Release Date: May 2015

Spectra Precision GeoInstruments

Spectra Precision Survey Pro Software: Adding a Terminal Window


  • Spectra Precision® Survey Pro™ software


This document describes how to add a terminal window in Survey Pro software, version 5.5.2.

The process is not obvious as the functionality is hidden.

Note: This feature is not available on earlier versions of the Survey Pro software.


  1. Start the Survey Pro software on the data collector (or receiver).
  2. In the main menu screen, tap the yellow star:

  3. In the Favorites menu that appears, select Edit Quick Pick:

  4. In the Quick Pick Editor screen, in the Menu Items column, select Extras:

  5. Select Terminal Window and then tap Add to add this function to the Quick Picks column:

    Note: In Quick Picks you can now also move the selected item using the Move Up and Move Down buttons if required.
  6. Tap the green check mark button to confirm the selection.
  7. The Main Menu appears. Tap the yellow star to view the Favorites menu and check that the Terminal Window function now appears on the list:

You can now use the Terminal Window to send $PASHQ queries and $PASHS setting commands:

This document is for informational purposes only and is not a legally binding agreement or offer. Spectra Precision makes no warranties and assumes no obligations or liabilities hereunder.