Eye4Software Hydromagic

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Eye4Software Hydromagic - Knowledge Base - Total Stations

Q115001 Can I use a NMEA0183 compatible total station with your software?
Yes you can. Most total stations output a NMEA0183 compatible GGA sentence to pass position data.Where the position data is in WGS84 on GPS receivers, the total station outputs northing and eastings.To use a total station, just connect it to an available serial port and use the "Trimble Total Stati ...
Tags:  Total Station, GGA, Psuedo NMEA0183

Q115002 If we use the total station for acquiring position data, does Hydromagic register the sytem time of the total station when it saves a position value or does it use the system time oft he pc, where Hydromagic is installed?
When recording incoming data to the internal raw data format, data is most of the times time tagged with the PC time. If the plugin you are using has an option to use the time of the device you are connecting, then the time of the device will be used if this option is checked. We rec ...
Tags:  time tagging, time synschronization, raw data file, time stamps, total station, raw data recording, pc time