5. Record, Replay, Share Your Journey

MapFactor Navigator, our GPS Navigation App, allows you to record your trips as files which can be replayed or shared later.

Description

MapFactor Navigator, our GPS Navigation App, allows you to record your trips as files which can be replayed or shared later.

Record your journey with MapFactor Navigator

To record your journey go to My Places in the main manu of Mapfactor Navigator and select GPS recording. (In older version of Navigator under Tools/GPS recording)

MapFactor Navigator – GPS recording

There are two formats you can use for recording your journey in MapFactor Navigator.

  • GPX - an XML file that is good for sharing tracks with other people.
  • NMEA - a raw GPS output file

To start the recording of your journey press the record button Record as GPX or Record as NMEA at the bottom of the screen.

Previously saved trips will appear in the list above.

Manage the trip recording

To manage a trip recording tap it.

You can take following actions with the trip recording:

  • Show the journey on the map
  • Replay the journey
  • Share the recorded journey with other people
  • Rename the file
  • Delete the file or all files

MapFactor Navigator – Record your journey – Action MapFactor Navigator – Record your journey – Show on map

Sharing the recorded journey - GPX file:

In Action menu tap Share and choose how you want to sent the file.

Example of sending the GPX file by E-mail and importing it:

MapFactor Navigator – Share recorded journey – step 1 MapFactor Navigator – Share recorded journey – step 2 Open the shared file – Choose MapFactor Navigator MapFactor Navigator – GPX file import

Record your trips automatically

You can even record your trips automatically. Enable this in My Places / GPS recording by tapping GPS positions recording.

MapFactor Navigator – GPS positions recording

For all tips see Support - Did you know?.

More on this topic: Import of GPX files to Navigator

Last update: 20/2/2019