This article explains how to workaround an error message when using new graphics function, for example
myplot = PLOT(/test)
The error message is dialog window that refers to:
"The requested tool is not registered with the system"
After that, no plot appears on the screen.
The error message appeared in the following ...
Note: For IDL 8.2 or later, the IDL Online Help and PDF files can be found on the Exelis Visual Information Solutions web site at:
This tech tip provides download access to PDF file ...
Platform Support for IDL 8.2
Supported Versions a
XP SP2, Vista, 7
Intel/AMD 64-bit ...
This Help Article provides a download to additional documentation for IDL 8.0 regarding Building Projects in the IDL Workbench.
The following link can be used to download additional documentation for IDL 8.0 in PDF format:
Topics include: IDL_PATH Management with Projects, Project Build Concepts, IDL ...
If a save file that contains byte arrays or scalars is created using IDL 8.0, the resulting save file will only work in IDL 8.0, but it will fail in previous versions of IDL.
The solution is to install the IDL 8.0.1 patch.
To reproduce the problem run IDL 8.0 and then execute the following lines:
### In IDL ...
An issue regarding southern hemisphere projection systems has been addressed in the latest patch/hotfix ...