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-===== Navigation Data Source =====+===== Router =====
  
-Locus Map does not contain its own service for calculating routes. Therefore, **[[manual:user_guide:tracks:planning|Route planner]]** and **[[manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:point-to-point|Navigate to]]** features cooperate with third party routing engines - **navigation data sources**. Each source has specific properties, some is functional online-only, some works offline (after downloading offline navigation data):+Locus Map does not contain its own service for calculating routes. Therefore, **[[manual:user_guide:tracks:planning|Route planner]]** and **[[manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:point-to-point|Navigate to]]** features cooperate with **third party routers**. Each router has specific properties, some is functional online-only, some works offline (after downloading offline navigation data):
 {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:naviset01.png?nolink |}} {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:naviset01.png?nolink |}}
 ==== ONLINE ==== ==== ONLINE ====
-  * **[[https://www.graphhopper.com/|GraphHopper]]** - very fast and data-efficient routing service. Suitable for all ordinary outdoor activites - three kinds of bike profiles: **cycle**, **MTB** and **racing** and two types of walk profiles: **walk** and **hike**. GraphHopper offers also a **car** navigation profile. +  * **[[https://www.graphhopper.com/|GraphHopper]]** - very fast and data-efficient routing service. Suitable for all ordinary outdoor activities - three kinds of bike profiles: **cycle**, **MTB** and **racing** and two types of walk profiles: **walk** and **hike**. GraphHopper offers also a **car** navigation profile with sub-settings - avoiding highways, tolls, and ferries
-  * **[[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/YOURS|YOURS]]**- open source routing engine offers point-to-point route calculation suitable for guidance without voice commands. Very good results in calculating bike routes.+  * **[[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/YOURS|YOURS]]**- open source routing engine offers point-to-point route calculation suitable for guidance without voice commands. It has very good results in calculating **bike routes** (fast/short) but can be used also in a car (fast/short routes too).
 <WRAP round info>Interesting comparison of OpenStreetMap online routing engines can be found [[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Routing/online_routers|here >>]] </WRAP> <WRAP round info>Interesting comparison of OpenStreetMap online routing engines can be found [[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Routing/online_routers|here >>]] </WRAP>
 ==== OFFLINE ==== ==== OFFLINE ====
  
-  * **[[https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=btools.routingapp|BRouter]]** - this service requires installation of an independent application **BRouter** and downloading offline navigation data: +  * **[[https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=btools.routingapp|BRouter]]** - external offline router - requires the installation of an independent application **BRouter** and downloading offline navigation data: 
-    * launch BRouter from your device\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline01.png?nolink |}}+    * launch BRouter\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline01.png?nolink |}}
     * select Download manager\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline02.png?nolink |}}     * select Download manager\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline02.png?nolink |}}
     * zoom in and select the area you need for offline routing\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline03.png?nolink |}}     * zoom in and select the area you need for offline routing\\ \\ {{ :manual:faq:navigation_offline03.png?nolink |}}
     * Confirm downloading of the selected data file.     * Confirm downloading of the selected data file.
  
-Offline routing engine BRouter offers much more sophisticated profile settings than any other services. Not only you can add more conditions relevant to various means of transport,+BRouter offers many more routing profiles with additional configuration:
  
 {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace18.png?nolink |}} {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace18.png?nolink |}}
  
-you can also change the profile selection:+You can also change the profile selection:
  
 +{{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace19.gif |}}
 +=== Advanced settings ===
 {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace19.png?nolink |}} {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace19.png?nolink |}}
- +With these, you can link external profiles to the in-app selection: 
-{{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace20.png?nolink |}}+  * tap an in-app profile and select the corresponding external profile from the roll-out selection:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:navigation:navigace20.gif?nolink |}} 
 +  * rename the in-app profile, if necessary
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-**External profiles** - besides the BRouter profiles embedded directly in Locus, it is also possible to use profiles provided by BRouter developer or by other users - however, creating custom profiles is not trivial and is recommended for advanced users. **[[https://github.com/poutnikl/Brouter-profiles/wiki|Poutnik's GitHub page]]** provides further information as well as many ready-to-use profiles which shall be downloaded and placed in the directory **/Locus/data/brouter** (create if non-existent).+**External profiles** - besides the BRouter profiles embedded directly in Locus, it is also possible to use profiles provided by BRouter developer or by other users. **[[https://github.com/poutnikl/Brouter-profiles/wiki|Poutnik's GitHub page]]** provides further information as well as many ready-to-use profiles which should be downloaded and placed in the directory **/Locus/Router/Profiles2**.
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