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ITC-NGIC McIDAS-X Training Workshop
This workshop and the associated materials are designed to give you an introduction to using, installing, and configuring McIDAS. Many of the links in these pages came from other on-line documents (i.e., the Unidata McIDAS-X Learning Guide and the Unidata McIDAS-X User's Guide).

The workshop can be broken down into the following major categories:


The following typographical conventions are used in the Unidata McIDAS Learning Guide:

bold McIDAS keyboard entries appear in bold; type these entries exactly as they appear
italics variables that you must enter, such as command parameters, appear in italics
Courier bold file names, system variables, directories, paths, program names and operating-system-level commands appear in this font

Overview of McIDAS
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Overview of McIDAS
What You Need to Know to Start Using McIDAS
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: basics of using McIDAS
Abstract Data Distribution Environment - ADDE
McIDAS Learning Guide: ADDE
Loop Control System
McIDAS Learning Guide: Loop Control System
Imagery Display and Analysis
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Imagery Display and Analysis
Graphics and the Cursor
McIDAS Learning Guide: Graphics and the Cursor
MD files
McIDAS Learning Guide: MD files
Grids and GRID Files
McIDAS Learning Guide: Grids and GRID Files
Real-time Data Access
McIDAS Learning Guide: Real-time Data Access
10  User Interfaces
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: User Interfaces
11  Unidata McIDAS-X Installation and Configuration
Installation and Configuration
12  Acquiring Data
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Acquiring Data
13  Data File Access
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Data File Access
14  Data Ingest and Storage
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Data Ingest and Storage
15  Applying Lessons Learned
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: lab exercises
16  McIDAS-X Useful Information
McIDAS-X Training Workshop: Useful Information


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