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ERDAS Ribbon workspace: save shapefile as AOI

by Technical Evangelist on ‎02-15-2016 10:35 AM - edited on ‎03-21-2016 02:17 PM by Anonymous (549 Views)


How to convert a shapefile to an aoi format from IMAGINE Ribbon interface


This task is different in IMAGINE ribbon interface compared to the older IMAGINE classic interface.


  • Display the Shapefile in a 2D View
  • Create a new AOI layer (ERDAS Menu button > New > 2D View > AOI Layer)
  • Select a vector polygon in the 2D View.
  • Select/activate the AOI layer in the Contents pane
  • Under the Drawing tab, click the "Paste from Selected Object" icon in the Edit box. (Drawing > Edit > Paste from Selected Object).
  • Save your AOI layer.