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ENVI 5.2 and IDL 8.4 for Mac are officially supported on Mac OS X 10.8 and 10.9.
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite is not officially tested or supported. However, initial tests and customer reports indicate that ENVI 5.2 and IDL 8.4 can run successfully on Yosemite in most cases.
If ENVI or IDL fails to launch for you on Mac OS X, ...
Some IDL and ENVI users on Mac OS X (10.7 or later) have reported that X11 fails to launch automatically when IDL or ENVI is started by double clicking on the application launch icon.
Possible causes for this problem may be:
1.) X11/XQuartz configuration is not complete
2.) Corrupted X11/XQuartz ...
Running IDL and ENVI on Mac OS X requires the installation of X11/XQuartz on the system. X11/XQuartz does not come pre-installed on Mac OS X and requires a separate download and installation of this product.
Here are some example symptoms of using IDL on a Mac OS X system without X11/XQuartz:
* The IDL Workbench can be started but ...
You can edit pixel values within an image that is open in ENVI using one of ENVI's Profile tools (Spectral, Horizontal, Vertical or Arbitrary). These tools can be found in multiple places in the ENVI interface. All Profile tools can be found by right clicking on a layer name in the Layer Manager, and choosing Profiles. They can also all ...
Sometimes it is desirable to change the names and colors of a classification image to better represent the classes and make it more visually informative. This may be especially true if using an unsupervised classification result in which the names and colors of the classes are automatically selected by ENVI.
Currently in ENVI ...
Maintenance Program Changes and Reminders:
All customers must be current on maintenance to receive ...