How To: Import Trimble Global Positioning System data into ArcView
This article addresses how to import data collected with Trimble Navigation's Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers into ArcView.
- Export data as a shapefile using the GPS software. See GPS documentation for instructions.
- If that is not an option, then do the following:
1. Save data as an XY table.
2. Import table into ArcView using the add event theme.A. Open a view.
B. Select Add Event Theme from the View menu.
C. Specify a table, an X field, and a Y field.
D. Click OK.