Adding and removing data files

Adding data files to a fileset

To add data files to a fileset:

  1. Display the Filesets window.
  2. Click the appropriate tab for the fileset.
  3. Click Add to display the Add data Files dialog box.
  4. Select one or more data files (see notes below).
  5. Click Open.


Add data files while creating an EV file

Double-click a data file

Use the Windows file association feature to create a relationship between the Echoview application and a data file extension. Note that some data file extensions may be common for applications other than Echoview.

  1. Click the Windows Start icon, select the Settings icon, select Apps, select Default Apps, select Choose default apps by file type.
  2. Associate a data file extension with Echoview (R).
  3. When finished close the window.

Once data file associations are configured, double-click a selected data file to open add the data file to a fileset of a new EV file in Echoview.

Drag and drop on the Welcome screen

  1. Select one or more files under Windows File Explorer.
  2. Drag and drop the data file(s) on the Echoview Welcome window.

Windows Command line

  1. Click the Windows Search box.
  2. Enter the Echoview.exe path followed by the data file path enclosed in double quotes.
  3. Click Run command. This opens a new instance of Echoview, new EV file and adds the specified data files to a fileset.


C:\Program Files\Echoview Software\Echoview 11.1\Echoview\Echoview.exe "D:\FolderPath\96082826.ELD" "96082827.ELD"


Removing data files from a fileset

To remove data files from a fileset:

  1. Display the Filesets window.
  2. Click the appropriate tab for the fileset.
  3. In the Data files section, select the data file(s) to be removed from the fileset.
  4. Click Remove.


See also

About filesets
About the Filesets window
About data files
Adding GPS data
Importing data
Data file information