Additional Layer Info

From the Layer Info Window click the  Info Tab. The Info tab appears.


The Info tab displays some additional information about the Layer.

RepresentingThis pop-up menu describes the information that this layer represents. This serves only as a guide for the software and for users.
Feature NameThis pop-up determines which column in the data for this layer is used as the feature name during display. This affects certain output formats (such as KML) which have use for a name field and is displayed in Data Tool Tips.
GeometryDescribes the type of features represented in this layer. Possible values are: Point, Polyline, Polygon, Image.
ObjectsProvides a count of the number of features in this layer.
PointsProvides a count of the number of points in all features in this layer. This is a rudimentary measurement of complexity.
Bounding BoxShows the upper left and lower right coordinates of the bounding box in map coordinates.
Base BoxShows the upper left and lower right coordinates of the bounding box in layer coordinates.