Version 3.19.0 ( 12. 10. 2016+ )

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Version 3.19.0 (12. 10. 2016)

Main changes

  • add: new "Map items" screen for more intuitive work with custom items in Locus/mapItems directory
  • add: NeoTreks (ex-Accuterra) maps of USA - the most detailed trail network (purchase over Locus Store)
  • add: USGS satellite maps
  • add: quick two-finger-tap measurement of distance (enable in settings)
  • add: (PRO) option to fill GPS altitude from SRTM files & some more improvements in altitude manager
  • add: support of second navigation command in UI, icons of via points are now as a small badge over the big direction icon
  • add: (PRO) new settings of automatic tasks after successful "Found it" logs of caches
  • chg: massive update in BRouter system and its settings. A few more routing types & extra settings added
  • chg: a completely new track recording panel with basic settings - displayed before the recording starts

Extra features & changes

  • add: (PRO) option to change style of more tracks at once
  • add: button "Share (as GPX file)" in track detail bottom menu
  • add: option to display parent cache from its waypoint context menu
  • add: positive notification of track recording
  • chg: "Settings" button on track record widget changed to icon of current profile
  • chg: improved speed of rendering of KMZ Ground Overlay maps
  • chg: removed disabled setup of time when logging caches with option "date only"
  • chg: improvements in naming of via points mainly in case of merged routes
  • chg: exported times in GPX now contains miliseconds. Changed mainly for 1:1 re-import

Minor news & changes

  • add: absolute time of sunset and sunrise in top panel
  • add: option to display "ETA & time to target" for guidance line
  • add: server part of online maps can be based on mathematical expression
  • add: option to display "area" values in track statistics
  • chg: added energy, slope and weight units to Locus API
  • chg: optimization of navigation system, mainly navigation/guidance after recalculation
  • chg: attempt to improve performance of listing tab of caches
  • chg: preselection of area for download (now it is always rectangle with 25km size)
  • chg: improved layout of "GetLocation" activity and its "recently used" points and added option to clear content
  • chg: improved layout of "recently navigated tracks" and added option to clear content
  • chg: sorting of logs in FieldNotes manager and improved order how logs are uploaded on server
  • chg: improved storing of the type of routing that should be used during recalculation
  • chg: start/end points of exported track will be correctly set to navigation points

Various fixes

  • fix: "Track preview" now correctly auto-loads vector maps when selected map does not cover the track area
  • fix: another fine-tunning of LoMaps (vector maps) auto-loading
  • fix: not working OpenTopoMaps
  • fix: problem with track recording & enabled "GPS auto-off" feature
  • fix: problems with unrealistic values for maximal speed in recorded tracks
  • fix: (PRO) incorrect speed values reported by BLE speed & cad sensor
  • fix: highlighting of points on a map with "on-hover"
  • fix: rare problems with in-app billing in Amazon version
  • fix: problem with time, distance and name of next navigation command in guidance mode
  • fix: rare problems with downloading & deleting of items in Locus Store on Android 5.0+
  • fix: problem with incorrectly placed left edge buttons after screen rotation
  • fix: problem with editing of tracks (second editing in row)
  • fix: problem with Region feature in KML files (not applied when used in folder)
  • fix: problem with navigation line on map in case current location is too far out of track
  • fix: crash when re-computing GraphHopper navigated route
  • fix: (PRO) imperial units for weather forecast (rain)
  • fix: style of white navigation arrow on a map
  • fix: issue with long click on map & active guidance to longclicked address point
  • fix: problem with design of "Choose navigation dialog" in case of problem with routing service (GraphHopper)
  • fix: problem with 'deflate' compression of online maps
  • fix: incorrect name of "Via points" created by "Navigate to" function
  • fix: route computed during "Add new route" is now not hidden when global "hide tracks" is enabled
  • fix: problem with rotation of track recording side panel
  • fix: not working "Quick add" settings in definition of track for map downloading
  • fix: (PRO) problem with recalculation of route and merging results with the rest of original route
  • fix: small problems in layout of "Quick settings" dialog
  • fix: import of GPX files with special namespaces
  • fix: attribution of OSM StreetView maps
  • fix: navigation (mainly BRouter) notifications in case of any problem
  • fix: various small fixes

Comments (4)

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Hi

I am wanting to transfer Locus Maps pro to my new Android mobile from my old Android mobile. How do I do that as well as moving apps across to my new mobile. thank you Alex

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Good day Alex,

please follow these instructions. In case of any problems or question, feel free to create separate topic, we will gladly help.

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Thanks. Backing up and importing the data isn't a problem. Just wondering do I have to pay for the pro version again on my new mobile. The adverts on the free version are killing me!

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Then you need another topic below :). No worry, no need to pay again.

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