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Old 12-16-2009, 12:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hello,

i am looking for a feature in the GPS that will tell me the exact location i am at in decimal degrees.....is this possible?

can anybody guide me through this?
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Try these two apps:

Blackstar

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CarFinder
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If that's all you need then Options->Advanced Options->GPS should do it. Access the menu and choose refresh GPS. If you need features in addition to that you might need an app.
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hello,

i am looking for a feature in the GPS that will tell me the exact location i am at in decimal degrees.....is this possible?

can anybody guide me through this?
Search for Cacheberry. It's a geocaching program but the compass and location finder is great!
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