View Full Version : How to import multiple (.gpx) files into MapSource?

12th July 2009, 03:42 PM

I'm trying to load/import a couple of single waypoints (stored as standard .gpx files) into MapSource 6.15.6, but I can't see any way to do this, apart from the File>Open menu item, which then wipes out all of the other data currently on view.

I've tried using the "File/URL" option in the waypoint properties window, but that doesn't seem to want to load .gpx files...

Any help or comments appreciated, as ever!



12th July 2009, 04:51 PM

There are several options.
My preferred methods.
1 - Select all waypoints (draw a box around them), cut to clipboard, open next GPX file and past waypoints from the clipboard.
2 - Open another instance of Garmin MapSource and cut/paste to the other window and save as a new GPX file.
3 - Use another free uliilty. G7ToWin is my favourite. Open multiple GPX files and resave.

Wahroonga Farm
5th April 2010, 04:26 PM
You can also select/ delete /copy the desired tracks / way points in the pull out window using the 'edit' function.