GetData Graph Digitizer is a tool that you can use to digitize a wide range of scanned materials so they can be inserted into new projects or archived for later use.
With it, you are able to digitize maps, plots, graphs and technical drawings in both manual and automatic modes. If you intend to work with scanned images, the application offers support for file types such as TIFF, JPEG, BMP and PCX.
GetData Graph Digitizer displays a user-friendly interface which allows you to easily access all its tools and functions so you can focus on the task at hand. You able to set default axes, trace lines, erase existing data, change the colors for the lines and background and undo any modifications you make.
It takes only four steps to convert a graph. You first need to open the image, set the scale for the Cartesian system, choose the digitization method and then export the resulting data. It’s all a pretty straightforward process but it does take a bit of practice, especially if you intend to use the manual mode as you are required to draw the lines yourself with the aid of various tools.
Using the auto mode, you can choose between tracing a line or digitizing an area. Both methods are practical and efficient but as mentioned before, you it takes some time to get used to how the tools act when used with various images.
GetData Graph Digitizer enables you to export the data into formats such as TXT, XLS, XML, DXF and EPS, meaning that the information you generate can easily be made available. Moreover the application allows you to save your workspace, so in case you’re digitizing a complex file, you don’t have to overwork yourself.
In closing, GetData Graph Digitizer is a tool that can certainly help you digitize graphs and maps.