[Loadstone] Question about transfering my database over to another phone

Elliott Barnes elliottabarnes at googlemail.com
Sun Mar 29 20:03:01 BST 2009


Hey again,
I've just changed the file extention of the file to .txt and opened it
in Notepad. It seams to contain some of the points that I downloaded
from the Loadstone website. Does anyone have any ideas?
Sorry for all the questions.
Thanks alot,
Elliott.

On 29/03/2009, Elliott Barnes <elliottabarnes at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks for the responses.
> In the importexport directory, do you guys know what the "data" file is?
> Its about 122 kb.
> Thanks.
>
> On 29/03/2009, mr C <mrc1818 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Elliott,
>>
>> I've transferred and used my default database on several phones and have
>> even given it to friends to use on their phones.  Just remember to run
>> loadstone on the new phone first while connected to a GPS receiver so
>> that
>> it will create the necessary directory and a default database.  Once
>> that's
>> done simply copy your current default database over to the new phone in
>> the
>> loadstone database folder and when asked if you want to overwrite the
>> existing default file say  yes and you should be good to go.  Good luck.
>>
>> Julian
>>
>> On Sun, Mar 29, 2009 at 10:33 AM, Elliott Barnes <
>> elliottabarnes at googlemail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hey all,
>>> I usually use Loadstone on a Nokia N95 8 GB, but also have a Nokia N73
>>> that I want to transfer my database of points onto. Since this phone
>>> takes a long time to import points, I thought I would directly
>>> transfer the "default" file that I found in the databases directory.
>>> However, I was wondering: does this file only contain the points that
>>> I added initially (which were a set of points that I downloaded from
>>> the Loadstone website), or does this file also include the points that
>>> I have added my self?
>>> While looking through the Loadstone "importexport" directory, I also
>>> found a file called "data". Does anyone know what this file contains,
>>> and do I also need to transfer it?
>>> Thanks alot,
>>> Elliott.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Elliott Barnes
>>> Skype:
>>> bigboy11111
>>> MSN/Windows Live:
>>> elliottabarnes at hotmail.co.uk
>>> Website:
>>> http://www.blindnet.co.nr
>>> Twitter:
>>> http://www.twitter.com/elliott94
>>> _______________________________________________
>>> Loadstone mailing list
>>> Loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
>>> http://www.loadstone-gps.com/mailman/listinfo/loadstone
>>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Elliott Barnes
> Skype:
> bigboy11111
> MSN/Windows Live:
> elliottabarnes at hotmail.co.uk
> Website:
> http://www.blindnet.co.nr
> Twitter:
> http://www.twitter.com/elliott94
>


-- 
Elliott Barnes
Skype:
bigboy11111
MSN/Windows Live:
elliottabarnes at hotmail.co.uk
Website:
http://www.blindnet.co.nr
Twitter:
http://www.twitter.com/elliott94


More information about the Loadstone mailing list