Author Archives: Positions DevTeam

Problems Editing a TerraSync Project with Subtyped Layers

A customer recently reported an issue with the TerraSync check-out/check-in workflow when using layers with subtypes. Specifically, features collected with different subtypes (remember that each subtype creates its own feature type in the data dictionary) get checked back in to … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar – Geodetics for GIS Data Collection

Based on some recent support cases and discussions with dealers and customers at the Esri UC, we thought it a good time to have a discussion about geodetic topics relevant for high accuracy GIS data collection workflows. On August 23rd … Continue reading

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A New (and significantly improved) Website for Trimble Positions

In case you hadn’t discovered it yet on your own, there’s a new home on the web for all Trimble Geospatial products and solutions: geospatial.trimble.com We spent a considerable amount of time updating (long overdue) our Trimble Positions content including … Continue reading

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An Update to the May 2017 Release

We wanted to let you know that the downloads have been updated for the latest release of Trimble Positions. Of particular note is the availability of the centimeter-capable versions of Trimble Positions ArcPad extension v10.2.4.1 and Trimble Positions Mobile extension … Continue reading

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New Release – Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.2

We are pleased to announce a new release in the Trimble Positions suite: Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.2. This release focuses on improvements to the TerraSync workflow and also includes a number of important bug fixes. Highlights include: New toolbar to … Continue reading

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First-time Add-in Behavior with ArcGIS Desktop 10.4, 10.4.1, & 10.5

For those of you using Trimble Positions Desktop add-in with ArcGIS Desktop 10.4 and above, you have likely noticed peculiar behavior the first time you run ArcMap after installing the add-in. Specifically, you will see an entry for Trimble Positions … Continue reading

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Updates to the Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.1 Release

In December of last year, we announced the release of Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.1. In January, we found an issue with improper recognition of centimeter R2 receiver capabilities when post-processing SSF data. We are happy to announce that this issue has … Continue reading

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Potential Issue with Post-Processing SSF Data from a Centimeter R2

We have recently become aware of an issue in the new release of Trimble Positions Desktop add-in v10.5.0.1 that can negatively affect the accuracy of post-processed SSF data from an R2 receiver with centimeter capabilities. The Desktop add-in is not … Continue reading

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New Release – Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.1

We are pleased to announce a new release in the Trimble Positions suite: Trimble Positions Desktop add-in 10.5.0.1. In addition to bug fixes, usability and performance improvements, and support for ArcGIS Desktop 10.5, this release also adds support for post-processing data … Continue reading

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Trimble Positions @ Trimble Dimensions

Attending Trimble Dimensions User Conference 2016 next month? Our engineering team will be there as will a few dealers who have helped customers successfully implement Trimble Positions in their office-field-office workflows. Here are a few session highlights: The Successful Implementation of Trimble … Continue reading

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