CARIS Spatial Archive (CSAR) files

BurroWranglerBurroWrangler Global Mapper UserPosts: 26Trusted User

I was wondering if Global Mapper and the SDK have plans in the near future to support importing CSAR formatted files. There is an overview of the format at:

though this web site does not provide much in terms of the specifics of the file format.

Also, I have found a link that the USGS is using them at:

Any information you have on possible future support for this format would be helpful.




  • bmg_bobbmg_bob Global Mapper Programmer Posts: 2,093
    edited July 2015
    We have an open feature request (#15985) to import CSAR files directly into Global Mapper, but it has not been scheduled yet. I have added a link this thread to the feature request, and we will post a message here when the status changes.
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