Qimera Layer Menu


Qimera - Layer Menu

The layer menu provides the ability to add other contextual data to your project.

Add Fledermaus SD

Add a Fledermaus SD object to the scene.  If the SD object is in a different coordinate system than Qimera, it will be re-projected to the project coordinate system. 

Import Grid

This option opens a file browser to select supported grid files to import. It will then launch the Import Gridded Data wizard that is used to create a Fledermaus Sonar DTM SD object.

Import Image

This option opens a file browser to select supported image files to import.  It will then launch the Import Image dialog that is used to create a Fledermaus Image SD object.

Import Points for Visualization

This option opens a file browser to select supported point files to import.  It will then launch the Import Points dialog that is used to create a Fledermaus Point SD object.

Import Lines

This option opens a file browser to select supported line files to import.  It will then launch the Import Lines dialog that is used to create a Fledermaus Line SD object.

Import CAD

This option opens a file browser to select AutoCAD DXF/DWG files to import.  As well as QGF QPS files.  It will then launch the Import CAD dialog that is used to create a Fledermaus Model SD object. This option now allows selecting multiple files at CAD import. If multiple files are selected, the results are combined in the Loaded CAD file dialog.

Import ArcGIS Shape

This option opens a file browser to select ESRI Shape files to import.  It will then launch the Import ESRI Shape dialog that is used to create a Fledermaus SD object of the appropriate type.

Import Chart

This option opens a file browser to import an ENC chart file (.00*).  The ENC will be converted to a Qimera QNC file and added the the project QNC folder and the Charts layers in the Project Layers dock.

Contouring

This option launches the Export Contours dialog to create a contour object within the current project.  You can export from either a Dynamic or Static surface. 

Surface Difference

This option launches the Surface Difference wizard to compute the statistical differences between two surfaces.  It will then present the Surface Statistics dialog and insert a Fledermaus Sonar DTM SD object that is representative of the differences between the two selected surfaces. 

Create Line Object From Current Selection

If you have a spatial selection, this option will create an SD Line object of the selection and add it to the Project Layers Dock.


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