This option will create a template file for use when importing ASCII files into the job.
Enter the number of data fields on each line of the file.
Select the type of delimiter or separator between the data fields.
The current data fields, field lengths and types are shown in the listbox.
Select the type of data in the fields, this can be an Easting, Northing, height etc. If the data field is to be ignored, use ‘Ignore’. If the data field must be a certain value use ‘Fixed text’ and enter the required text below.
Enter the column number of this data field.
Enter the width of the data field in columns.
If the data field must be a certain fixed value use ‘Fixed text’ for the Field Type above and enter the required text here.
The first few lines of the input data file (if known) will be displayed here for reference.
Press this button to display the first few lines of the input data file (if known) for reference.
Press this button to save the template definition.
See ASCII Template File format for more details.