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   * <wrap info>​This feature is available in Locus Map Pro only.</​wrap>​   * <wrap info>​This feature is available in Locus Map Pro only.</​wrap>​
 ===== About ===== ===== About =====
-Feature enabling to bookmark a parameter URL of any map website that can transfer ​you to Locus Map defined ​location ​by single button tap e.g. for downloading tips for trips. ​The function can be found in the <wrap box>​Menu ​> More functions</wrapat the bottom+With this feature you can **transfer ​yourself quickly from a location in Locus Map to the same location ​on map website**For example ​for downloading tips for trips. ​Just tap the selected bookmark:\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark09.gif?​nolink |}}  
 +===== Pre-set bookmarks ===== 
 +For a quick start, there are a few pre-set bookmarks. To activate one, follow the instructions:​ 
 +  * go to Locus menu > More functions > Quick WWW bookmarks 
 +  * tap {{:​manual:​user_guide:​tracks:​add.png?​nolink&​30|}} button to add a new bookmark 
 +  * select **Predefined**,​ a list of "​favorites"​ emerges 
 +  * tap a bookmarked website and close the list. The bookmarked website is ready for use:\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark10.gif?nolink |}}
  
-As there are many map websites ​or servers ​and each of them uses different structure of their parametrized URL, there is not a single universal instruction how to set up this function. For better understanding what this function is about, we will present a **demo setup** made on a well known track database **[[http://​www.Bikemap.net|Bikemap.net]]** +===== Get your own bookmark ===== 
-===== Instructions ===== +As there are many map websites and each of them uses the different structure of their parametrized URL, there is not a single universal instruction ​on how to set up this function. For better understanding what this function is about, we will present a **demo setup** made on a well-known track database **[[http://​www.Bikemap.net|Bikemap.net]]** 
-  - have a look at the structure of the website URL that leads to the map display. It consists of the main domain name **www.bikemap.net**,​ **language** parameter, **zoom** parameter, **latitude**,​ **longitude**,​ **map type** parameter and the rest:\\ \\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark01.png?​nolink |}}\\ \\  +  - have a look at the structure of the **website URL** that leads to the map display. It consists of the main domain name **www.bikemap.net**,​ **language** parameter, **zoom** parameter, **latitude**,​ **longitude**,​ **map type** parameter and the rest:\\ \\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark01.png?​nolink |}}\\ \\  
-  - go to <wrap box>​Locus Map > Menu > More functions > Quick WWW bookmark</​wrap>​ and tap {{:​manual:​user_guide:​ic_add_alt.png?​nolink&​30|}} button ​to define a **new bookmark**\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark02.png?​nolink |}}\\ +  - tap {{:​manual:​user_guide:​tracks:add.png?​nolink&​30|}} button ​and select ​**Add new...**\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark02.png?​nolink |}}\\ 
   - insert the name and compose the **URL template** according to the **website URL**, using **ADD TAG** button for the variables:​\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark04.png?​nolink |}}\\ the final setup will be like this:\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark03.png?​nolink |}}\\ \\ <wrap important>​The URL syntax must be preserved or the feature will not work!</​wrap>​   - insert the name and compose the **URL template** according to the **website URL**, using **ADD TAG** button for the variables:​\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark04.png?​nolink |}}\\ the final setup will be like this:\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark03.png?​nolink |}}\\ \\ <wrap important>​The URL syntax must be preserved or the feature will not work!</​wrap>​
   - **Confirm**   - **Confirm**
-  - adjust the map in Locus Map at your desired location\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark06.png?​nolink |}}\\  +  - your bookmark ​emerges ​in the list
-  - tap **Quick WWW Bookmark** in <wrap box>Menu > More functions</​wrap>​ and select the **Bikemap ​bookmark**\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark05.png?​nolink |}}\\  +
-  - a web browser window opens with [[http://​www.bikemap.net|Bikemap.net]] positioned at your location:\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark07.png?​nolink |}} +
- +
-===== Pre-set bookmarks ===== +
-Quick WWW bookmark feature contains a few pre-set bookmarks. They can be activated this way: +
-  * tap {{:​manual:​user_guide:​ic_add_alt.png?​nolink&​30|}} button to add a new bookmark +
-  * tap {{:​manual:​user_guide:​ic_favorites_alt.png?​nolink&​30|}} ​in the topbar of the dialog\\ {{ :​manual:​user_guide:​functions:​quickbookmark08.png?​nolink |}} +
-  * select bookmark (edit its icon or name if needed) and add it +
manual/user_guide/functions/quick_bookmark.txt · Last modified: 2019/10/23 16:37 by mstupka