TerraView default main window is
composed by the following parts :
The Menu Bar provides access to several TerraView features.
Bar: TerraView is initially composed of a set of shortcuts to
access the main features.
explorer is a tree used to represent all layers added to the
Display: The map display is the drawing area used by
to render layers checked on the Layer Explorer.
- Status Bar: The status bar is used to
information, such as the mouse coordinates on the map display,
display SRID and a progress bar that represents the progress of drawing
Other elements can be docked in the application such as:
Table: It shows a
table with the attributes associated with the selected
layer and offers some functionalities over the table.
It is a interface that allows you to change the style (color, symbol,
etc) of the representation (line, polygon, point, raster) associated
- Task Progress: Displays a screen to view the running tasks.
screen allows the cancellation of individual tasks. Accessible by the
status bar, using the button (...).
Below you can see an overview of all these
elements. Remember that some icons and functionalities can be changed
in future version.
Once you launch TerraView
starts with an
It can be
saved whenever required, with a meaninful name. Use Project
to change its descriptive properties like title and author. Once the
project is saved, a *.tview file is generated and all datasets added to
the project will be referenced there.