How-to Folder Structure

When creating a project within QINSy a folder will be created with a number of subfolders.
The purpose of these subfolders is to manage all the data involved in a project.

The subfolders created are:

Database

Template databases with the Project settings and Configuration as well as the Databases with logged data (.db).
When a database has been analyzed, a copy of the database is made and stored as (.filt.db)

DtmData

DTM data files selected in the Session Setup.
The *.qpd files will be stored in a sub folder with the name of the vessel after the files are loaded into the Processing Manager.

DxfToQxf

Chart data in the DXF format (e.g. AutoCAD) or the QXF format which is converted with the DXF Convertor.

Export

Data that is exported from a processing session to another format like ASCII.

Geoid

The location for the river lines model as created by the Geoid Model Utility.

Graphics

Folder to store screen captures. (.) or GeoTIFF images.

GridData

The Sounding Grid files created with the Sounding Grid Utility.

Import

Import data can be stored here.

LineData

The line databases created with the Processing Manager. (*.qgf)

LogFiles

Logfiles created while running the Alert Display or when using the Man Over Board option. (*.txt) Or the Generic Logging option.

Mapping

The project files of QINSy Mapping (Terramodel). (*.pro)

Results

The results of Positioning calculations (position and node parameters). (*.res)

Settings

Settings files used by the Display Manager, Generic Logging or the Sound Velocity Processor.

Support

All general files, for example the shape file.

TEMP

All temporary files.

Tide

Tidal data files created by the Tide Data Manager.