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  • How to export your Treeminder data

    If you need to export any of your tree survey data in raw format (e.g. to use in other software) then you can export the relevant survey data from within Treeminder. To do this: 1) Click on the “Reports and File Export” button on the start screen. 2) On the…

  • Deleting objects from the map

    Deleting objects from a map To delete objects from the map, first unlock the relevant map layer(s). To do this, click on the padlock symbol next to the map layer so that it is red: When you have unlocked the map layer(s) in question, then select the object(s) on the…

  • Auto-numbering your trees

    You can set your tree ID’s to auto-number, but to do this you must first amend the survey template before you use it on your handheld or tablet. You will need Survey Designer installed to do this – if you don’t have this on your PC then contact Pear Technology…

  • Copying map objects between maps

    If you need to copy items from one or more maps onto a single map (e.g. to combine into a main map) then before you start, make sure that you have opened the main map and the other maps that you are taking parcels from in one instance of PTMapper….

  • Increasing or decreasing the size of your map

    PTMapper has a tool called Transform, which lets you increase or decrease the overall size of your map. This can be useful if you have imported a DXF only to find that the scale is incorrect. e.g. it is half the size that it should be. It can also be…

  • How to join lines of map data together to create lines and polygons

    At some stage you will want to join lines of map data together, either to create longer lines (e.g. to indicate fencing) or to create polygons (e.g. parcels of land such as fields, etc). PTMapper has a number of ways to do this, but the lines must exist on the…

  • Annual Renewal costs for Ordnance Survey map data

    When purchasing Ordnance Survey map data from our online Mapshop (or directly from us), you are licencing the map data for 1 year. If you plan to use the map data beyond the first year then you should check the Annual Licence Renewal box when placing your order. This does…