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Everything i seem to find is an hdf file and i can't open it in erdas. so is there a way to convert it to open in erdas or do i need to find somewhere else, earth explorer and glovis are the two places i've tried so far.

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    unlike modis, landsat are not distributed in hdf as far as I know. Furthermore erdas is supposed to read hdf. otherwise you could try gdal (free open source software). – radouxju Jan 9 '16 at 17:00
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    You should be able to export hdf in ERDAS. What version are you using ? You can try do it in ArcGIS as I have done them in the past. it is not easy as you think but I have done both ways. – PROBERT Jan 9 '16 at 17:37
  • What version of Erdas are you using? I agree with the others that Erdas should have no problem handling HDF files. – Aaron Jan 9 '16 at 19:40
  • no worries fellas. got it working – Angus Nutman Jan 18 '16 at 15:37