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UI Plugins: Mouse Events

In my second blog, I promised I would explain the last UI plugin interface; IAgUiPlugin3DNotify. The interface allows, for the first time, for UI Plugins to detect mouse events on the globe window. We had similar functionality in standalone STK … Continue reading

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What is that Sensor Swath Tool?

What is that Sensor Swath Tool?

STK has a LOT of features and utilities that have been built up since 1989.  As humans though, we tend to focus more on the latest and greatest.  This can lead us to forget about some of the older features … Continue reading

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A (simple) Launch Window Calculator

A (simple) Launch Window Calculator

Ever wondered how to insert a satellite in a specified orbit starting from a certain launch pad? It’s a matter of rocket science of course, but using AGI Automation we can make this process fast and painless. Automation allows users … Continue reading

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Time Tool Matlab Functions

Time Tool Matlab Functions

The Analysis Workbench in STK can be a very powerful set of tools. It allows you to create a variety of custom components for analysis throughout STK. In this blog I want to focus on the Time Tool which allows … Continue reading

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UI Plugins: “Class Not Found”

In last week’s blog, Plugins: To Register or Not to Register, I discussed differences between COM registered plugins and registry free plugins. Registered plugins are referenced by the class ID in the xml configuration file. If STK cannot load the … Continue reading

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