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Exporting circular line "points"

GriffonGriffon Global Mapper UserPosts: 14Trusted User ✭✭
edited August 2007 in Vector Data
I mistakenly created circular lines as points in the User Features layer, about 60 of them. Is there any way to create a point shapefile from them or convert them to points using Global Mapper (8 or 9) or other tools? I can export them as areas obviously, but I'd like to be able to use as points, such as in a GPX export.

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  • global_mapperglobal_mapper Administrator Posts: 17,238BMG Staff
    edited August 2007
    What you could do is use the File->Export Vector->Export Simple ASCII Text file menu command to export the coordinates, then re-import that exported file as a "Point Only" file. Then you'll get a separate point feature for each vertex in the original line/area features.

    Let me know if I can be of further assistance.

    Thanks,

    Mike
    Global Mapper Support
    support@globalmapper.com
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