FPS Software Help

Webinar – Installing FPS on Windows

Software Needed  Any version of Windows Microsoft Access The Forest Projection and Planning System (FPS) runs within a Microsoft Access database on a Microsoft Windows operating system. The operating system and database may be any version of Microsoft. All functionality of FPS is provided through the FPS-Menu Bar containing a full array of drop-down functions. … Continue reading Webinar – Installing FPS on Windows

Webinar – Basic Installation of SVS

This short webinar provides the basic details to install the USFS Stand Visualization System (SVS) onto your computer.  This package is set up as a part of the Forest Projection and Planning System (FPS) fully-integrated forest management suite.  Once installed you may view any series of cruised stands or watch their progress when grown into … Continue reading Webinar – Basic Installation of SVS

Webinar – Visual Options using SVS with FPS

Once installed (a previous webinar), the Stand Visualization System (SVS) works smoothly with the Forest Projection and Planning System (FPS).  This webinar provides some examples of how to move through SVS using drop-down menu options.  If a tree species is displayed in red (unknown), the Tree Designer may be used to add that species to … Continue reading Webinar – Visual Options using SVS with FPS

Webinar – Cruise and Compile

This short webinar steps through the basics of loading and compiling a field cruise using FPS methods and tools.  Author:  Brock Purvis, Technical Support

Webinar – A 100 percent Cruise

This short webinar provides the basic steps to compile a 100% cruise using the FPS Cruise Compiler.  Author: Brock Purvis, Technical Support

Webinar – Compile, Grow, Expand

This short webinar steps through the basic steps for compiling cruises, growing all cruises to a common inventory year, and then expanding strata estimates into un-cruised stands to create a forest-wide inventory database.  Author:  Brock Purvis, Technical Support

Webinar – Excel into FPS

A short webinar on loading FPS cruise data from an Excel spreadsheet.  Author:  Brock Purvis, Technical Support.

Webinar – SiteGrid Methods

Basic steps for building and using the FPS SiteGrid technologies.  Author:  Brock Purvis, Technical Support

Verifying FPS V7.44 Installation

After installing FPS onto your computer, follow the simple steps in the following PDF file to verify that all components of the software and databases are properly installed… Verifying FPS 7.44 Installation