USDA Forest Service Natural Resource Manager

Field Sampled Vegetation (FSVeg)

Field Sampled Vegetation (FSVeg) stores data about trees, fuels, down woody material, surface cover, and understory vegetation. FSVeg supports the business of common stand exam, fuels data collection, permanent grid inventories, and other vegetation inventory collection processes.

This page includes manuals and Exams software for FSVeg.

Manuals

QuickStart Guide

User Guide

Common Stand Exam User Guide Appendices

Common Stand Exam User Guide Appendices by Region

Data Dictionary

Common Stand Exam Field Guides

Insects and Disease Codes

Training Videos

Exams Software for FSVeg

Windows 7

Windows 7 logo.

Synchronization Software

  • Windows Mobile Device Center (03/29/2013, 12M) - Microsoft's Windows Mobile Device Center, synchronization software for Windows Mobile-based handheld devices in combination with desktops/laptops using Windows 7. Use with all PDRs.

    Remember, if you use the Windows Mobile Device Center, you MUST delete the following dlls from the C:\Exams folder if they exist:

    • ceutils.dll
    • rapi.dll

Bundled Software by Device

Data collection software has been developed and tested on each of the following devices. Selecting a device will download a self-extracting file containing the software for that device, similar software that runs on any Windows 7 Forest Service desktop or laptop, Regional Templates, and help files.

If your device is not listed, look for a device with a similar platform and chipset. For additional information on individual devices, see CSE Compatible Windows CE Data Recorders. If you are not sure which device to choose, contact the PDR staff for assistance.

Device Platform Chipset File Date File Size
iPaq (Compaq, HP) Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Dell Axim Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Itronix Q100, Q200 Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Husky FS4 Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Juniper Allegro Field PC (Dual-boot) Handheld PC AMD 100MHz 03/31/2014 7.4M
Juniper Allegro CE Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Juniper Allegro CX Handheld PC Intel XScale 400MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Juniper Allegro MX Pocket PC Intel XScale 624MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Juniper Archer Pocket PC Intel XScale 624MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble / TDS Nomad Pocket PC Marvell XScale 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble / TDS Ranger Pocket PC StrongArm 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble / TDS Recon Pocket PC Intel XScale 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble GeoXT
(START button in upper left corner, including GeoXT 6000, even though it is different.)
Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble GeoXT
(START button in lower left corner.)
Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.6M
Trimble Juno Pocket PC Unavailable 04/11/2014 7.6M
wintabletpc_v03.10.2014.exe
(Note: contains only the Tablet PC version that will run under Windows 7, or newer.)
Windows 7 or newer Unvailable 04/11/2014 6.9M

Other Software

  • examspc_win7_v03.10.2014.exe (04/11/2014, 8.0M) - contains only the PC version that running on Windows 7. This requires that the Windows Mobile Device Center is installed on your Windows 7 desktop or laptop computer.
  • vcredist_x86.exe (03/29/2013, 1.7M) - This Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package installs runtime components of Visual C++ Libraries required to run ExamsPC's Database Loader. This is required for ExamsDbLoader to work with ExamsPC v02.15.2010.3 and newer.

Windows XP

Windows XP logo.

PC-to-PDR Synchronization Software

  • ActiveSync 3.8 (03/29/2013, 3.8M) - Use this version if you are using:
    • Juniper Allegro Field PC (dual boot)
    • Husky FEX 21 HD
  • ActiveSync 4.5 (03/29/2013, 7.5M) - Use with all other PDR’s

Remember, if you use the ActiveSync, you MUST delete the following dll’s from the C:\Exams folder if they exist:

  • ceutils.dll
  • rapi.dll

Bundled Software by Device

Data collection software has been developed and tested on each of the following devices. Selecting a device will download a self-extracting file containing the software for that device, similar software that runs on any Windows XP Forest Service desktop or laptop, Regional Templates, and help files.

If your device is not listed, look for a device with a similar platform and chipset. For additional information on individual devices, see CSE Compatible Windows CE Data Recorders. If you are not sure which device to choose, contact the PDR staff for assistance.

Device Platform Chipset File Date File Size
iPaq (Compaq, HP) Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Dell Axim Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Itronix Q100, Q200 Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Husky FS4 Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Juniper Allegro Field PC (Dual-boot) Handheld PC AMD 100MHz 03/31/2014 7.4M
Juniper Allegro CE Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Juniper Allegro CX Handheld PC Intel XScale 400MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Juniper Allegro MX Pocket PC Intel XScale 624MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Juniper Archer Pocket PC Intel XScale 624MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble / TDS Nomad Pocket PC Marvell XScale 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble / TDS Ranger Pocket PC StrongArm 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble / TDS Recon Pocket PC Intel XScale 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble GeoXT
(START button in upper left corner, including GeoXT 6000, even though it is different.)
Pocket PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble GeoXT
(START button in lower left corner.)
Handheld PC StrongArm 206MHz 04/11/2014 7.5M
Trimble Juno Pocket PC Unavailable 04/11/2014 7.5M
wintabletpc_v03.10.2014.exe
(Note: contains only the Tablet PC version that will run under Windows 7, or newer.)
Windows 7 or newer Unvailable 04/11/2014 6.9M

Other Software

  • examspc_v03.10.2014.exe (04/11/2014, 8.0M) - contains only the PC version that runs on any Windows 95 (or higher) desktop or laptop. This requires that ActiveSync is installed on your desktop/laptop.
  • vcredist_x86.exe (03/29/2013, 1.7M) - This Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package installs runtime components of Visual C++ Libraries required to run ExamsPC's Database Loader. This is required for ExamsDbLoader to work with ExamsPC v02.15.2010.3 and newer.

US Forest Service
Natural Resource Manager
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-0003

Key Contacts: nrm@fs.fed.us

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Location: http://www.fs.fed.us/nrm/fsveg/index.shtml
Last modified: 04/09/2014