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    Hi Don't have a clue - but suspect using WGS84...

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    Hi A quick read of the user manual indicates...

    Hi

    A quick read of the user manual indicates that waypoint and track data is saved as GPX (+ other options) and that the watch acts as "a removable drive or volume" when connected to a PC....so I...
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    Sticky: Hi You are better off reporting your issues to...

    Hi

    You are better off reporting your issues to them direct

    https://compegps.uservoice.com/

    or

    http://support.compegps.com/
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    Call me Blind Freddy, my mistake. though in my...

    Call me Blind Freddy, my mistake. though in my defense no mention of this capability in your original post or in their official "newsletter" - get the impression gps users are not their target...
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    Looks flash - if only it was actually a GPS :) ...

    Looks flash - if only it was actually a GPS :)

    Cheers
    Greg
  6. Hi Are you using the latest Firmware on the...

    Hi

    Are you using the latest Firmware on the unit, if not update. If its a firmware bug there is every chance its already been reported and fixed. i.e we could be trying to solve a problem that...
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    No worries I had a play with all the Meridian...

    No worries

    I had a play with all the Meridian units for several years..good units. The power issue could be a bad connection inside body. I fixed a few but cant remember exact details. Maybe do...
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    Most copies of previous firmware are here... ...

    Most copies of previous firmware are here...

    http://gawisp.com/perry/magellan/

    Cheers
    Greg
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    Hi So..could you run TwoNav/OziExplorer...

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    So..could you run TwoNav/OziExplorer (android versions) on it? It doesn't appear to be a locked system. Not interested in Garmin maps/system - too restricted. Hardware wise would it be better...
  10. Sticky: Hi is it the latest version or the older...

    Hi

    is it the latest version or the older version?

    Cheers
    Greg
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    Ok upon further searching ....I have also found...

    Ok upon further searching ....I have also found some charts that are Mercator. In this instance the maps have been calibrated using lat/long as the projection ..which again works perfectly - though...
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    Hi Just had a quick look through some of my...

    Hi

    Just had a quick look through some of my charts (south west WA) and they are Transverse Mercator. I suspect Vixen is trying to use TM because that is what is printed on the map...Anyway as I...
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    Sorry I meant the specific map/chart name. ...

    Sorry I meant the specific map/chart name.

    Lots of people here you may not "know" but that doesn't mean they haven't done it before - I for one have calibrated a few charts in my time.

    Cheers...
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    Doesn't work for me but we may be talking a different dll or something..obviously doing something wrong..

    Cheers
    Greg
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    By the way - what map are you trying to...

    By the way - what map are you trying to calibrate? Some one may have already had a crack at it.

    Cheers
    Greg
  16. Sticky: Does it work with most recent version of CompeGPS...

    Does it work with most recent version of CompeGPS Land ? I was under impression it is no longer compatible with current version but I could be wrong.

    Cheers
    Greg
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    Hi I am not 100% sure but if its not written...

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    I am not 100% sure but if its not written on the map then it is difficult to figure out ..maybe try "trial and error". Plan B is to try using UTM. Many maps state they are TM but using UTM...
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    Converting coords on mass is easiest done in...

    Converting coords on mass is easiest done in OziExplorer (or CompeGPS Land, Global Mapper etc etc)...load up waypoints (thousands at once if you want) in whatever datum/coordinate system ..then...
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    Yes - abbreviated coords are only of any real use...

    Yes - abbreviated coords are only of any real use (I assume a time saving thing ?) when everyone is issued with the same map of the same area.....otherwise full coordinates with zone/datum etc is...
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    Hi That wont work for the task at hand...

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    That wont work for the task at hand (locating 6 digit universal grid reference minus any other information and then converting to Lat/Long) as you need additional info before you can type in...
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    Main reason - Humans are involved. Get rid of...

    Main reason - Humans are involved. Get rid of them and problem will disappear :)

    Cheers
    Greg
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    ...Make sure you update to the latest version of...

    ...Make sure you update to the latest version of TwoNav (new one came out recently 2.7.1).

    Also best to submit a "ticket" to developers on website if you establish the existence of a real "bug".
    ...
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    Hi Can you open "normal" ozfx files? i.e other...

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    Can you open "normal" ozfx files? i.e other than vic grid.

    ozfx isnt a supported format...you need some "aftermarket" add on but Im not sure it works with newer versions of CGL

    Cheers...
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    ..on the same token developing new skills/moving...

    ..on the same token developing new skills/moving with the times is a good idea as well. Providing coordinates as a grid reference is fine but not that practical for many these days. Easy enough to...
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    ...old habits die hard. Bushwalkers, generally...

    ...old habits die hard. Bushwalkers, generally speaking, always carry paper maps (good idea) so maybe the old fashion way persist in some circles.

    Cheers
    Greg
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