drawing objects to SDF 2 format to use as a map layer in Autodesk MapGuide
version 6.5 and earlier.
Along with the objects,
you can export data attached to the objects (such as object data,
external data, attribute data, or properties) to use for the following
- SDF Name — the
- Key — the
link to an external database
- URL — the
embedded web link that jumps to another web page
Export only one type
of object — point, line, polygon, or annotation — to an
SDF file. The associated SIF file is a spatial index format (SIF)
Use the coordinate system
set in AutoCAD Map 3D or export the file using a different global coordinate
system. You can also define your own coordinate system for the translation.
After creating the SDF
2 file, you can use Autodesk MapGuide Author and Autodesk MapGuide
Server to produce the files required to create and deliver web-viewable
For information about
Autodesk MapGuide SDF and SIF files, refer to the Autodesk MapGuide
SDF Loader Help.