How to download

How to view downloaded maps

How to combine small images into one big map

How to know the longitude and latitude of each image

How to download?

See the screenshot. It is very easy to use.

1, Enter a task name, such like "Mytask.ebmd". All task files are saved as *.ebmd.
If you want to continue a old task, click button "Open task... ".

2, Select Maps type.

3, There are 4 parameters (Left Longitude, Right Longitude, Top Latitude, Bottom Latitude) to define the area scope of images that you want to download.

Left Longitude: -180<value<180, for East, the value is positive, for West, the value is negative.
Right Longitude:-180<value<180, for East, the value is positive, for West, the value is negative.
Top Latitude:-85<value<85,for North, the value is positive, for South, the value is negative.
Bottom Latitude:-85<value<85,for North, the value is positive, for South, the value is negative.

For longitude and latitude, the input measurement is degree. You can convert the measurement of "Degrees, Minutes,Seconds" to "Degrees" by click menu "Misc->Convert 'Degrees,Minutes,Seconds' to 'Degrees'...".

4, Define the zoom level. The zoom level defines the image precision. For trial version, the max zoom level is 13, so you can not download high precision images.

5, Select a path to save the project and downloaded images.

6, Then click button "Start", OK, start downloading now ... !

When downloading, the log window will display the downloading process. When finished, the log will be saved to a file.

 


 How to view downloaded maps?

You can view downloaded maps without combining them into one big BMP.
We provide a tool to view the images, you can run it from menu "Tools"->"Map Viewer".

Then open a task from menu "File"->"Open task..." to view the map.


 

How to combine small images into one big map?


After downloading, all small images are saved on your disk. Then you can combine them into one big image map.

We provide a tool : Combiner.exe. You can run it from menu "Tools"->"Map Combiner".

 


 

How to know the longitude and latitude of each image

There are two methods to know the longitude and latitude of every downloaded image.

1. After downloading, the software will create a text file named as "projectname_list.txt" in your project path. In this file all the images' longigude and latitude information are saved.

The file looks like:

ImageFileName Left_Edge_Longitude Right_Edge_Longitude Top_Edge_Latitude Bottom_Edge_Latitude
ms_132778_171951_18.jpg: 2.34283447265625 2.34420776367188 48.85025819596752 48.84935452221043
ms_132778_171952_18.jpg: 2.34283447265625 2.34420776367188 48.85116185341521 48.85025819596752
ms_132778_171953_18.jpg: 2.34283447265625 2.34420776367188 48.85206549455355 48.85116185341521
ms_132778_171954_18.jpg: 2.34283447265625 2.34420776367188 48.85296911938262 48.85206549455355


2. When you view map in Satellite Viewer, the longitude and latitude will be displayed in the statusbar.

And in the log file, the exactly longitude and latitude of the downloaded area are saved as Left Longitude download.., etc.