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MicroSurvey FieldGenius

All Languages - August 29, 2016


All MicroSurvey installations will allow you to run the program in evaluation mode. A Software Registration Key or GUID will have to be purchased if you decide to buy the product. A License upgrade will have to be purchased if you own FieldGenius Version 7 or older without a maintenance plan or a maintenance expiry date prior to July 30, 2015. Once purchased, license keys are generated online so that your license will match the device you own. Please pick here to go to our Licensing Instructions page and learn how to license your software.

Release Notes and Manual

Settings and Saved Instrument Profiles

  • FieldGenius stores program settings and Total Station Profiles in a INI file: MSurvey.ini
  • FieldGenius stores Target Offsets, Bluetooth Device Info, and GNSS Profiles in a XML file: Settings.xml
  • A fresh installation of FieldGenius is highly recommended.


Step 1: Download FieldGenius and save it to your desktop or tablet computer

Devices Installation Windows Tablet/PC Total Station Onboard Leica Captivate Series
  • Windows Mobile Handheld
  • Windows CE Handheld
  • Windows (x86 or x64) Tablets and Desktops
  • WinCE based Total Stations
  • Leica / GeoMax / South / Sanding
  • CS20 Data Collectors
  • TS16 / TS60 / MS60 Onboards

Devices Installation EXE * Tablet Installation EXE Onboard Installation EXE *  
Windows Mobile CAB **
Winmate S430T2 CAB **
Leica CS10 / CS15 CAB **
Hi-Target Qmini CAB **
  TS15 / MS50 / Zoom90 CAB **
iCON 60 series CAB **
NTS-370R10 / STS-770 CAB **
Zipp20 CAB **
Captivate Series CAB **
* Requires Windows Mobile Device Center application, see Step 2
** Does not require Windows Mobile Device Center application, skip to Step 3

Step 2: Install Windows Mobile Device Center

Skip to step 3 if you plan to install Tablet/PC or CAB file directly

In order to install FieldGenius onto your hand-held data collector, you must have Windows Mobile Device Center (for Windows Vista/7/8/10) installed on your computer. Click here to download from Microsoft.

Step 3: Run the installation on your Tablet/PC or device

Follow the prompts to run the installation. Click here for more information about your particular device.

  • Devices Installation or Onboard Installation - The installs will prompt you to connect to your device through ActiveSync or Windows Mobile Device Center and install the software.
  • Tablet Installation - Supports all Windows 7/8/10 operating systems.
  • CAB File Installation - Copy the *.cab file onto the device using a memory card or cable. Double click the copied *.cab file on the device to finish the installation.

Step 4: Install MicroSurvey Transfer or MicroSurvey Data Exchange

Use MicroSurvey Transfer to manage data transfer for MicroSurvey and MapScenes CAD Products if your device has a USB port and uses a mobile operating system. This is not required if you use an SD card or USB storage device for data transfer. MicroSurvey Data Exchange is a free dwg viewer and Import/Export utility that is a perfect companion for MicroSurvey data collection software.
Download MicroSurvey Transfer
Download MSDX

Step 5: Download any required support files or utilities:

  • Geoids: GPS users may require a geoid file to correct elevations for geoid separation. Click Here for the World Geoids download page.
  • Grid Shift Files: GPS users may require a Grid Shift file for coordinate transformations to work correctly. Click Here to download grid shift files
  • Featurelist Editor: Click Here for movies showing how to use the Tablet PC installation to define features for GIS data collection.

Step 6: HAVE FUN!!!

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