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PathAway 5 GPS Software
Standard Edition
for Windows Mobile Devices

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PathAway and Fugawi Maps
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Fugawi is Compatible with PathAway 5 GPS Software for Windows Mobile Smart Phone and PDA

Fugawi Global Navigator and Fugawi Marine ENC (ver 4.5 and greater) are now compatible with the advanced PathAway 5 GPS Software for Windows Mobile (Standard Edition or Pro Edition) (order now).

PathAway is a great enhancement for those who wish to use their Fugawi maps on a Windows Mobile device (smart phone or PDA).

NEW: Now compatible with Fugawi X-Traverse topo maps such as Canada, USA, Germany and Sweden and other WebMaps.

Install a Trial Version of the optional PathAway 5 GPS Software from the PDA|PathAway menu in Fugawi Global navigator or Fugawi Marine ENC Ver. 4.5 or greater, or download the demo here. Once you have evaluated the PathAway software, you can purchase a full license here.

Works with Pocket PC 2003, Windows Mobile 5 - Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 5 - smart phone, Windows Mobile 6 - Professional, Classic, and Standard

PathAway 5 - New Features

  • WebMaps
    Download Internet maps on-the-fly
  • Multimedia Points
    Add Photos and Sound to captured points. Included support for Camera phones for Photo capture. Click on points and play their sound or display the picture. Proximity indicator shows a thumbnail of the nearest point (if there). Click on the thumbnail for a full view of the picture.
  • Track Up Navigation
    Automatic or manual Map rotation in 90 degree increments.
  • New View Screens
    GPS Sky View, Satellite Data View, and Compass View.
  • Goto Location
    Enter specific location coordinates to position map
  • PocketMode Feature
    You can now track via your GPS, and save battery life at the same time. Once you enter PocketMode, PathAway turns off the screen (or backlight depending on device), and locks the keys but continues to record GPS data to your track log. If you using a Bluetooth GPS, simply connect the GPS, enter Pocket Mode, and put the handheld in your Pocket! No need to worry about accidentally hitting keys to issue unwanted commands. Use the special key sequence (or power button) to exit Pocket mode and return to the View screen.
  • Split Track Here
    Click on a track point and "Split" the track into two at the selected point. Great for dividing up lengthy tracks that only need to be in separate segments.
  • Calibrate by 3 or More Known Points
    Now you can Calibrate maps that do not have horizontal and vertical longitude and latitude lines, and do not have a known projection. PathAway 5 features new algorithms to accurately calibrate maps by choosing 3 or more known points. Map no longer needs to have perfectly horizontal latitude and vertical longitude lines. Calibration can be done via Map Manager, or on the handheld by selecting the known points on the map.
  • Primary and Secondary Position Coordinate Display
    Choose two different Position coordinates to display on the dashboard. Now you can show both lat/long and UTM (or any other supported Grid format) at the same time. Or choose a different Datum to display in.
  • Optimization for Datums other than WGS84
    Previously, there was much overhead when displaying maps and data in different datums. Now there is no perceptible difference in performance across all Datums and Coordinate grids.
  • New Coordinate Grids
    Quebec-MTM, MGA, GGRS87, Swedish Grid, Irish grid, Israel Grid
  • New Datums
    RT90, GD94, EGSA87
  • Toolbar Hide/Show
    Expand your view of the screen by hiding the toolbar. Windows Mobile versions can hide the toolbar, or the top Taskbar to give you the entire screen for viewing.
  • Manual And Proximity based Route Point Targeting
    Manual means user must select "Advance Route Point" before PathAway will target the next point in sequence. Proximity means you must enter within a proximity of a route point before the next point will be automatically targeted.
  • Measure Distance Between 2 Points Want to know the distance between 2 points on the map? Simply select Measure... from the Popup menu, and click on the 2 points.
  • Large size Icon and Text Menu Display
    Double the size of the icons for better viewing, or enlarge the text on the menus for arms-length viewing, or easier finger selection.
  • Coordinate Grid Lines on Map
    Show the latitude and longitude lines on the map. Automatically determines best gapping between lines to keep the screen uncluttered.
  • Import GPS data from Data Logger NMEA file
    Download data logged in your Data Logger GPS, (I.e.. RoyalTek BlueGPS.) and import the NMEA file directly into PathAway.
  • Support for SDIO GPS
    Now use your SDIO slot as you GPS receiver. Direct support for SDIO GPS devices added. Ie. Stellus StarNet SDIO GPS.
  • New Data Import Formats
    GPX, LOC Supported via PathAway PC Conversion Tools, or handheld from the new "Import..." option via Database dialogs. Great for GeoCache users.
  • Elevation Alarms and Warnings
    Receive audible alerts when you rise above or fall below specified elevations in relation to the track or route you're following.
  • GPS Fix Acquired and Lost Alarms: Receive audible alerts when a GPS fix is acquired or lost.
  • Custom Alarm Sounds
    Add your own sound clips to be used for any of the available alarms. Even attach a sound to a specific point to be played as the "in-proximity" sound.
  • On-Map Display of Estimated Travel Time
    PathAway displays the ETE on the map by showing rings indicating the time to reach points on the map. By default, ETEs are set in 1,2, 5, 10, 30, and 60 minute intervals. Customizable in the Preferences>Time dialog.
  • GPS Connection Retrys
    Option to maintain trying to connect to GPS even if communications are temporarily lost.
  • Set Speed and Distance Decimal Precision
    Now modify the decimal places to show on the screens used for reporting distances. Preferences-System.
  • Depth Tracking
    Option to record "Depth" (if available) in elevation data field instead of altitude. Preferences-System.
  • Auto Detect Baud Rate
    Turn on Auto Detect, and system will cycle through baud rates until if begins to receive a valid stream. GPS Configure Dialog
  • Elevation Correction
    Automatically adjust elevation to correct for SIRF II Elevation error, or set a fixed elevation adjustment to be applied to all elevation data received from GPS.
  • Editing Text
    Added Tap and Hold menu for Undo, Cut, Copy, Paste, Select All.
  • Top Taskbar Hide/Show
    See View > Show Taskbar
  FEATURES:
Standard Edition
 
