When the Earth Engine opens up, it shows a default layer (Landsat 8 Annual Greenest-Pixel TOA Reflectance Composite), with a default band combination. Can I change/add the default layer(s), and the default band combination?

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asked 21 Oct '14, 13:35

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At the moment, it is not possible to load another default layer than the L8 Greenest pixel TOA.

However, if you have a trusted tester account from GEE, you can easily save your workspace as JSON and re-import it at any time. It is just a work around but it is easy to implement:

  • in GEE load the data layers you want, with the band combinations and the time period of your interest
  • go to "Manage Workspace" tab and open the Import/Export option
  • save the JSON text somewhere

Next time you have a window opening in GEE while using Collect Earth, sign in as Trusted Tester, open the "Manage Workspace/Import-Export" and paste your saved JSON inside, all your "default layers" will appear.

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answered 22 Oct '14, 11:14

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Similar to the JSON solution, you could also retrieve the workspace URL from "Manage workspace" > "Share workspace..." and it will address you to the workspace configuration at the moment of producing the URL.

Alternatively, so far only the current workspace session can be saved.

Giulio

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answered 27 Oct '14, 17:16

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