Global Mapper v24.0

Exporting tabular data

mikemo500
mikemo500 Global Mapper User
edited January 2014 in GPS Features
I don't know which forum to put this in, so here it goes...

Can Global Mapper export the data from a .KML file that I have opened? An agency sent me a KML file with points. When I click on the point with the info button, it gives me data about the bridge. I have 200 bridges. Can I export this into a tabular form, like .txt, or .doc, or .xls so I can have all 200 in text form?


Thanks in advance,
Mike

Comments

  • global_mapper
    global_mapper Administrator
    edited January 2014
    Mike,

    Yes, you can easily export any loaded vector data (like Points with attributes) to new files using the File->Export->Export Vector Data menu command. I would suggest exporting perhaps to the CSV format to get something you can easily load in Excel.

    Let me know if I can be of further assistance.

    Thanks,

    Mike
    Global Mapper Guru
    geohelp@bluemarblegeo.com
    Blue Marble Geographics for Coordinate Conversion, Image Reprojection and Vector Translation
  • mikemo500
    mikemo500 Global Mapper User
    edited January 2014
    Worked like a charm Mike, thanks! You are right, using the caomma deliminated works better than checking the box for tab deliminated. The tabs for some reason cause blank field to collapse in, so when you open in excel the data doesn't stay lined up in columns. Problem solved though by cmma delim. Thanks again!
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