Forester GPS GIS III for iPad released
June 8, 2015 8 Comments
We are pleased to announce the release of Forester GPS GIS III.
In addition to the functionality of the Forester GPS GIS II app, this app provides the following additional capabilities:
1. Additional data import and export formats
You will also be able to import and export data in Excel and KML formats.
Point Features can be imported and exported via a text file.
2. Contour / Volume
You will be able to create a contour map based on elevation or an attribute.
The contour information will enable you to compute volumes.
3. Load GeoTiff image
You will be able to load a Geotiff image for use as background map.
Such a background map does not require wi-fi connection.
The .tif map image can be used in the Moving Map mode for data collection.
You will be able to classify the Features and place them on sub-layers.
5. Insert or delete nodes
Now you will be able to modify the shape of a Line or Area Feature.
by deleting some nodes or adding some nodes then moving the nodes.
6. Go to and Sort
Jump to a Feature record by specifying the search criterion.
You will also be able to sort the Features based on an Attribute.
7. Report statistics
You will be able to view the statistics for a numeric Attribute of a Feature.
8. Batch delete by text file
You will be able to delete specific Feature records based on a text file.
9. Disconnect Feature
You will be able to easily disconnect Line or Area Feature into Points.
You will be able to disconnect a Line or an Area Feature into Lines.
You will be able to disconnect an Area Feature into two sub-areas.
10. Join Features
You will be able to join Points into a Line or Area Feature.
You will be able join two Lines together to form a new Line.
You will also be able join two Areas together to form a new Area.
(This function replaces the Combine function of Forester GPS GIS II).