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    Smile How to create a Danube map?

    Hello,
    Please ,how to create a Danube river map,from Germany to Romania.With MapSource or what?
    Thanks !!!

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    Hello,

    Nice to see a neighbor here writing. Please, answer a little query and think we will have an answer:

    1. What kind of map do you want to create? A marine one?
    2. With which garmin unit you are going to use it?
    3. What is the perpose of this map?
    4. Do you have data of Danube or you are collecting one?

    Mapsource is a tool for using garmin maps but not for creating ones. The software which is creating some of the garmin maps, and gladly is available in the free society "internet", is called MPC or Mapsource Product Creator. Have a look:
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    Regard,
    Last edited by ddabcd277; 4th November 2012 at 11:09.

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    Check this map too
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    You have to navigate to get to the good.
    Nuvi1250/Nuvi 34xx/Nuvi 2200/Nuvi 66/Oregon 600/Galaxy S5 MM 6.0.1/TomTom GO/iGO Nextgen Avic,Basar,Isr.Gift/Navigon
    Please don't flood my pm box with questions you can post on forum!! You won't hear back from me.

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    Hello,
    1. Yes a marine garmin map (I`m working on Danube river,on little ship,70 m length,9.5 m width).
    2. A non garmine device (Evolio N550).
    3. Just for me to orientation on river.
    4. I don`t have yet data collect.
    Thanks!!!!

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    Excuse me for the late reply. Yes, Catys' suggestion is very good! There is already a made map for garmin for the EU Waterways. Unfortunately, I can't find its source files. So if you want to add, change etc. something in the mapping it won't be possible.

    But here a couple of ideas if you want to start drawing your own map:
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    @seal77 You can contact for a cooperation the author of that Waterways map on his site linked in map thread or here on Noeman:
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    Please don't flood my pm box with questions you can post on forum!! You won't hear back from me.

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    @seal77
    Apart from "European Waterways Map for Garmin Receivers" there is an interesting project at [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]
    @ddabcd277
    The sources files are the ENC charts in the format S57 and the links to these files are at [Only registered and activated users can see links. ].
    Last edited by zhrd; 15th February 2013 at 18:06.

 

 

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