[Loadstone] Marking POI - problem

Przemysław Rogalski Rogalski at o2.pl
Tue Sep 12 07:28:23 BST 2006

I have the latest version of Loadstone, but the problem still exists...
What else can I do?
----- Wiadomość oryginalna ----- 
Od: "Monty Lilburn" <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
Do: "General discussion pertaining to the Loadstone GPS program" <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Wysłano: 11 września 2006 23:13
Temat: Re: [Loadstone] Marking POI - problem

> Hello,
> Can you please compare the version number of Loadstone you have installed
> on to your phone with the latest version documented on the main Loadstone 
> web site page.  Earlier versions of Loadstone had a problem marking 
> certain points and you may be experiencing this problem.
> It is important to always have the latest version installed when seeking 
> support via this list.  This is because problems and bugs get sorted out 
> quite quickly at times and it can be difficult to keep up with various 
> versions and their associated issues.
> There seams to be quite a bit of confusion relating to "Marked Point 
> Lists", Route Modes and routes in general.  We are rappidly working to 
> improve the sources of confusion by improving  the language the program 
> and associated documentation uses.
> At this time there are two ways to delete a point you have saved in a 
> "Poit List".  (some people refer to a "Point List" as a "Route")
> 1.  Virtually move to the desired point in Exploration mode via keys 1-9 
> and choose Options/Functions/DeletePoint.  Please note, this will remove 
> the point from  your database.  The second way would be to manually edit 
> your points list file in an editor on your computer.
> As for moving a point inside a Point List, this isn't necessary as a 
> Points List isn't an ordered list of points but rather a mini collection 
> of points from your database.  This means that you do not have to start a 
> route at the first point and follow it sequentially to the last point. 
> You can start or stop the route at any point along the way from any angle. 
> This is why the order of points does not matter in terms of how Loadstone 
> looks at it.
> You can add more points to an already existing Point list file.  Just mark 
> desired points in exploration mode and go to Options/File/SavePointList. 
> It will add to the file you save to.
> Best regards,
>   Monty
>  On Mon, 11 Sep 2006, [iso-8859-2] Przemys?aw Rogalski wrote:
>> Hi folks!
>> Shall anyone help me with creating a route in Loadstone?
>> I've read the documentation, but the instruction doesn't work for unknown reason.
>> First I was trying to add some existing points to the route, by using "Find point" function and by virtual cursor (keys 1-9) as well, but whenever I press the star key, the Loadstone says "unmarked"; surprisingly there appears an option "delete point", but "clear marked points", "route mode" or "save point list" option is not available. What should I do then to mark a point and create a route?
>> By the way: is it possible in Loadstone to modify an existing route from the level of the program?  I mean deleting a particular point, moving a point to a different place of a route or adding a point (the new or existing one) somewhere inside?
>> Thanks for any suggestion and information.
>> Regards!
>> Przemyslaw
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