[Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.
mikolaj-rotnicki at o2.pl
Wed Mar 21 23:07:09 GMT 2007
If your GPS receiver is based on SiRFStar III (SiRFStar 3) chipset, then
SiRFDemo software might be useful. The "Demo" in its name might be
confusing - it is the name of the software - NOT the demo version (as you
You can download it from here:
Manual in PDF is also available.
It is useful for checking, and changeing all the parameters of your SiRFStar
III based GPS receiver. A specially turning off the so called "static
navigation" (SN). It is recommended to turn the SN off for pedestrian use
of the GPS receiver.
Do you have a SiRFStar III chipset based GPS receiver?
Example SiRFStar III receivers:
G-Space GSR 238
Globalsat BT 359
The hints on the following forum may help as Quick Start for SiRFDemo and
using it to turn off static navigation.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gabriel Battaglia" <gabriele.battaglia at gmail.com>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Wednesday, March 21, 2007 10:49 PM
Subject: [Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.
> Hello all.
> I remember was passed here several days ago a topic regarding some tool,
> usuful to connect GPS receivers via Bluetooth with computer in order to
> them commands and read their output.
> I know that's kind of dangerous activity but I wish to investigate if my
> receiver does support the WAAS/EGNOS mode.
> In fact, I've never seen the differential GPS fix and I would like to do
> everything is possible to be sure that my receiver can use that protocol
> not... guys, 3 meters of accuracy sounds so good!
> Can someone could suggest me where I should point my browser to looking
> one of these tools?
> Thank you in advance.
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