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simon3
2012-10-06 16:08:30
Trial of part of MountainViews 2.0
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Click on Summits | Areas, Features, Routes.
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Now, you should see the new interface. It has two maps: Overview and Detail

Each map can be expanded using the gripper bar in the bottom right.

Overview is to help you find areas in general. As you move the cursor over the blue shapes on the map you should see the mountain area names for the places appear. Click on a mountain area.

The Detail Map allows you to see individual summits marked with a triangle and track starts marked with a green circle. Try clicking on these. Clicking on a summit shows data below. Clicking on a green circle shows the track. Click on the track for data below.

You can do various things with the Detail Map using blue bar on the left to control position and zoom. Or you can use the cursor such as: move around by click and drag, or control wheel for zoom.

You can select different layers at the top right. We have Open Street Map, OS and various Google base layers. You can also have layers on top such as hill shading and contours.

Click on Legent for more info about the MountainViews symbols on the map.

At the left under the maps you will see Detail Map Features. As you move around the Detail Map this changes to reflect what is visible in the window.
Additional points:This is a basic introduction. Give it a go.
In time this will be the main way that MountainViews will work. If you have comments, please use this forum to make them.
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StephenH16
StephenH16 a day ago.
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Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 2 days ago.
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