Point Cloud Tab Commands

When a point cloud layer is selected, the contextual Point Cloud ribbon tab is available and automatically selected. The Point Cloud tab contains commands for selecting, classifying, removing, and exporting points in the point cloud.


Select points by various criteria: XY bounds, Z value, classification, return type, every nth, etc.


Select points by drawing a rectangle


Select points by drawing a polygon

Deselect All

Deselect all points


Change the classification for selected points

Remove Classifications

Remove the classification for select points

Crop to Selection

Remove all non-selected points from the layer

Remove Selected Points

Remove all selected points from the layer

Create Grid

Create a grid file from the point cloud layer

Export LAS/LAZ

Export the point cloud layer to an LAS or LAZ file

See Also

Selecting Points

Point Cloud Map

Menu and Tab Commands