Grid Export Options String

An options string is used to define export options, because an options dialog is not displayed when exporting via a script. The following options apply to all grid file format exports:

Option

Action

Default

Description

Defaults

0 = No, use previously saved options

1 = Yes, set all options to defaults

0

Set all options to their default values. Any additional options specified in the option string are applied after the previously saved or default values are set.

ForgetOptions

0 = No, save the options for later use

1 = Yes, don't save options for later use

0

Don't remember options for later use. If set to 0, any previously saved options are overwritten with any new values specified in the option string.

SaveRefInfoAsInternal

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references to internal format (if possible)

SaveRefInfoAsBlueMarbleRSF

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Blue Marble .RSF file

SaveRefInfoAsESRIprj

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Esri .prj file

SaveRefInfoAsESRIWorld

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Esri World file

SaveRefInfoAsGSIREF

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Golden Software Reference (version 1) file

SaveRefInfoAsGSIREF2

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Golden Software Reference (version 2) file

SaveRefInfoAsAUXXML

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as Esri AUX.XML file

SaveRefInfoAsTAB

0 = No

1 = Yes

0

Save spatial references as MapInfo TAB file

The following table lists the available grid file formats for export with links to corresponding file type specific export options when they are available.

Extension

File Description

Export Options Links

ADF

ADF Esri ArcInfo Binary Grid File Description

N/A

AM, COL

AM Amira Mesh Files

AMIRA Mesh .AM, .COL Export Automation Options

ASC, AIG, AGR, GRD

ASC Arc/Info ASCII Grid

N/A

BIL, BIP, BSQ

BIL Band Interleaved File Description

N/A

ASC, DAT, GRD, CPS, CPS3

CPS-3 Grid File Format

N/A

DAT

DAT XYZ grid (*.dat)

N/A

DEM

USGS Digital Elevation Model File Description

USGS Digital Elevation Model Export Automation Options

ECW

ECW ER Mapper File Description

N/A

ERS

ERS ER Mapper Grid File Description

N/A

FLD

FLD AVS Field File Descriptions

AVS .FLD Export Automation Options

FLT

FLT, HDR Esri Binary Float Grid File Description

N/A

GRD

Surfer 7 Binary Grid

N/A

GRD

Surfer 6 Binary Grid

N/A

GRD

Surfer 6 Text Grid

Surfer 6 Text Grid .GRD Export Automation Options

GRD

Geosoft Grid File Description

N/A

GXF

Grid Exchange File Description

Grid Exchange .GXF Export Automation Options

HDF

Hierarchical Data Format File Description

Hierarchical Data Format .HDF Export Automation Options

IMG

Analyze 7.5 Medical Image Files

Analyze 7.5 Medical Image .IMG Export Automation Options

LAT

Iris Explorer File Description

Iris Explorer .LAT Export Automation Options

NC

NetCDF File Description

N/A

RAW, BIN

RAW Binary Lattice File Description

RAW Binary Lattice Files Export Automation Options

STL

STL Stereolithography File Description

STL Stereolithography Export Automation Options

TIF, TIFF

TIF Tagged Image File Format File Description

TIF Image as Grid Export Automation Options

VTK

VTK Visual Tool Kit File Description

Visual Tool Kit .VTK Export Automation Options

WRL, VRML

WRL VRML 3D Vector Model File Description

VRML Export Automation Options

ASC, DAT, GRD, XYZ, ZMAP, ZYC, ZYCOR

ZMAP Zmap Grid File Format

N/A

See Also

GridConvert2

Export Options String