Tools & Features

Videos & written guides for tools you will use in The Land App.

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Editing and Modification

How to use the Select All tool to bulk annotate and assign uses.

Guide showing you how to use the select all tool to switch on or off all annotations/labels for features of the same type
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How to use the Select All tool to bulk merge features

Guide showing you how to use the select all tool to bulk merge features of the same type
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Using the Split tool

How to split a feature
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Using the Merge tool

How to merge features
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How to copy a feature

How to use the copy tool
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Features

Features are objects of any type on a map. They can be points, lines or shapes such as polygons or circles.
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Adding a Buffer to a Field Parcel

You'd like to add a buffer strip to a field parcel
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Removing multiple stray nodes

Points or lines are on my map that need deleting
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Using the Adjust tool

Adjust a feature to modify the shape.
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Using the Move tool

How to move a Feature to a new location in a map.
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Using the Snap to line tool

How to use our Snap To Line tool to draw a line or a polygon etc. that snaps to an existing line or shape
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Using the Rotate tool

Rotate an object or feature in a map.
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How to subtract an area

If you have an area that is ineligible for BPS, for example, and you wish to subtract/delete it from the crop.
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Annotating a map

How to add text, codes, areas, notes or arrows to a map
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Select multiple features

to assign use, name, colour or delete with a keyboard shortcut - Shift Key
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Measuring Tools

Two different ways to measure distance.
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Nodes

Move, add or delete a node within a shape. Nodes are the point on a line or shape.
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