Trimble GeoExplorer 7x

Trimble Geo 7X Hompage


Carbon Fiber Monopole Kit


Trimble Geo7x Introduction

Trimble Geo7x Webinar

Laser Offsets in TerraSync with the Geo7x

Storing a Laser Rangefinder Captured Height As An Attribute in TerraSync

How to Setup ArcPad 10x to Incorporate the Geo7x Laser Rangefinder Measurements


Setting up Gmail to Send and Receive Files

Trimble Geo7X Handheld – Webinar Q+A_May 2014

Sensor Calibration

Aligning the Camera and Rangefinder

Orientation Sensor and Laser Workflow Best Practice Guide

How to Reset your Geo7X

Getting the most out of your Lithium-ion batteries

Connecting my Geo 7X to a computer. 

Option Override Tool—Deactivate Centimeter Output, Floodlight, H-Star and NMEA Options

Power / Home button behavior

SBAS behavior

Serial Port Pinouts

Verizon network activation

Tips for Connecting to the Windows Mobile Device Center

Using the carbon fiber monopole kit

Options Activation Wizard

I can’t connect my device to a computer

I can’t connect my device to the internet

Software Installation Support

Additional Information:

Calibrating the orientation sensors:

The first time you use the rangefinder on the Geo 7X handheld, you must calibrate the orientation sensors. Maintaining good and current calibration is important to ensure optimal output from orientation sensors and the rangefinder. When correctly calibrated, the orientation sensors report the precise alignment of the planes of the internal GNSS antenna and camera relative to the earth in terms of X, Y and Z axes. During manufacturing, great care is taken to establish a baseline calibration for all components, but due to environmental and use-case factors, each device must occasionally be field calibrated. There are a number of factors that can affect the accuracy and performance of sensors that can be accommodated for with calibration:

  • Orientation sensors are affected by temperature, and each sensors is unique.
  • The planet has a varied magnetic field and this affects the performance of magnetic sensors. Using magnetic declination values for a particular area, you can accommodate for coarse variations in magnetic field strength, but by calibrating in your environment, you can achieve greater accuracy.
  • Local magnetic conditions can affect the device’s own magnetic field.

The Sensor Calibration routine prompts you to calibrate the sensors, and recommends either a fast calibration or a full calibration, depending on location conditions, and the device state. A full calibration may be recommended:

  • the first time you use the handheld
  • the first time you use the handheld in particularly hot or cold conditions
  • when you use the handheld in an area it has not been used in before
  • after you attach a rangefinder module for the first time
  • after changing the battery (each battery typically has different magnetic properties).

GNSS Com Port Settings:

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