-98 LiDAR Module v18 $499.00


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Noted Improvements in V18

Significant New Features

  • Redesigned user interface with new button graphics and fresh new logo
  • Dramatically improved 3D Viewer with high performance, asynchronous, multi-threaded, 3D rendering boosting display speeds and data resolution
  • Full range rendering of LiDAR and raster/ terrain data with “infinite view” display and dynamic detail as the 3D View is zoomed and panned
  • Display of multiple surfaces in the 3D View and “mole’s-eye” view for a subterranean perspective
  • Improved 3D vector selection capability and measuring tools
  • Twelve new 3D point styles including utility pole and push pin as well as improved 3D point style assignment and management
  • Significantly improved display and export of large raster and terrain files
  • Updated toolbars providing convenient access to advanced Digitizing and Analysis functions
  • Toolbar customization allowing buttons to be assigned to or removed from each toolbar, which can now be docked on the side or bottom of the map view
  • Selectable themes providing a variety of window colors and styles
  • Redesigned dockable Overlay Control Center with layer tree view and streamlined access to layer options and metadata
  • Updated Configuration dialog box with intuitively organized settings and preferences layout
  • Support for importing and exporting OGC GeoPackage format files
  • Support for importing PDF files as vector layers (lines, points, and areas) rather than as a raster image
  • New Floating Single User License option allowing a single user to easily move a license between desktop and laptop computer
  • LiDAR Changes
  • Enhanced 3D View supports display of an entire point cloud regardless of size
  • Improved building extraction with 3D vector features created for floor, wall, and roof areas