Methods for opening files

Q1: About “.sl2” file format

A1: The sl2 file is compressed using the tar format. Please uncompress and use.

(example)

Unix/Linux

tar xvf dddd.sl2

dddd.sl2 : Acquisition file name


Windows

Please change the extension of the file from “.sl2” to “.sl2.”

dddd.sl2 -> dddd.tar

dddd.sl2 : Acquisition file name

After renaming the file, open it with the decompression software.


Q2: About “.igz” file format

A2: The igz file is compressed using the zip format. Please uncompress and use.

(example)

Unix/Linux

gzip -dc ddddd.igz > dddd(Arbitrary file name)

zcat dddd.igz > dddd(Arbitrary file name)


Windows

Please change the extension of the file from “.igz” to “.gz.”

dddd.igz -> dddd.gz

dddd.igz : Acquisition file name

After renaming the file, please open it with the decompression software.

Q3: How to open “.img”files

A3: “.img” files can be opened using ENVI software.
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