How to get logs from your R3 Pro LiDAR unit

Your R3 Pro hardware log files can be helpful to diagnose any hardware issues your R3 Pro LiDAR unit may be experiencing.

Step-by-Step Instructions

To obtain the logs from your R3 Pro, follow these steps:

  1. Prepare Your USB Drive:

    • Plug in the USB drive from your R3 Pro into a computer.  
    • Create a new folder named "logs" (case sensitive).
  2. Collect the Logs:

    • When you turn on your R3 Pro, it will write the unit's log files to the logs folder.
    • Look for a .enc file in the logs.  This file is encrypted.
  3. Send the Logs for Support:

    • Email the .enc file to the Rock Support team at
    • The support team will examine the file and help diagnose any issues.

Additional Resources

For more detailed guides and troubleshooting, check out the following resources:

Tips and Best Practices

  • Use the Right USB Drive: Ensure your USB drive meets the specifications required for the R3 Pro.
  • Keep Your Firmware Updated: Regularly check for firmware updates to maintain optimal performance. See updating Rock LiDAR firmware.

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