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  Thread: RSS feed and forum moved to a new location
Post: RSS feed and forum moved to a new location

For announcements of updates and releases of Top Sailor, please use the following RSS feed: http://sailor.mooncoder.com/taxonomy/term/2/feed For discussions and suggestions regarding Top Sailor use t...
Mooncoder Announcements 0 5,986 11-14-2012, 01:03 AM
  Thread: Windows Mobile: PrettyMap and PrettyEarth 6.0 available
Post: Windows Mobile: PrettyMap and PrettyEarth 6.0 avai...

PrettyMap and PrettyEarth 6.0 for Windows Mobile have been released. This version contains a number of new features and improvements. Downloads are available at http://prettymap.mooncoder.com/downloa...
Mooncoder Announcements 0 6,480 12-11-2011, 01:16 AM
  Thread: Installing map
Post: RE: Installing map

Map file names should have the ".pmap" extension... The "mht" suggests that you did not save the file properly when downloading from our site. Right-click on the map link and choose "save as...". Onc...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 2 15,759 06-04-2010, 06:31 AM
  Thread: Blackberry?
Post: RE: Blackberry?

Dear Matt, Thanks for your interest in Top Sailor. We will be busy preparing the 3D OpenGLES version for android and iphone devices for the next months. Once they are released, we will see which ver...
Mooncoder Top Sailor 4 17,747 05-20-2010, 12:23 AM
  Thread: Export data to a custom format file
Post: RE: Export data to a custom format file

You could export user point maps (coordinates and values) to a text file (xml-based or csv-like). I believe this would be supported by other programs.
Mooncoder PrettyMap 2 15,927 12-14-2009, 09:00 AM
  Thread: Trip Line
Post: RE: Trip Line

The red distance line cannot be saved in a session, because "line measurement" is just a tool mode (just like zoom and pan modes). You can however create a user point map with the two (or more) points...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 1 14,697 07-29-2009, 05:08 AM
  Thread: PrettyMap: view vector maps on your mobile device
Post: PrettyMap: view vector maps on your mobile device

A free conversion utility has been released that converts shapefile maps (points, lines, areas) to the pmap file. You can prepare vector maps on a desktop computer using a number of freely available a...
Mooncoder Announcements 0 9,475 03-17-2009, 12:00 AM
  Thread: New maps available: roads, North America
Post: New maps available: roads, North America

There are three free maps available with major roads in North America - see http://prettymap.mooncoder.com/maps_earth.html
Mooncoder Announcements 0 10,210 11-12-2008, 11:26 AM
  Thread: editable vs. not editable vector maps
Post: RE: editable vs. not editable vector maps

loublain Wrote:Ok It still would be nice to have a high level entry to map/edit! Editing is one click away (the "layers" toolbar icon), and in 5.3 you will be able to open the layers window without h...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 5 29,249 08-02-2008, 08:52 AM
  Thread: editable vs. not editable vector maps
Post: RE: editable vs. not editable vector maps

Indeed, I modified GUI but forgot to update the FAQ :) Thanks for appreciating the value of PrettyMap!
Mooncoder PrettyMap 5 29,249 07-24-2008, 08:13 AM
  Thread: editable vs. not editable vector maps
Post: RE: editable vs. not editable vector maps

Sorry about the bug in 5.2 when creating a new user-editable point map. Use the most recent version that is now available.
Mooncoder PrettyMap 5 29,249 07-24-2008, 04:54 AM
  Thread: Installing PrettyMap on a Palm Z22
Post: RE: Installing PrettyMap on a Palm Z22

If there is no way of using a card, you need a "Ram Disk" application that emulates a card in your RAM memory. You will be able to copy a few small maps (perhaps up to 10M total, depending on how much...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 1 16,334 07-24-2008, 03:24 AM
  Thread: PrettyMap 5.2 and PrettyEarth 5.2 released
Post: PrettyMap 5.2 and PrettyEarth 5.2 released

PrettyMap 5.2 and PrettyEarth 5.2 have been released. Version 5.2 includes a large number of improvements, with the following major changes: Managing user maps has been rewritten and it is much faste...
Mooncoder Announcements 0 21,183 07-17-2008, 12:34 AM
  Thread: Uploading POI
Post: RE: Uploading POI

Hello Cora, Yes, you can 1) make a map with the fields you like (not just Name, Info, Value, Importance, but any number and type of fields), 2) convert between PMAP and and a number of formats (com...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 2 18,280 07-13-2008, 06:01 AM
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Post: PrettyMap 5.0 and PrettyEarth 5.0 released

PrettyMap 5.0 and PrettyEarth 5.0 has been released with the following major changes: built-in synchronization of user maps improved support for some GPS units that previously caused "GPS signal lost"...
Mooncoder Announcements 0 0 03-04-2008, 01:23 AM
  Thread: Problem with raster converter
Post: RE: Problem with raster converter

Oh yes, perhaps "warning" and "should match" are not the best terms. On the other hand, the warning is issued only when a significant difference occurs, which is often caused by people entering incorr...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 8 58,008 11-29-2007, 11:23 AM
  Thread: Problem with raster converter
Post: RE: Problem with raster converter

AntonM Wrote:It's been pointed out to me that the curvature of the earth is what's causing this, as at these latitudes, lines of longitude are getting a lot closer together. That sounds sensible, but...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 8 58,008 11-29-2007, 09:08 AM
  Thread: Problem with raster converter
Post: RE: Problem witrh raster converter

The map may look squeezed/stretched depending on the projection, but the coordinates of map corners should match and should be accurate. Best, Maciej
Mooncoder PrettyMap 8 58,008 11-29-2007, 02:35 AM
  Thread: Problem with raster converter
Post: RE: Problem witrh raster converter

Hello Anton, Considering coordinates from your screenshot: -2.087+2.163 = 0.076000 53.1103-53.0818 = 0.028500 so the aspect ratio 0.076000/0.028500 = 2.666667 Please verify... Maciej
Mooncoder PrettyMap 8 58,008 11-28-2007, 10:39 AM
  Thread: Cannot copy "gfx" file to PrettyMap "gfx" directory.
Post: RE: Cannot copy "gfx" file to PrettyMap "gfx" dire...

UssTRex Wrote:Option 1 did the job! Thanks for the help. I had tried Option 2 with the with the only file manager I could find on my palm (iSilo Program). However, it would not allow me to change dire...
Mooncoder PrettyMap 3 22,763 11-17-2007, 07:54 AM