The Scaler scales objects to make them bigger or smaller.


Scale Factors


Point Cloud

Usage Notes

  • This transformer supports raster band and palette selection. The RasterSelector can be used to modify selection.
  • This transformer simply multiplies all coordinate values with the specified scale factors. If the object being scaled is not on or near the 0,0 point of the coordinate system, using the Scaler will also introduce a shift to your data.
  • This transformer works with both raster and vector data.

Editing Transformer Parameters

Using a set of menu options, transformer parameters can be assigned by referencing other elements in the workspace. More advanced functions, such as an advanced editor and an arithmetic editor, are also available in some transformers. To access a menu of these options, click beside the applicable parameter. For more information, see Transformer Parameter Menu Options.

Defining Values

There are several ways to define a value for use in a Transformer. The simplest is to simply type in a value or string, which can include functions of various types such as attribute references, math and string functions, and workspace parameters. There are a number of tools and shortcuts that can assist in constructing values, generally available from the drop-down context menu adjacent to the value field.

Dialog Options - Tables

Transformers with table-style parameters have additional tools for populating and manipulating values.

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