Converting and Exporting ShapeArray (SAA) Data

Frequently asked questions concerning converting and exporting ShapeArray (SAA) data.

How should I set azimuth for converting data?
When installing a ShapeArray, it is recommended that the ShapeArray azimuth offset be measured. This offset is then entered into the ShapeArray software du...
Mon, 24 Sep, 2018 at 2:19 PM
I'm not sure if I created my site calibration file properly because SAACR_raw2data crashes. How do I fix it?
You can find detailed instructions for creating site files in the Creating Site Files for Convergence and Superset ShapeArrays guide. Should you have any i...
Mon, 19 Jun, 2017 at 1:58 PM
SAACR_raw2data just disappears when trying to convert my data without offering any feedback that I can see. What should I do?
Please let us know what version of SAACR_raw2data you were using and send us all of the raw data files that you were trying to convert. It’s possible that ...
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017 at 9:44 AM
How can I collect and convert data logger data automatically?
See 'Automated Data Collection' section in LoggerNet for details on how to do this using LoggerNet and the 'Using File Generator' Guide...
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017 at 9:45 AM
Can I run multiple instances of SAACR_raw2data at the same time?
Yes. SAACR_raw2data version 4.00 and above can run multiple instances at the same time on the same computer. 
Thu, 6 Apr, 2017 at 11:13 AM
My automatic data conversions with SAACR_raw2data are starting to take a very long time. Is there any way that I can speed these up?
The process of converting ShapeArray (SAA) data is quite calculation intensive, and for very large data sets, this may require a considerable length of tim...
Thu, 6 Apr, 2017 at 11:14 AM
I made some changes to one or more of our .DAT logger data files, and now SAACR_raw2data crashes when it tries to convert my data. What should I do?
If the contents of one or more logger .DAT files are edited incorrectly, it is possible that SAACR_raw2data will no longer be able to parse all of the data...
Thu, 6 Apr, 2017 at 11:16 AM
How do I export data from SAACR_raw2data into VDV (Vista Data Vision)?
From the ‘Settings’ window of SAACR_raw2data: Click on the ‘Export Format’ button Click the ‘Select Template’ button Select the ‘VDV’ option...
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017 at 9:47 AM
How do I get ShapeArray data into GTilt software?
From the ‘Settings’ window of SAACR_raw2data: Click on the ‘Export Format’ button Click the ‘Select Template’ button’ Select the ‘GTilt’ optio...
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017 at 4:21 PM
Why is SAACR_raw2raw_concat crashing as soon as I start it?
Some users have experienced difficulty with SAACR_raw2raw_concat crashing as soon as the application is started. This problem can arise if the following c...
Tue, 8 Nov, 2016 at 4:03 PM