Attempting to connect to Google Earth displays the warning message “Unable to initialize Google Earth Application”.
To establish a successful ERDAS IMAGINE connection to Google Earth, the Google Earth application must be manually opened before using the Connect to Google Earth button.
The latest versions of Google Earth will not connect to ERDAS IMAGINE. Installing an earlier version of Google Earth will solve this problem. Please try using Google Earth version 188.8.131.527 or earlier. The installers for version 184.108.40.2067 of Google Earth and Google Earth Pro can be downloaded from the links below.