This section is still IN DEVELOPMENT - settings from the Config.cfg file are being moved to a special part of the settings within the app
Settings that are not essential for running the app and overall user experience. Some of these settings were removed from the main settings because of weak usage, some were found redundant and some have a purpose only for advanced Locus users.
Turning this on enables you to open Locus main menu by swiping your device screen left edge to right.
Turn this on if you need confirmation of Locus terminantion after double tapping hardware back button.
Set your favorite location to search around:
Define number of displayed online maps in the Quick map switch selection of last used maps (max 20)
Define the number of displayed maps in the Quick map switch selection of the closest offline maps (max 20)
Define the period of time before your position is automatically centered on the map screen in case Hold map center is active.
When enabled, map rendering is processed faster but with more battery consumption.
Defined in pixels, used in case the map is controlled by hardware DPAD buttons.
Allows to use lower and higher map zooms to cover empty spaces in an actual map zoom.
Settings of auxuliary graphics used on the map screen.
Defines style of dynamic elevation digits displayed at the cusor position.
Defines parameters displayed above and below the Cursor to position line - distance, bearing, time of arrival, elevation, time to taget and ETA&time to target.
Definition of the style of Cursor to position line.
Definition of the style of the Course line
Definition of the style of the Heading line
Definition of the style of the Time circles
Definition of the style of the Distance circles
Select parameters displayed above an/or below various lines in app - route planner, two-finger measurement etc. - distance, bearing, time of arrival, elevation, time to taget and ETA&time to target.
Custom settings of track/route chart line colors.
Definition of distance between interpolated points on route for manual route drawing - affects slope/elevation coloring of the route line. Minimum 1m.
When enabled, hardware buttons can control the app even when the screen is locked.
When enabled, it is possible to zoom the map by scrolling controller (e.g. mouse when run on a PC)
When enabled, all the phone sensors data are recorded in a file in Locus/data/sensors directory.
When enabled, TTS audio is played over a Bluetooth SCO module.
Enables animations and other tweaks for more comfortable experience. We recommend to use this only on fast devices.
When switched off, only an e-mail login to Locus Store or Live Tracking is possible. Recommended when MicroG service is used.
TO BE CONTINUED…
As this method has become obsolete and is quite user unfriendly, settings included in this configuration file are going to be moved gradually to the Expert settings section above.
This parameter allows to define very precisely the shape and size of the guiding line. Best is to explain it on the default parameter.
Basic values are: -8.0|-2.0|7.0|0.0|-8.0|2.0
Imagine squared paper. Each two numbers mean X and Y coordinates. So draw them. Result will be as in the picture below. The same way you may draw whatever symbol you want.
see the difference (default and customized)