File Formats and Data Types
Introducing export file formats
A brief introduction to the different file formats supported for export.
Shapefile is a common GIS format developed for vector datasets that should work with most GIS applications.
Learn more how Koordinates handles DWG for use in CAD software.
Learn how Koordinates handles KML format, used in Google Earth.
Introducing raster data
Learn more about how Koordinates handles raster data.
Tips and tricks for downloading PDFs from a Koordinates site.
An introduction to the benefits of Web Map Tile Services.
Tiled data on Koordinates
Learn more about tiled data on Koordinates sites.
Learn about creating a MapInfo TAB in your raster download.
Learn more about how Koordinates handles GeoTIFF
Understanding grid data
Learn more about the different between grid and raster data.
Esri File Geodatabase is a proprietary Esri database format that is used for more complex uses of GIS dataset
GeoJPEG is a widely supported raster format that has historically been used for aerial photography
Geopackage / SQLite
A brief introduction to Geopackage, a variant of the open source SQLite database format
Importing Esri Binary Grids
Learn more about how Koordinates handles the Esri Binary Grid file format.
Converting KML files
To import KML files to your site, you will need to convert them into another file format.
Importing ASCII Grid format
There are several limitations to Esri ASCII Grid format, and users are advised to instead import data in GeoTIFF.
File formats supported for importing data
Koordinates supports a range of file formats for importing data to your site.