PathAway 4 GPS Software screenshot 1
GPS Navigation
Attach a compatible GPS device to your Windows Mobile device and use PathAway to navigate. PathAway works with leading GPS handheld devices. PathAway supports Bluetooth, cabled, sled-based, and SDIO GPS devices. internal GPS devices such as the Garmin M5 and HP iPAQ 6325 are also supported.

Transfer Maps and Data
Transfer maps from Fugawi Global Navigator or Fugawi Marine ENC to PathAway 5 on your PDA. Alternatively, use the standalone PathAway Tools utility.

PathAway supports a wide variety of digital maps including the Fugawi World Digital Map Collection, many third party maps or even user scanned paper maps. Maps are highly compressed and can be any size and resolution that fits within your device memory.

Waypoints, routes and tracks can also be transferred between Fugawi Global Navigator or Fugawi Marine ENC and PathAway with ease.


 
 

WebMaps (Internet connection required)
Web Maps allows you to download maps on-the-fly from a Map Server on the internet. Maps will be downloaded in the background and displayed on the screen as they complete downloading. Maps are cached, so downloading only needs to be done once.

Maps currently supported:

  • Fugawi X-Traverse: Topo map sets such as Canada, USA, Germany and Sweden.
  • Google Maps: Worldwide street, satellite, and terrain maps.
  • Terraserver-USA Maps: USGA Topographic and aeriel photo maps. Covers USA only.
  • OpenStreetMap.com: User contributed Street Map Community. Covers most of World.
  • OpenCycleMap.com: User contributed topographic and terrain maps. Covers most of World

 

 
 

Intelligent Moving Map Display
As you travel, PathAway will center the map on your position. When you exit the boundary of one map and enter another, PathAway can be setup to automatically switch to the new map. You can even have the software set to automatically zoom in to the map of highest detail when you reach it's boundaries. Great for when you're entering a destination point that requires precision detail.

 

 
 

Track Up Navigation:
Automatic or manual Map rotation for travel direction up display.

 

 
 

Map Projections and Datums
PathAway supports the most popular Map Projections and Datums, for precision location pinpointing.

 

 
 

Coordinate Grids:
Display positions in Latitude/Longitude, UTM, OSGB, Quebec-MTM, MGA, GGRS87, Swedish Grid, Irish grid, or Israel Grid.

 

 
 

Personal Points of Interest
Capture unlimited points and record detailed names and descriptions. Attach your own custom icon, picture or sound clip for easy visual scanning.

 

 
 

Record and Follow Your Tracks
Record your track as you travel. Then, follow the recorded track to find your way home.

