SMS:Generic Grid Model
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The Generic Cartesian Grid model provides a limited number of tools and options in the Cartesian Grid module.
|This article is for the Generic Grid Model.
This model has been discontinued as of SMS 12.1.
Generic Cartesian Grid Coverage
SMS provides the option to work in a Generic Cartesian Grid coverage. Selecting this coverage allows using the Create 2D Grid Frame tool. After creating a grid frame in the map module, use the Map → 2D Grid command to create a Cartesian grid.
The coverage also allows for selecting the grid frame and defining the grid frame attributes before using the Map → 2D Grid command.
The Generic Cartesian Grid Coverage provides a limited number of tools and options in the Cartesian Grid Module.
Creating a Generic Grid
SMS provides the option to work in a Generic Cartesian Grid coverage. Selecting this coverage allows using the Create 2D Grid Frame tool.
- Select the Create 2D Grid Frame tool
- Click a grid frame in the desired coverage area in the Graphics Window.
After creating a grid frame in the map module, the Map → 2D Grid command becomes available.
Generic Cartesian Grid Tools
The generic grid model has following tools available:
- Select Grid Cell
- Create Cartesian Grid
- Add Contour Label
- Select Grid Cell Points
To learn more, see Cartesian Grid Tools.
Generic Cartesian Grid Menus
The generic grid model the following standard menus:
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