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  1. questionWhat system requirements are recommended to run Discover PA?
    Discover PA 2015 supports the following operating systems: Windows® 8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit) Windows® 8 (32-bit or 64-bit) Windows® 7 (32-bit or 64-bit) - Apple Macintosh OSX and Linux operating systems are NOT supported. - Virtualisation systems such as Citrix, Mac Paral ...
  2. questionMapInfo Discover video Tutorials and Educational Webinars
    An extensive library of videos, including tutorials, product demonstrations and educational webinars (such as the recent 'Be a Raster Master!" and "Drilling - are you getting the full value out of it?") can be found on the MapInfo Youtube channel, under the MapInfo Discover playlist. This incl ...
  3. questionDo you have a great feature idea, request, or improvement? Do you want to help drive MapInfo Discover's product development?
    Join the PBIdeas community, and add your ideas and thoughts for product improvement suggestions. See what other users are thinking, and comment on and/or vote for their ideas. You can also contribute to MapInfo Discover's product development by getting onboard our Product Improvement Initiative ...
  4. questionIs Discover PA supported on Windows 7?
    Discover PA (formerly Encom PA) 10.0 and newer versions, are supported on Windows 7 (32bit or 64bit). While Windows 8 is not supported, there are no known issues running Discover PA 2013 on this platform.
  5. questionHow do I get Technical Support / Help?
    pbEncom is committed to ensuring you maxmise the value of your software and for this reason have a dedicated technical support team, made up of IT Specialists, Geologists, Geophysicists and GIS Analysts all of whom are on hand to assist you with your technical support questions and problems. Pi ...
  6. question Can I add custom polygon fill patterns to those available in MapInfo Pro?
    You cannot add or edit the existing fill patterns listed in MapInfo Professional polygon styles. You can create a series of objects that will imitate a fill pattern using Discover>Map Making>Apply See Thru Shading. You can add custom bitmaps into the C:\ProgramData\Encom\Common\Fill_Patter ...
  7. questionHow to combine 2 grids so that new grid has grid1 values inside a polygon and grid2 values outside a polygon.
    You would need to start by using the Grid Utility "Clip" option (Gridding>Grid Utility menu option) to clip each grid using the dividing polygon in a 2D vector file (.TAB, .MIF, .SHP) so that it behaves as a cookie cutter. i.e. for Grid1 apply the polygon as a vector file and clip the area in ...
  8. questionCannot open the Aircraft Database in the Flight Path Simulator utility
    If trying to use the Flight Path Simulator utility in Encom PA and you get the following message when running SimFlightPath on a Microsoft Windows Vista or Windows 7 machine: "There was an error opening the aircraft database. You cannot generate flight paths without an aircraft database. Please ...
  9. questionI cannot see the Data Manager window in Encom PA
    If the Data Manager window does not automatically appear underneath the Workspace Tree when you first execute Encom PA check that the Data Manager button is selected in the Main toolbar. If the Data Manager window still does not appear select the View>Toolbars>Reset Arrangement menu option.
  10. questionToolbars are automatically stacked vertically on the left-hand side of the screen.
    When the orientation of your toolbars are automatically stacked vertically on the left-hand side of the screen (see image below), select View>Toolbars>Reset Arrangement to horizontally align your toolbars along the top of the screen.
  11. questionHow can I read the X and Y coordinates for a location on a 2D map?
    Set the mouse cursor to pointer mode using the Select/Navigate toolbar button click with the left mouse button anywhere inside a 2D Map or Profile/Graph display window. In the status bar at the bottom left hand side of the screen the XY Indicator will display these coordinates. To display the "Z ...
  12. questionIs there a way to close a database in Encom PA without closing the session completely?
    Select the File>Close Datasets... menu option and in the Select Datasets to Close dialog select the database that you wish to close from the Currently Open Datasets list. Click on the right arrow button to move the highlighted dataset to the Datasets to Close list on the right hand side of th ...
  13. questionChanging the X and Y fields in a Database
    By default, Encom PA automatically reads the X, Y, Z and Line fields as how they are named in the database being loaded. After a database is loaded, these coordinate fields can be changed to be other fields, eg “X_AMG, Y_AMG and Z_AMG or Sample” by the following two methods: 1. Open ...