shpelev

The shapefile elevation tool shpelev updates MSFS terrain shapefiles with elevations read from the given imagery.

Usage

msfs shpelev [-help] -imagery filemask [filemask ...] -shp file outfile

-imagery <filemask> [<filemask>…]
A list of all input images (wildcard supported).

-shp <file>
MSFS terrain shapefile to update.

outfile
Output filename for the updated shapefile.

Examples

Reads all TIF files from “C:\Imagery\DEM" folder and uses them to update elevations in “terrain.shp”, saving the resulting file as “terrain_updated.shp”:

msfs shpelev -imagery "C:\Imagery\DEM\*.tif" -shp "C:\Dev\terrain.shp" "C:\Dev\terrain_updated.shp"