Open Grid/DEM

Select this button on the main program toolbar, or click on menu choice File, Open submenu, Open DEM to bring up the OPEN NEW DEM window.

Navigate to the correct directory

Check that the Files of type data entry field is set to the type of DEM you want to read. The default “Any DEM” should work.

Select a single DEM, or multiple DEMs, to load. You can double click on the file name, and click and then hit enter. The computer will read the DEM into memory and display a  map, and the menu bar will change to reflect the options available with a DEM.

Basics of the MICRODEM display and Key buttons on the map toolbar.

Map library can be used to select DEMs and other data via a graphical map interface. 

Last revision  6/11/2022