[Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680

Gianfranco Giudice g.giudice at balcab.ch
Mon Mar 10 17:13:50 GMT 2008


After reprocessing you have to download the personal file from the website
and import it.

-----Original Message-----
From: loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com
[mailto:loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com] On Behalf Of Jacob Kruger
Sent: Monday, March 10, 2008 5:43 PM
To: loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680

So, do I now run an 'import' or something?

TIA

Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
'...Fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gianfranco Giudice" <g.giudice at balcab.ch>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Monday, March 10, 2008 6:36 PM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680


> Tahts what happens to me. But if you reprocess the data the point will be
> shown. Even the UTF correction is = 0.
> Strange behaviour.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com
> [mailto:loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com] On Behalf Of Jacob Kruger
> Sent: Monday, March 10, 2008 5:15 PM
> To: loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680
>
> Ok.
>
> When I do the export, among others I find these three points:
> "home via web",-260499990,282166690,0,0,4,6567,1205003759
> "hellrazor clubhouse",-261343590,281627100,0,0,0,6567,1205057688
> "home",-260521400,282187316,1,3,0,6567,1205066551
>
> The last one (Home) is the one I added by using the # key from navigation
> mode, whereas the hellrazor clubhouse is around 10km away, and is the one 
> I
> entered after finding it via that website, and the home via web is also 
> one
> I did, however, that's the one I can't see at all.
>
> In other words, if I  now do a search for the two letter search term HO, I
> find "home" and "hellrazor clubhouse", but it doesn't return the "home via
> the web" one to me.
>
> Jacob Kruger
> Blind Biker
> Skype: BlindZA
> '...Fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <shawn at odyssey.cm.nu>
> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
> Sent: Monday, March 10, 2008 1:50 PM
> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680
>
>
>> Are those coordinates close to you? The other problem is this point could
>> be
>> outside your search radius so it's not showing up but still in the
>> database.
>> You could try doing an export of personal data and see if what you've
>> entered is in the exported file.
>>
>> On Mon, 10 Mar 2008, Jacob Kruger wrote:
>>
>>> I am in fact entereing the - and . characters in the values, and like I
>>> said, two entries did in fact get saved without a problem.
>>>
>>> Anyway, FWIW, the current one I'm trying to put in is:
>>> Latitude: -26.134359
>>> longitude: 28.16271
>>>
>>> Like I also said, I don't get any error messages etc. either.
>>>
>>> TIA
>>>
>>> Jacob Kruger
>>> Blind Biker
>>> Skype: BlindZA
>>> '...Fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <shawn at odyssey.cm.nu>
>>> To: "Loadstone mailing list" <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>>> Sent: Monday, March 10, 2008 8:30 AM
>>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] 'New' problem with my 6680
>>>
>>>
>>>> This sounds like a problem with the values you're entering. The points
>>>> are
>>>> probably getting saved but the values you entered aren't being
>>>> interpreted
>>>> propperly. If you could provide an example of what you entered then 
>>>> this
>>>> could be checked. Remember, the latitude/longitude contain decimal
>>>> points
>>>> in
>>>> those entry fields and the minus sign is needed if that's required for
>>>> your
>>>> area.
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, 10 Mar 2008, Jacob Kruger wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi there
>>>>>
>>>>> After noticing this URL in someone's message last week:
>>>>> http://www.gpsvisualizer.com/geocoding.html
>>>>>
>>>>> I started searching for local addresses, and while it initially seemed
>>>>> fine
>>>>> when entering them as points based on the latitude/longitude this site
>>>>> returned, it allowed me to load around two points before it started 
>>>>> now
>>>>> just
>>>>> ignoring me.
>>>>>
>>>>> Basically, I'll go into LoadStone, go options, functions, enter point,
>>>>> type
>>>>> in the new name, go down to latitude/longitude and enter their values,
>>>>> go
>>>>> to
>>>>> options, and save, and it says nothing to me, and the points don't get
>>>>> saved
>>>>> since if I go into Exploration mode and 'scan' for them they're never
>>>>> there,
>>>>> and if I search for them using the menu option, also not.
>>>>>
>>>>> FWIW, It's a Nokia 6680, LoadStone version 0.69, and I've tried this
>>>>> without
>>>>> being connected to the GPS unit, being connected with/without a signal
>>>>> and
>>>>> it seems to make no difference.
>>>>>
>>>>> Stay well
>>>>>
>>>>> Jacob Kruger
>>>>> Blind Biker
>>>>> Skype: BlindZA
>>>>> '...Fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'
>>>>>
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