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Installation Help

Installation Help

Step by step installation instructions are provided below for the loading of oil and gas data into your fishing plotter. Please select your system from the list below for further details:

 
  Sodena
  Trax
  SIS Microplot
  Litton Fishmaster
  TMPlanner / Quodfish
  Maxsea
  Penta
  Transas Navifisher 3000
Plotter Large Scale
    Oil & gas fishing plotter file data

Sodena

Filename Instructions
R_KISv##_WIN
  1. Copy "R_ KISv##_WIN" folder onto storage media (floppy disc / memory stick).
  2. Insert media (floppy disc / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  3. From the Sodena menu bar right click to select new menu. Left click on Library and then click Folder.
  4. From the folder drop down menu select Import Turbo Win. Select your media drive (floppy disc / memory stick) and click on "R_ KISv##_Win". The file will then be installed on your machine and can be selected.

SIS Microplot

Filename Instructions
KISv##.lin & KISv##.mrk
  1. Copy "KISv##.lin" & "KISv##.mrk" files onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Copy files "KISv##.lin" & "KISv##.mrk" into your own local files directory. Default directory = C:\MP7\GLOBAL (the files will now be available to view).

Litton Fishmaster

Filename Instructions
KISv##.cra
  1. Copy "KISv##.cra" file onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Load the file into Fishmaster.
  3. Select Menu then User Data (the user data menu now appears).
  4. Set Active Data to the area to be loaded (A, B, C or D).
  5. Select Load (a list of the available user data filenames appears).
  6. Select file "KISv##" (no password is required for this file).
  7. Press Enter and file will load.


    (Do not merge this data with your fishing data).

 Chartworx/Quodfish

Filename Instructions
KISv##.udb

**ED50 datum**

  1. Copy "KISv##.udb" file onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Insert the media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  3. From the File menu select Import udb.
  4. From the list of files from your storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick), select "KISv##.udb" (the file will now be available to view).
  5. Alternatively copy "KISv##.udb" into your User file folder, e.g. C:\TMPlanner\CHART\UDB. Convert datum to WGS84 if required.

 Maxsea

Filename Instructions
KISv##.ptf & KISv##_Info.ptf
  1. Copy "KISv##.ptf" & "KISv##_Info.ptf" files onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Insert the storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  3. From the Maxsea menu select File / Open - From the list of files from your storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick), select "KISv##" & " KISv##_Info" (the files will now be available to view).
  4. Alternatively, copy the files "KISv##.ptf" & "KISv##_Info.ptf" into your User file folder.

 Transas Navfish 3000

Filename Instructions
KISv##.cra
  1. Copy "KISv##.cra" file onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Insert media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  3. From your computer menu select: Start - Programs - Navi-Fisher 3000 - Data Tool.
  4. From the new Menu Screen next to "Internal", select Add Info from Fishmaster.
  5. On the right hand side next to "External" select your Drive with media on (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) and select OK.
  6. In the space on the right you will see the file name "KISv##.cra".
  7. Select this file with a left click and then select Convert from the menu along the top of the window (after a few seconds the file will be converted and added to your system).
  8. Close the Data Tool window and return to your Navifish 3000. The file is now available to select through - Add Info - File - and select file "KISv##"

 Trax

Filename Instructions
Udb###
  1. Insert the storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  2. From the Menu on TRAX select the Icon - Add Lines/Symbols & User Files.
  3. Select the Filing Cabinet Icon (Lines/Symbols & User Files).
  4. Select the user bank you wish to import the file to and the system from the list on the right e.g. TRAX / Fishmaster/ Maxsea / Sodena.
  5. Files will then appear on right hand side, select one file and go to bottom right corner of window and select Icon - Start Importing.
  6. The file will then be imported and installed on your system.

 Penta

Filename Instructions
KISv##_Penta.ptf & KISv##_Info_Penta.ptf
  1. Copy "KISv##_Penta.ptf" & "KISv##_Penta_Info.ptf" files onto storage media (floppy disc / cd / memory stick).
  2. Insert the storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick) into your fishing plotter.
  3. From the Penta menu bar, select User Maps - Set Up - select the folder you wish to open the data in and select Import.
  4. From the list of files from your storage media  (floppy disc / cd / memory stick), select "KISv##_Penta" & " KISv##_Penta_Info" (the files will now be available to view).

 

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