5.6 Export To Tables
Level of expertise required for this Chapter: Advanced; general Map Maker training
5.6.1 From DRA
There is some attribute information inside the DRA file:
Area (of polygon)
Length (of line)
Coordinates (seed point)
You can export this into an Excel spreadsheet through Utilites > Database utilities > Generate database from DRA > Choose file > Open >
Tick the relevant fields > OK >
> Save as type: CSV > Specify new file name > Save
You can load this CSV file in Excel or other programs.
This is useful, for example, for a 'lookup' of District codes and names to other spreadsheets, as explained in Annex 20.3 (Excel: Lookup).