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Title:Scanning Graphic Data Using a Personal Computer
Author(s):Greene, Amelia V.
Subject(s):graphic data
DXF file transfer
Abstract:Graphic data were scanned, vectorized, and converted into the DXF file transfer format by means of an off—the—shelf PC—based system consisting of a Datacopy model 612F scanner, CAD/camera vectorizer (by Autodesk) , and autoCAD software used on an IBM-AT. The data were than loaded onto a Prime 9955 minicomputer where the ARC/INFO geoprocessing software was used to convert the files into coverages, This publication oulines the entire procedure used from scanning the initial document to editing the final product, It also includes the FORTFRAN 77 and CPL programs used on the Prime computer that automated much of the processing.
Issue Date:1988
Publisher:Illinois State Water Survey
Series/Report:ISWS Miscellaneous Publication MP-105
Genre:Technical Report
Publication Status:published or submitted for publication
Peer Reviewed:is peer reviewed
Rights Information:Copyright ... University of Illinois Board of Trustees. All rights reserved.
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-05-05

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