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Favor the World File

A world file is a text file that is distributed with many raster datasets. It contains six lines of instructions which describe the location, scale, and rotation of the raster image. ArcGIS can read display information from the world file – but by default, it does not. Instead, ArcGIS prefers to read this information from [...]

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In the Beginning

Hello, and welcome to Northwest Spatial Solutions!  We are a small independent geographic consulting company working out of the Seattle area.  Our main interests are GIS, cartography, and dataset maintenance, and our services are provided on a contract or freelance basis.  We are professional, secure, and knowledgeable. In this blog, we’ll be sharing news from [...]

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