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ISTP CDF Skeleton Editor

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The SKTEditor is a simple graphical user interface (GUI) application for creating and editing International Solar-Terrestrial Physics (ISTP)/Interagency Consultative Group (IACG) guideline compliant skeleton Common Data Format (CDF) files.

The application is supported as either a Java Web Start application or as a traditional Java desktop application on a wide range of platforms.

Automated Use (Recommended Option)

This section utilizes advanced browser features to provide the most convenient method of accessing the application.


Manual Launch (Alternative Option)

Below is a simple HTML hyper-link (no JavaScript, ActiveX, or VBScript involved) that should launch, or begin to launch, this application from most browsers/platforms/configurations which have the prerequisite Java software.

Depending upon the version of Java that you have installed and your browser's design and configuration, the link above will result in one of the following happening:

Manual Installation (Alternative Option)

The application may be installed by following the Manual Installation Instructions.


This application may be uninstalled by following the Uninstall Instructions.


The ISTP CDF Skeleton Editor is a software application that is made available under the terms of the NASA Open Source Agreement (NOSA).

The latest source code (SHA1) is available for download.


Comments and questions about this application are welcome. Please use this e-mail address to send your comments, question, or problem reports.
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