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Sun Feb 26, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: V8 Route Guide
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Views: 608

V8 Route Guide

Dealing with routes is very easy and quite intuitive, so don't be put off by the detailed descriptions below. Quick guide Click map surface to add a route point. E to create or edit a route. Esc to leave edit mode. Right-click grab handle to delete a point Drap a virtual drag handle to insert a poin...
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Sun Feb 26, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Distance Measuring Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 502

Distance Measuring Guide

To measure distance and bearing by coordinates or sight Ensure crosshair is visible (press X key to display crosshair). Move the map so the required location is sighted. Enter Find mode by pressing the F key. Amend the coordiates if required. Press the coordinates button (bottom right). Press the M...
by admin
Fri Sep 16, 2016 9:16 am
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Updates Archive 2 (Feb 2016 - Jul 2016)
Replies: 0
Views: 662

Updates Archive 2 (Feb 2016 - Jul 2016)

Please be sure to log off / on and reload the map page (Shift-F5) when there has been an upgrade to avoid application issues. 01/07/2016 minor Added weather forecast powered by OpenWeatherMap. Press W key to load weather for map centre. Subsequently opening weather will show the same data. To reloa...
by admin
Wed Mar 02, 2016 2:03 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Updates Archive 1 (Oct 2013 - Dec 2015)
Replies: 0
Views: 931

Updates Archive 1 (Oct 2013 - Dec 2015)

10/12/2015 minor The following applies to inline editing in Route tab (name, comment) and Waypoint tab (name, comment and hyperlink) and folder names (privileged users only): - Esc key exits edit mode leaving text unchanged. - Enter key saves any changes Fixed bug on Geocache tab when keying text i...
by admin
Fri Oct 10, 2014 11:04 am
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Find/Waypoint Guide (searching for anything)
Replies: 0
Views: 1304

Find/Waypoint Guide (searching for anything)

Click the Find/Waypoint button to reveal the Search and Locate prompt: http://map-route.co.uk/images/help/search.png General search rules Case sensitivity. All searches are NOT case sensitive. Example: London and london will return the same results. Wildcards. The % character is a variable length wi...
by admin
Sat Jul 19, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Creating a forum account
Replies: 0
Views: 1199

Creating a forum account

All accounts need to be activated by an administrator. This is because like all forums we get inundated with bogus sign ups. Some people go to extreme lengths just to post spam. :o Please be sure to register using the same username as you've used in mapRoute. That was I can easily identify the valid...
by admin
Fri May 02, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Route Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 1300

Route Guide

This guide is now redundant. Please refer to the V8 Route Guide. Feb 2017. Dealing with routes is very easy and quite intuitive, so don't be put off by the detailed descriptions below. Quick guide R to create a route or append to the end. Esc to stop adding to the route. E to edit a route. Esc to s...
by admin
Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:51 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Geocaching Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 1528

Geocaching Guide

This page does not attempt to explain Geocaching concepts. If you are new to Geocaching a good place to start is here . Your mapRoute login is not associated with your Geocaching.com login in any way. For example, you could use the same mapRoute login with a different Geocaching.com login each time ...
by admin
Tue Feb 18, 2014 4:28 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Waypoint Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 1201

Waypoint Guide

Adding waypoints to mapRoute Waypoints can be added in three ways: 1. Position the map so the required point is at the centre of the crosshairs. Press the W key (or click "Find / Waypoint" button). A search form is displayed showing the coordinates at the crosshair in the bottom entry. Th...
by admin
Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: Reference material
Topic: Latest updates
Replies: 0
Views: 3866

Latest updates

Please be sure to log off / on and reload the map page (Shift-F5) when there has been an upgrade to avoid application issues. 2018-11-25 25/11/2018 minor Fixed Personal Note export, so it always appears as the first log. Configured Gazeteer data so dual language names are found without a wildcard. ...

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