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Language & Units


Language

App language

Language of all texts in the app - titles, descriptions…

The language list displays also availability of particular languages in percents. Help with translation button in the bottom shortcuts to Locus crowdsourced translation page. If you are interested in Locus development and have proper language skills, you are welcome! Changing language requires restarting application to take effect.

Text-to-speech

TTS is necessary for navigation, guidance, audio coach and other voice alerts across the app.

  • TTS Engine - select from a list of TTS software installed on your device.
  • TTS language - each TTS software has its own language portfolio. Select your language. Functional selection is marked “Ready to use”.
  • Test phrase - write any phrase to test your TTS setting

Coordinates

Type of coordinates

Select type of coordinates to display in the top panel:

World

  • Lat/Lon (WGS) - classic geographic coordinates, the most widespread
  • MGRS - military coordinate system
  • Maidenhead - Maidenhead Locator System
  • Open Location Code - OLC, also know as plus codes, encodes location into a form that is easier to use than showing coordinates in the form of latitude and longitude. More info here >>
  • UTM - Universal transverse Merkator

Czech republic

  • S-JTSK - Systém jednotné trigonometrické sítě katastrální - a rectangular coordinate network used in geodesy in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Ireland

  • OS Irish Grid - modified OSGB 1936 used in United Kingdom

Israel

  • Israeli CS grid
  • Israeli TM grid

Netherlands

  • Dutch Grid (RD)

New Zealand

  • NZGD2000 - New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000

Switzerland

  • CH1903/LV03

United Kingdom

  • OSGB 1936 - British National Grid

Advanced users (surveyors, professionals…) who want to use Locus Map for specific tasks can define custom coordinate systems >>

Lat/Lon format

WGS Latitude/longitude format to display:

  • xx,xxxxx°
  • xx°xx.xxx' - used in geocaching
  • xx°xx'xx.xx“ - the most accurate

Units

Distance

Select from several combinations of following systems:

  • metric - m, km
  • imperial - ft, yd, mi
  • nautical - m, nmi

Area

Select units common in your location and field of use - m2, ha, km2, ft2, yd2, acre, mi2, nmi2

Altitude

Units of height above the sea level - meters or feet

Speed

Select units common in your location - km/h, miles/h, nmi/h, knots

Angle

Select units you are used to work with - degree, angular mil, Russian mil, US artillery mil

Slope

Select percent or degree

Temperature

Celsius or Fahrenheit

Energy

Joules or calories

Weight

kilogram or pound

manual/user_guide/settings/lang_units.txt · Last modified: 2018/07/03 15:10 by mstupka