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Stripping xyz data from dwg files

canderson07 Global Mapper User
edited September 2012 in Elevation Data
I have a recurring problem I was wondering if GM could help with.
I regularly get topographical survey files sent to me in dwg formats. We then have to strip down and extract x,y and z values from the attribute table in either, the "point" or "annotation". I use another program to do this however, I would like to know if it is possible to do this in global mapper. I would essentially like to end up with a large attribute table which i can see the x,y and z values of the surveyed topographical points.

Can anyone help?

Thanks in advance



  • global_mapper
    global_mapper Administrator
    edited September 2012

    You could certainly load your DWG file then export the points to say a CSV file to get something you could quickly load up in Excel or something to see the XYZ and attribute data. Just use File->Export Vector to export the CSV file.


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