[Loadstone] Marking POI - problem

Monty Lilburn monty at loadstone-gps.com
Tue Sep 12 10:45:12 BST 2006


Hello,

Can you please send as an attachment your default database file from your 
phone and specify the exact version number as found from Options/About to 
me privately off-list.

Thanks
   Monty

On Tue, 12 Sep 2006, [iso-8859-2] Przemys?aw Rogalski wrote:

> I have the latest version of Loadstone, but the problem still exists...
> What else can I do?
> ----- Wiadomo?? oryginalna -----
> Od: "Monty Lilburn" <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
> Do: "General discussion pertaining to the Loadstone GPS program" <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
> Wys?ano: 11 wrze?nia 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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