Bringing In Features from SDF
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You can access spatial and attribute data in an Autodesk Spatial Data File (SDF). SDF supports spatial indexing and can store geometric and non-geometric data with minimum overhead.

When you view and edit features from an SDF data source, you can do the following:

NoteThe procedures here apply to the current version of SDF (SDF3). For SDF 2 files (created for MapGuide version 6.5 or earlier), you cannot use these procedures. Instead, import the file.

You can bring SDF data into your map in three ways:

Note For information on customizing this provider, refer to the FDO API Reference and the FDO Provider for SDF API Reference.
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