Re: [nbos]quick astrosynthesis/fractal mapper question
NBOS Support
Thu Nov 2nd, 2006

Its probably best to send screenshots to the support email address
(support2-at-) with an example of what you're seeing. Are you sure you're
exporting as an FM7 map from FWE? If you use FM6, it will not support
complex polygons (ie, landmasses w/ holes).

At 01:59 AM 11/2/2006, Ronald Stepp wrote:
>Just purchased both Astrosynthesis and Fractal Mapper and am having
>difficulties exporting a surface map from either fm explorer or astro2..
>On the nbos website it gives a sample map supposedly from astro which is
>now in fractal mapper.. it looks very nice, has good detail on the coast,
>etc.. but everytime so far that I have exported with contours, I get a
>blobby looking very ill-defined cluster of land which looks NOTHING like
>my original map.. and I had even enlarged the original to the maximum
>number of X2 enlargements..
>I am going to dig thru the help files some more but didn’t see anything
>that really addressed this loss of detail.. plus the fact that I get
>several hundred separate layers with numbers but don’t actually seem to
>have anything in them that pops up when I enable disable them.. my god
>what I wouldn’t give for the ability to turn off ALL layers at once… heh heh
>Thanks for any help and hope my questions were clear.
>Ron Stepp
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