Global Mapper - Beginners' Resources

Users’ Manual

The Global Mapper User’s Manual is available here.


YouTube Channel

Getting Started with Global Mapper

Working with Terrains in Global Mapper


The Global Mapper website provides a tutorial for beginners. Registration is required, but the tutorial is free and only requires access to a license.

The contents of the tutorial are listed below:

Section 1 - Introduction to the principles GIS

Section 2 - Generating a terrain surface and creating contours using LiDAR data

Section 3 - Creating a thematic map

Section 4 - Rectifying an image file

Section 5 - Extracting vector features from a raster layer

Section 6 - Creating a watershed model

Article ID: 824
Created On: Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 9:23 PM
Last Updated On: Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 9:23 PM
Authored by: Marianne Okal []

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