[Loadstone] I need info about poi conversion

Paulo Augusto pauloaugustoamigos at yahoo.com.br
Fri Aug 21 12:00:14 BST 2009

Thanks Rob, 'll try again later.
Regards, Paulo
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Rob Melchers" <rob at loadstone-gps.com>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 20, 2009 3:26 AM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] I need info about poi conversion

> Paulo,
> Every Loadstone user is supposed to have a unique number, the UserID. This 
> number is calculated from the e-mail address supplied in 
> settings/general/username on the phone. From the Getting Started Manual:
> 'Finally, Loadstone records contain your user ID under which you are known 
> in the PointsShareExchange (more about this later) and a unique record ID. 
> These ID-numbers are generated by the program itself and you need not be 
> concerned with these numbers. What you do need to know is that your UserID 
> is derived from the e-mail address that you supplied in 
> Options/Settings/General on the phone. This should be the same e-mail 
> address you use to registre an account on the PointShareExchange.'
> Of course our web based services do not know your UserID, so that is why 
> the PointShareExchange and some tools ask for your e-mail address. The 
> webserver then calculates your UserID from this address. It is therefore 
> important to provide the same e-mail address to web services as you did on 
> the phone.
> It is possible that our webserver had a temporary problem with the 
> calculation of your UserID and generated an error message. Please try it 
> again, I had no problems when I tried it yesterday.
> Rob
> At 8/19/2009, you wrote:
>>Hi Rob, I've filled in the user name in the phone settings. But if I'm 
>>just trying to convert data via desktop pc and internet, how can loadstone 
>>be informed that I've changed the settings in the phone? I mean, loadstone 
>>web site asks for ane-mail that is in the phone but I found no 
>>instructions to connect the desktop and the n81. What shall I do? Please 
>>let me know if I've explained well my questions.
>>Regards, Paulo
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Rob Melchers" <rob at loadstone-gps.com>
>>To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>>Sent: Wednesday, August 19, 2009 4:27 AM
>>Subject: Re: [Loadstone] I need info about poi conversion
>>>I have used pauloaugustoamigos at yahoo.com.br as an e-mail address in the 
>>>OSM converter and it worked OK. If you enter this e-mail address in the 
>>>program under settings/general/username you should be fine.
>>>At 8/19/2009, you wrote:
>>>>Hi Shawn and all,
>>>>I'm trying to convert mycity.osm file at the tools page but I get an 
>>>>answer that my e-mail adress is wrong. I'm asked to
>>>>please provide the e-mail address as entered it in 
>>>>Options/Settings/General on your phone.
>>>>I have no e-mail adress there, only a number, but not in any e-mail 
>>>>field,but in the user name field.
>>>>First I've tryed to enter the e-mail adress I'm using to subscribe this 
>>>>list. Then I entered the nunber in the phone. None has worked out.
>>>>What should I do?
>>>>Thanks in advance, Paulo
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