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Geosend is a software that allows you to transfer one map only to your Geosat memory card. For this reason you must not use it with 1 or 2 GB Compact Flash, otherwise you will delete the European Database without a possibility to load it again by yourself.

Each waypoint added has been stored on the last position of the list. To change the order of the waypoints, it is sufficientto select the waypoint that you want to move and use the side arrows.

 You can delete a selected waypoint with the “Delete” button or the complete RoadBook pressing the “Delete All” button.

“Full Info” button allow you to view the informations of the selected point: latitude, longitude, distance, bearing from the previous waypoint, informations useful to choose into the list  the next waypoint to reach with a route.

You can create one Road Book at  time ( not more than one in the same time ), and it can be done by at maximum by 20 waypoints.

Access to the 4x4 Functions Menu and choose Road Book.

Click on “Add New” : in this way way you will open the waypoints folder ( you can edit a RoadBook using only the waypoints you have stored into MARK or WAYPOINTS folder )

You have to insert one point at time, clicking on “Add New” , choosing the point into one of the two folders specified before.

When the list is complete, select the point to which you want to set a route, then click on “GO”.

When the GPS fix position is valid ( you can see the car icon on the map ), you will see the line that connect your position to the selected point and all the segments that unify all the points inserted before respecting the waypoints inserting order.

When you will reach the point, click on “STOP” to stop the navigation and set as destination the next point.

The system software of the EKP-IV must be v1.07.23R or higher in order to have Terrain Depiction work in Track-Up mode.

It is very important to keep your AvMap Geosat maps up-to-date. The cartographic updates are available from year to year. AvMap employs much energy in processing TeleAtlas terrestrial data into C-Map format. TeleAtlas is a leadeing company among the World wide land/road maps data suppliers. It adopts a modern and innovative methods in the survey of the millions units of terrestrial data all around Europe. Hundred of employees collect this data, moving and registering all the changes that take place in the streets network. Moreover, in order to correct the cartographic errors or gaps, AvMap co-operate with TeleAtlas thanks to users reports. Firstly the reported error is verified and then TeleAtlas includes the correction in a new cartographic release. AvMap will use this update in order to process new updated maps.

No this is possible only with the Geosat 4x4 Crossover series and the Geosat Suite Desktop application.

The tracks in the navigator you can export and import from your PC using the appropriate function in the Geosat5 Updater, which you can download from our website in the support section. The tracks are exported in plt format, compatible with OZI Explorer and can be imported only if they are in that format

You can save up to 10.000 points for a total of 10 tracks. Remember to export the tracks and save them on your PC from time to time, so that you can free up memory. You can then reload the tracks you need at any time.
You can save a total of 1000 waypoint, marks and personal contacts.


You can download the Serial-USB converter cable's  driver HERE

How to install it:

1. Download the zip file
2. Extract the content in a PC folder and run the application.
3. Connect  the Serial-USB converter cable and wait for the PC to recognize it.

Now you can connect the Geosat.  

The only difference between the two models is the Bluetooth function in the Geosat 4x4 that is absent in the Wild.

The IGM Maps are sold together with the vector maps, loaded on the memory card AvMap. At each map update (about 3 times a year), you can buy a new memory card loaded with software and vector maps and IGM maps. Consult the online shop for compatibility and cost.

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AvMap navigators are guaranteed for 2 years after  the purchase date.


How to get Customer Support
for your AvMap device:

1.   Register your Navigator

2.   Read the FAQsection

3.   If you do not find the answer to your problem, then write us filling the online Assistance form or contact the CALL CENTER +39 0585 784044

4.   The Customer Support will reply providing you instructions.

5.   If the problem cannot be solved over the phone or email, you will receive via email a repair code  ‘RMA’ with all the instructions to send us your navigator for repair.