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pdsfishhouse
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Descriptor Key

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11-29-2012 06:20 PM

I am creating a new descriptor key set and would like to have any points that do not have a current code come in on layer Sort Me.  Does anyone know how to set up the key to do this?

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HansSMS
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Re: Descriptor Key

11-29-2012 06:47 PM in reply to: pdsfishhouse

I've created a point group to catch points that do not have a code in the descriptor list (define it by excluding points  matching with a list of all the descriptors). If all points have valid descriptions then this group should be empty.

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HansSMS
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Re: Descriptor Key

11-29-2012 06:56 PM in reply to: HansSMS

Edit: You can then set a point style override for this group to display the points on the layer you want.

Hans Moller
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sboon
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Re: Descriptor Key

11-29-2012 10:28 PM in reply to: HansSMS

You can set the default layer for points here.  Any points that don't match one of the Description Keys should end up with the default layer and styles.

 

 

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