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GeoCompressor 2020 Update 3 Release Announcement

by Technical Evangelist a week ago (15 Views)

Hexagon Geospatial announces the release of GeoCompressor 2020 Update 3. 


Linux and Windows versions are available on the Hexagon Geospatial Downloads website.


GeoCompressor 2020 is a stand-alone data preparation tool to rapidly compress imagery data to ECW or JPEG 2000 file formats. GeoCompressor 2020 Update 3 provides incremental improvements and bug fixes to previous releases. It is distributed only as a full installer.



  • Geospatial Licensing Administrator 2020 

Install Instructions 

  • Refer to the GeoCompressor User Guide.
  • This is a full installer, uninstall the previous version, then install this one.
  • Older versions can be installed side by side into a separate folder where needed.

Selected Highlights  

  • Added new resampling methods when resizing data for higher quality compression.
  • ECW check is now more accurate when determining validity of files and prints better warnings.
  • GeoCompressor can now remove bands from the input image and change the cell size in same task.
  • Fixed ECW check on Linux erroneously reporting not enough disk space errors.
  • Error messages from GDAL are now captured in the processing log.
  • Add confirmation dialog when stopping/deleting tasks from the UI.
  • Various bug fixes and optimizations.