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EOLI-SA 9.3.1 - User Guide

Table of Contents

1. How to read this User Guide?
2. What is EOLI-SA?
3. Getting started
3.1. Download and install EOLI-SA
3.1.1. Overview
3.1.2. Windows Instructions
3.1.3. MacOS X Instructions
3.1.4. Linux/Solaris Instructions
3.1.5. Java Web Start Instructions
3.1.6. 3D TroubleShooting
3.2. First time using EOLI-SA?
3.3. The EOLI-SA Interface
3.3.1. Overview
3.3.2. Performing a simple catalogue query
4. Basic principle
4.1. The Multi Context
4.2. The Workspaces
4.2.1. Overview
4.2.2. The Catalogue workspace
4.2.3. The Shop Cart workspace
4.2.4. The Orders workspace
4.2.5. The User Set workspace
4.2.6. The ESA Sets workspace
4.2.7. The GIS Maps workspace
4.2.8. The Downloads workspace
4.3. Browsing, selecting and exporting items
4.3.1. Selecting items
4.3.1.1. Selecting items using the Map
4.3.1.2. Selecting items using the Table of Results
4.3.1.3. Selecting items using the Thumbnail list
4.3.2. Item detailed information
4.3.2.1. Accessing the detailed information on an item
4.3.2.2. Content of the Item detailed information
4.3.2.3. Modifying the histograms of the quick look image
4.3.3. Exporting items
4.3.3.1. How to export an item
4.3.3.2. The Export Items window
4.4. The Map panel
4.4.1. Overview
4.4.2. Navigation mode: Zooming and panning
4.4.3. Area mode: Defining a search area
4.4.4. Footprint mode: Viewing and selecting footprints
4.5. Download of on-line available products
4.6. Common Functionnalities
4.6.1. Overview
4.6.2. Copy/Paste
4.6.3. Undo Function
4.6.4. Map handling
4.6.4.1. General Controls
4.6.4.2. Pile selection
4.7. Table Dataset
4.7.1. Overview
4.7.2. Product status description
4.8. Detach a workspace as a separate window
4.8.1. Overview
4.8.2. Detach a specific workspace
4.8.3. Map setting on a view
5. EOLI-SA/Server Interactions
5.1. On-line and off-line mode
5.2. Connecting to the Server
6. The Catalogue workspace - Searching for products
6.1. Overview
6.2. Filtering Collections
6.3. Setting the catalogue search criteria
6.3.1. Selecting a collection
6.3.2. Defining an area of interest
6.3.2.1. Graphically, on the Map panel
6.3.2.2. By manual input
6.3.2.3. Using the Gazetteer
6.3.2.4. Loading an area from a file
6.3.2.5. Using no Area
6.3.2.6. Using Circle and Polygon Area
6.3.2.7. Selecting compound areas
6.3.3. Setting a date range
6.3.3.1. Using the calendar
6.3.3.2. Using a pre-defined date range
6.3.3.3. Modifying the current time range:
6.3.3.4. Using manual input
6.3.3.5. Using No Date
6.3.4. Advanced criteria
6.4. Saving and Loading a Search Query
6.5. Search Catalogue and retrieving results
6.6. Adding a Local Collection
6.6.1. From the on line collection tree
6.6.2. Indexing a remote or local repository
6.7. Interferometric searches
6.7.1. Overview
6.7.2. Setting the interferometric search criteria
6.7.3. Retrieving Interferometric results
6.7.4. DESWC Interferometric Search
7. The Shop Cart workspace - Ordering products
7.1. Overview
7.2. Adding items to the Shop Cart workspace
7.3. Removing items from the Shop Cart workspace
7.4. Saving and loading a Shop Cart
7.5. Setting order options
7.5.1. Processing and delivery options
7.5.2. Scene Type selection
7.6. Submitting orders
7.6.1. Online access service
7.6.2. Standard Product Ordering
7.7. Candidate Acquisition file import/export to PIAT (Planning Feasability Analysis)
7.8. MMOHS order service
7.9. Multiple Shopcarts Management
8. The Orders workspace - Tracking orders
8.1. Overview
8.2. Setting Search Orders criteria
8.3. Searching orders
9. The User Set workspace - Storing items for later re-use
9.1. Overview
9.2. Adding items to the UserSet workspace
9.3. Removing items from the User Set workspace
9.4. Saving and loading a User Set
10. The ESA Set workspace - Loading ESA sets
10.1. Overview
10.2. Loading ESA sets to the ESA Set workspace
10.3. Adding ESA set items
11. The GIS Maps workspace - Using Map layers
11.1. Overview
11.2. Selecting Map Layers
11.3. Setting Map Layers
11.4. Setting the Projection Map
11.5. Displaying and Updating Map Layers
11.6. Saving and loading a Map Layers
11.7. Setting default Online/Offline Map Layers
11.7.1. Setting default Offline Map Layers
11.7.2. Setting default Online Map Layers
11.8. Adding User Layers
11.8.1. Connecting a server
11.8.2. Adding GIS Layer
11.8.3. Adding Shape Layer
11.9. Displaying thumbnails on the map: The Mosaic function
12. The Downloads Workspace - Monitoring downloads
12.1. Overview
12.2. Download dataset specific columns
12.3. Order monitoring (polling)
12.4. Monitoring downloads
13. Setting Preferences
13.1. Overview
13.2. The User preferences
13.3. The Cache Preferences
13.3.1. How does the cache work?
13.3.2. Managing the disk cache
13.4. The Proxy Server Preferences
13.5. The Delivery Address Preferences
13.6. The Colours Preferences
14. Troubleshooting
A. User help
B. ESA data policy
Glossary

