One of the great things about running Global Mapper Forum.com is seeing the happy and dedicated following that Global Mapper receives. I have enjoyed witnessing the interaction between the support team and customers. In fact, some might say that this ability to listen and respond to customers is one of Global Mapper's best features.
There has also been some concern expressed about how Global Mapper's acquisition will affect future support and product direction .
After several attempts, I was finally able to upload the What's New in Global Mapper 13.1 Webinar from March 15, 2012. This webinar, presented by Blue Marble Geographics, discusses the newest features of Global Mapper 13.1. You can see my earlier blog post for the questions (and answers) asked by users during the presentation.
On March 15, Blue Marble hosted a "What's New in Global Mapper 13.1" webinar. Here are the questions and answers that were asked by users during the webinar. Video of the webinar will be posted here soon (uploading and converting now)
Q: Do the geo-pdfs contain elevation data?
A: There is such a thing as a 3D PDF file, but those aren't yet supported in Global Mapper. If you export terrain to a PDF it will just be a rendering of the terrain and
Kind of a late press release here on the forum (at least by me), but Global Mapper 13.1 has been released and there are several significant improvements with this release. Here are just a couple of highlights:
Added new network licensing option with borrow feature and concurrent seat accessAdded support for PDF import/export 64-bit builds.Added ability tselect which layer(s) tload from a PDF file.Added ability tload multi-page PDF files with geo-positioning information.Significantly
The Global Mapper Overview webinar was recorded last week and I'd thought I'd post it here for those who missed it: