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McIDAS-V version 1.8 is now available!

Posted: Thu Dec 20, 2018 8:20 pm
by mug_admin
The newest version of McIDAS-V, version 1.8, is now available for free download from the McIDAS-V Website.

For current McIDAS-V users, notable changes since the previous version (1.7u1) include:

  • Improved efficiency of Imagery chooser by selecting a time range before listing all times in dataset.
  • Added new default enhancements for ABI Level 2 products.
  • Added new formulas for grids and generating true color ABI RGB imagery.
  • Added new display types for Theta Surfaces and 3D Volume Streamlines.
  • Added the ability to smooth isosurface displays.
  • Continued development of Jython scripting tools.

The full release notes are available at:

If you're new to McIDAS-V, a collection of fifteen McIDAS-V tutorials are available on the Documentation page of the McIDAS-V Website. The "Getting Started" chapter in the McIDAS-V User's Guide will also help to guide you through using the different types of data available with McIDAS-V.

We look forward to hearing your feedback!

Thank you,
McIDAS User Services