Monthly Archives: December 2015

The New Orienteering Map Specification ISOM 201X

The IOF Mapping Commission sent the ISOM 201x Final Draft to the national federations.

How to convert an ISOM 2000 map to ISOM 201x in OCAD?

Here is a first approach to convert the objects using a CRT file.
* Open your existing map drawn according to ISOM 2000
* Click Map -> Load Colors and Symbols From: Choose the ISOM 201x file in scale 1:15’000 or 10’000
* Choose Replace existing colors and symbols
* Activate Use CRT file and choose the ISOM2000 zu ISOM201x Final Draft.crt file

Resources:
* ISOM 201x symbol set 1:15’000
* ISOM 201x symbol set 1:10’000
* ISOM2000 to ISOM201x Final Draft CRT (zipped file)

First ISOM 201x impressions from map Ils Aults, 2015:

ISOM201x_2

OCAD ThematicMapper «Prix Carto» Newsletter

OCAD ThematicMapper «Prix Carto» Newsletter is also available as a PDF document:
http://www.ocad.com/newsletter/OCAD_newsletter_2015-12.pdf

Please exceuse the missing link in the newsletter for the video about creating thematic maps with OCAD XML Scripts:

Create Thematic Maps with OCAD ThematicMapper

Create Thematic Maps with OCAD ThematicMapper and XML Scripts