MX E-Seminar. Thursday 17th November 2011. Data Import, Data Export and Data Acquisition.


 For those who turned up to the E-Seminar last week, many apologies. Some unforseen circumstances caused us to postpone.

Anyway, the E-seminar will now be this Thursday at 14.30.

Here is a reminder of the new date and subject:


  Thursday the 17th of November at 2.30pm 


Data Import, Data Acquisition and Data Export


The agenda for the session:


  • Data Import
    • ASCII Files including Genio, Text Files, LandXML , LIDAR
    • DWG / DGN / DXF
    • OS
    • Point Cloud Data
    • Referencing
    • Data Export
      • CAD Files
      • Site Reports / Setting Out Information
      • Spreadsheets
      • ASCII Files
      • Data Acquisition
        • New Tool at SS3
        • Raw Survey Data in to MX
        • Types of Data.
        • Overview of functionality
        • Anything anybody wants to see within the time allocated


As always the session will be for approximately 40 minutes, with time at the end for Q&A.


The meeting site is here:


It’s best to test the connection before the start time to be sure you can get access. Should you have a problem connecting I have  a document which should help. Please get in touch.


The seminars will be recorded and published on Simon Peggs blog site (the recording of the CAD tools session has been posted to the blog):


For those who don’t have sound cards on the PC’s here are the details of the conference line:


Chairperson Name:


Ready-Access Number:


Secondary Ready-Access Number:

+44 02079040084

7-Digit Access Code:



When logging in to the Elluminate site could you please put your email address in the name field as many attended the last event that we couldn’t identify. For those with several logging in as one could you please add a + at the end of your email address – I will contact you after the session for a list of who was watching with you.


Please confirm by email if you are able to attend.