List of Figures

3.1. How to login as a registered user
3.2. The EOLI-SA Interface
3.3. How to select a collection, define an area and date range
3.4. How to select a group of results
3.5. How to select a product
4.1. The GMES context
4.2. User login failed dialog
4.3. Login as menu item
4.4. The workspace tabs
4.5. The Catalogue workspace
4.6. The Shop Cart workspace
4.7. The Orders workspace
4.8. The User Set workspace
4.9. The ESA Sets workspace
4.10. The GIS Maps workspace
4.11. The Downloads workspace
4.12. Selecting items with the Map in Footprint mode
4.13. Selecting items with the Map in Navigation mode
4.14. The Product Details window
4.15. RGB histograms before modifications
4.16. RGB histograms after modifications
4.17. The Export Items window
4.18. Example of items exported in KMZ format
4.19. The Map panel
4.20. 3D map options (disabled)
4.21. 3D map options (enabled)
4.22. Zooming to the area of interest
4.23. Product Server Authentication dialog
4.24. The multiple selection on the map using bounding box
4.25. A view of a workspace
4.26. The Map Settings of a view
5.1. How to connect as a Registered User
6.1. Overview of the Catalogue workspace
6.2. Collection Filter Window
6.3. The Collection Tree
6.4. The Area panel
6.5. Show gazetteer
6.6. Selecting area of interest
6.7. Load/Save an area of interest from the Menu Bar
6.8. The No Area criteria
6.9. The Advanced Query Mode
6.10. Defining a circle area of interest
6.11. The Date panel
6.12. Using the calendar to select date
6.13. Using the pre-defined date range to select a date
6.14. Modifying the current date range
6.15. The No Date criteria
6.16. The Advanced Query Mode
6.17. The Load/Save Search Query
6.18. The Catalogue workspace set for query
6.19. Query results in the Table of Results, on the Map and as Thumbnails
6.20. The Collections Tree
6.21. Adding a Local Collection from the on line collection tree
6.22. How to add a Local Collection
6.23. Creating a Local Collection from the local collection tree
6.24. Selecting the product type and changing the parameters.
6.25. Advanced configuration
6.26. Example of Eoli_Index_File.txt content
6.27. Indexer indexing a repository
6.28. How to update Interferometry
6.29. Selection of the Interferometric Query Mode
6.30. Set interferometry advanced criteria
6.31. Set acquisition advanced criteria
6.32. The Grouped Criteria panel for Interferometric search
6.33. Interferometric search results
6.34. Interferometric Land Use (ILU)
6.35. Interferometric Browse Phase (IBP)
6.36. DESCW Interferometric Search Menu
6.37. DESCW Interferometric Search Menu
6.38. DESCW Interferometric Pairs Dialog Reference Change
7.1. The Shop Cart workspace
7.2. The Add to ShopCart menu
7.3. The Load/Save ShopCart menu
7.4. The Order Options panel
7.5. The Scene Type selection
7.6. Definition of a Floating Scene
7.7. Definition of a Floating Pass
7.8. Definition of a ΒΌ Scene
7.9. Selecting sub-scenes in the Shop Cart workspace
7.10. Setting frame number in the Shop Cart workspace
7.11. The Online Access window
7.12. The Create Order window
7.13. The confirmation of a successful standard order
7.14. Creating MMOHS Order window
7.15. The confirmation of a successful MMOHS order
7.16. Selecting creation of new shopcart
7.17. Selecting edition of a shopcart
7.18. Window box for creating new shopcart
7.19. Window box for editing a shopcart
8.1. The Orders workspace
8.2. The Search Orders panel
8.3. The Order Search Results window
8.4. Viewing the status of the orders
9.1. The User Set workspace
9.2. The Add to UserSet menu
9.3. The Load/Save UserSet menu
10.1. The ESA Set workspace
10.2. The ESA Set panel
10.3. ESA Sets workspace after loading items
11.1. The GIS Maps workspace
11.2. The Map Layers Tree
11.3. IGBP landcover layer
11.4. ETPO02 layer
11.5. MERIS-RR mosaic layer
11.6. ERS-2/AATSR mosaic layer
11.7. EOLI default map layer
11.8. The Order Map Layers panel and the Layer Properties fields
11.9. Example of the superposition of several map layers
11.10. How to select the Map Projection
11.11. The Load/Save Map Layers
11.12. Setting default Offline Map Layers
11.13. Setting default Online Map Layers
11.14. The User Layers box
11.15. The "Add Server" window
11.16. Result of the connection to a server
11.17. The Add a new layer window
11.18. The Add a new shape layer window
11.19. Adding thumbnail images to the mosaic layer
12.1. The downloads workspace
12.2. Monitoring Order
12.3. The download Action Menu
13.1. The Preferences window
13.2. The User preferences window
13.3. The Cache preferences window
13.4. The Proxy Server Preferences window
13.5. The Delivery Address Preferences window
13.6. The Colours Preferences window

Keywords: ESA European Space Agency - Agence spatiale europeenne, observation de la terre, earth observation, satellite remote sensing, teledetection, geophysique, altimetrie, radar, chimique atmospherique, geophysics, altimetry, radar, atmospheric chemistry