OpenRoads Designer CONNECT Edition

Data File Parsing



Data Import Items

Opens the list of various file formats that can be imported. For maximum efficiency, trim this list to formats used by setting “Use” field to False.



Accept confirms the list and closes the dialog

Add adds another line in the list

Delete removes the selected line from the list

Use specifies to use this line item in the data import function

Exclude specifies to ignore this line item in the data import function

Reset returns settings to default settings

Use Substitute Strings

Performs a search and replace on the raw data before processing when set to True

Substitute Strings

Opens the list of search replace strings



Accept confirms the list and closes the dialog

New adds another line in the list for additional substitutions

Delete remove the selected line from the list

Paste Special

Whole Word require whole word matching, specify True or False

Substitute the search string to be replaced

With the string that replaces the search string

Description Separator

the delimiter separates the feature from a point description

Attribute Separator

the delimiter separates the feature from any point attributes

CAUTION: InRoads users, feature codes should not contain linking code character strings. Use Substitute Strings if necessary.