2017 AILDI NW Workshop Google Earth

Getting started

Download Google Earth Pro  Note: Google Earth Pro requires a license key; if you do not have a key, use your email address and the key GEPFREE to sign in

Google Earth Pro
  • Stores user data offline on computer hard drive - privacy, security
  • Immersive 3D experience
  • Create points, lines and polygons in 3D
  • Create flythroughs, export to video, tours 
  • Works offline using cached imagery and saves user content offline
  • Search for locations using Google Maps data
  • Visualize your GPS tracks and share
  • Go back in time with historical imagery
  • Google Earth Pro is compatible with ArcGIS files
Additional Google Earth resources

Google Earth Basics

Google Earth Tours



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Advanced Google Earth