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Deswik Survey Support

The mXrap survey import tool now supports files saved in Deswik's VDCL and DCF formats. There is also preliminary support for the Deswik Unified File format (DUF), but currently only for DUFv1. We recommend either VDCL or DCF as the most reliable formats for use with...

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New Videos Website

New Videos Website

mXrap.com has a new training videos website! The new website has an improved interface and revamped training programme, along with some new videos (including event density isosurfaces and system design). The new login system allows us to show you which videos you've...

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Video Creation

Video Creation

mXrap now has a video creation panel! To create your videos, simply open the 'Video Export' panel. You can then choose whether you want to take a video of just the General Analysis 3D view, or of any other tool in General Analysis. To make a video of the General...

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Survey Format Converter

A simple utility app has been added to the main root that can be used to export surveys loaded in mXrap. Possible reasons to use this app include: Switch between file formats Export a decimated survey Export a survey with translated or swapped coordinates Combine...

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Short-term Response Analysis Application

Short-term Response Analysis Application

Another new app has been added to the Seismic Suite for the general analysis of short-term seismic responses. There are multiple features to analyse the short-term response to different triggers (events or blasts) in time and space. In later versions, this app will...

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Mine Geometry Models Application

Mine Geometry Models Application

The root upgrade that coincides with the software upgrade beyond v5.9 includes a new app for creating and exporting models of mine geometry. Stope, cave and development geometry is a fundamental aspect of most geotechnical analysis. Mine geometry also varies over time...

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Training Video Programme

We started making training videos about 12 months ago and feedback has been quite positive. At the last AGM, a suggestion came for a training programme aimed at new users to mXrap. The training videos are currently stored by app but a specific programme would help new...

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Quick Reference Guide

Quick Reference Guide

Most users are probably aware of the Quick Reference Guide in the Cheat Sheets. It lists all the mXrap shortcuts and hotkeys but it is spread over a few pages and can be a bit tough to find what you're looking for. Below is a one-page Quick Reference Guide for more of...

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3D Distance Measuring Tool

3D Distance Measuring Tool

You can now measure distances in any 3D view in mXrap (version 5.6.0 or later) with the ruler tool in the Annotations tab. The "Annotations tool" training video on the General and FAQ page goes through all the features and the operation. Most operations will probably...

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Updates to Survey Importing

Updates to Survey Importing

If you have updated your software to 5.4.0 or higher, you may have noticed some changes to the Survey Import tool. The Survey Setup training video has been updated on the General and FAQ page. The main changes have been to support additional properties from DXF files....

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mXrap Training Videos!

If you want to learn more about mXrap, we don't have a user manual to read. Who would want to read through one of those! We have been writing "cheat sheets" to show new users the main features of mXrap. We're still going to try and keep the Cheat Sheets updated, but...

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