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    Quote Originally Posted by p!xeldealer View Post
    Of course you are right, but this is very unlikely, because the Garmin raster maps are used from few people only on few compatible devices ...

    ...For your purposes the best way would be, to make a virtual removable drive on your Mac
    Ok, lets forget talking about programming for a dead species. But you have to realize that lots of people still work with the PPC, because they can't afford a new expensive Intel Mac (I don't want to sell my violin). The trick with a virtual image does not work for us with Basecamp 2.1.2 (release 2010). We really need the maps in our computer.
    That's why I started - after joining in oct '11 - posting in this forum every map that I succesfully converted from a Mapsource package into Gmap-file. Sometimes also a hell of a job. May be small contributions, but very usefull for this group of users.
    So by doing this, I often thought: "Why is it possible to send (convert) a Gmap file to a GPS with Garmin Mapinstall, where it appears as an *.img file; and not possible to convert an *.img back to a Gmap?". But I realize the Mac-PPC is also a die-ng species; so this dream will never happen.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dir View Post
    Ok, lets forget talking about programming for a dead species. But you have to realize that lots of people still work with the PPC.
    I think you mean PC and probably it's not a money problem :Windows PC lovers ,till now, dont buy MACs, lol, we have virtualization
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    Quote Originally Posted by catymag View Post
    I think you mean PC and probably it's not a money problem :Windows PC lovers ,till now, dont buy MACs, lol, we have virtualization
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ballebar View Post
    I think that PPC means the PowerPC Mac with Motorola CPU.
    [CODE]http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerPC

    PowerPC (short for Performance Optimization With Enhanced RISC Performance Computing, sometimes abbreviated as PPC
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    I'm used to phones lol not to MACs :Animated43:
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    @Ballebar
    Yes, you are right. That's my machine: Power Macintosh G5 2.0 DP (PCI) Specs (Early 2005, M9747LL/A, PowerMac7,3, A1047, 2061) @ EveryMac.com
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    In 2005 Apple sold millions of them and they are still used all over the world. Because they are excellent in studio's for really heavy duty tasks (editing, rendering, et cetera).
    I don't think about putting it near the garbage. Besides that a new Power Mac Pro is about 3000,-. Lol.
    So I steady go on converting Mapsource Maps into Gmap Maps for other Mac-users in this forum.
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    A question about the raster maps in the Garmin IMG format:
    Is it possible to convert them to picture format, like tiff or jpg? And use it in other programs like Oziexplorer?
    Possible it is because Basecap do it to show on screen , but is there a tool to do it automatic?

    And the links in post #32 are no good, because: 1) torrent is not seeded, stops at ~70%. 2) maps in the collection are not 1:25K.
    Also I don't have any "tool" to download the maps in "http://map.geo.admin.ch/", as I did for other countries.

    Sorry about this but I'm "mad" about (topo) maps...

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    Zippyshare links in attachment , same files than in post n1 by p!xeldealer
    Garmin Topo Swiss v3 Vector & Raster map
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    Topo Swiss v3 Vectormap (same as Topo Swiss v2)
    - gmapsupp.img
    - PID 1, FID 1395
    - date 11-05-2011
    - size 367 MB (385,179,648 bytes)
    - tiles 248
    - header Ms 0

    Topo Swiss v3 Rastermap
    - gmapprom.img
    - PID 1, FID 1395
    - date 11-05-2011
    - size 3.21 GB (3,449,946,112 bytes)
    - tiles 516
    - header Ms 0

    RAR-PW: p!xeldealer

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    missing Zippyshare parts (15,16,24 and 36) new links

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    Thanks "Catymag".

    The link "http://www12.zippyshare.com/v/87035000/file.html" (line 6 in the .txt file) appear as "Not file found" in ZippyShare.

    Could you or somebody to upload again ?

    Thanks in advance
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    new attachment in post 47, non working links replaced
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    Talking Thanks for your time !

    Many thanks Catymag !.

    I'll try it

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