 

 
 

Point to Point Routing
Create routes quickly by simply clicking points on a map, or by choosing from your point database.

 

 
 

Navigation Warnings and Alarms
Proximity detection alerts you to upcoming points along your route, or when you get close to one of your points. If you're following a route, PathAway will alert you if you've strayed off-track, or if your elevation has strayed beyond the level stored in the route.You can even add your own sound clips to be used for any of the available alarms.

 

 
 

GPS Sky View and Satellite View
Analyze GPS connection to determine quality of reception.

 

 
 

Compass View
Customizable Large Compass view screens showing heading, direction to next point, next turn, or any other available navigation data. View multiple compasses on the screen at the same time, or a single large compass.

 

 
 

PocketMode Power Save
You can now track via your GPS, and save battery life at the same time. Once you enter PocketMode, PathAway turns off the screen (or backlight depending on device), and locks the keys but continues to record GPS data to your track log. If you using a Bluetooth GPS, simply connect the GPS, enter Pocket Mode, and put the handheld in your Pocket! No need to worry about accidentally hitting keys to issue unwanted commands. Use the special key sequence (or power button) to exit Pocket mode and return to the View screen

 

 
 

Manual and Proximity Route Point Targeting
Manual means the user must select "Advance Route Point" before PathAway will target the next point in sequence. Proximity means you must enter within a proximity of a route point before the next point will be automatically targeted.

 

 
 

Measure Distances
Want to know the distance between two points on the map? Simply select Measure from the Popup menu, and click on the two points.

 

 
 

Large Size Icon and Text Menus
Double the size of the icons for better viewing, or enlarge the text on the menus for arms-length viewing, or easier finger selection.

 

 
 

Transfer to/from GPS Devices
Download data logged in your NMEA Data Logger GPS, and import the NMEA file directly into PathAway. Transfer Data to and from Garmin and Magellan GPS Devices

 

 
 

Import Data Formats
GPX, LOC, and other formats supported via PathAway PC Conversion Tools, or directly on your handheld. Great for GeoCache users.

 

 
 

GPS Fix and Lost Fix Alarms
Receive audible alerts when a GPS fix is acquired or lost.

 

 
 

Onscreen Trip Statistics on a Customizable Dashboard
Display the information you need while still having a great view of the map.
 

 

 

 

System Requirements

  • PC with Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, or Vista
  • Windows Mobile device with Microsoft® Pocket PC 2003, Windows Mobile 5 - Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 5 - smart phone, Windows Mobile 6 - Professional, Classic, or Standard
  • Fugawi Global Navigator or Fugawi Marine ENC (Ver. 4.5 or greater)




  PathAway 5 GPS Software
Professional Edition
for Windows Mobile Devices

 
  PathAway GPS 5 Professional Edition has all of the features of PathAway GPS 5 - Standard Edition plus new features targeted towards power users and professionals. Of significance, PathAway PRO has 2-way wireless remote location tracking. See where others are right from your handheld, share your location with others, or send to a central tracking service.

See www.pathaway.com/pw4profeatures.htm for more details.


Order Now
Standard Edition:
59.95

Pro Edition:
94.95

Purchase an Upgrade
(The upgrade is FREE for those who purchased PathAway 4 after May 1, 2008).


Download FREE 10 Day Demo
OPTION 1: PathAway 5 GPS bundled with Fugawi Global Navigator or Marine ENC.

OPTION 2: Stand alone PathAway 5 GPS Standard Edition

OPTION 3: Stand Alone PathAway 5 GPS Professional Edition


  PathAway 5 GPS Software
for Android Devices

 
  PathAway GPS 5 now available for Android!
Choose from:
  1. PathAway GPS Express Edition
  2. PathAway GPS Professional Edition
Standard Edition plus new features targeted towards power users and professionals. Of significance, PathAway PRO has 2-way wireless remote location tracking. See where others are right from your handheld, share your location with others, or send to a central tracking service.

See www.pathaway.com/pw4profeatures.htm for more details.


Order Now
Standard Edition:
59.95

Pro Edition:
94.95

Purchase an Upgrade
(The upgrade is FREE for those who purchased PathAway 4 after May 1, 2008).


Download FREE 10 Day Demo
OPTION 1: PathAway 5 GPS bundled with Fugawi Global Navigator or Marine ENC.

OPTION 2: Stand alone PathAway 5 GPS Standard Edition

OPTION 3: Stand Alone PathAway 5 GPS Professional Edition


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