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 <WRAP center round important> This function is not fully developed yet.</WRAP> <WRAP center round important> This function is not fully developed yet.</WRAP>
  
-**LoMaps** are based on the [[http://www.openstreetmap.org/|OpenStreetMap]] Data and are rendered directly in the Locus Map application via [[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Mapsforge|MapsForge]] toolboxThe maps cover the whole World and are available in map packets covering individual states which can be purchased and downloaded solely for offline use.+**LoPoints** are dynamic points of interest displayed on **[[manual:user_guide:maps_locusmaps|LoMaps]]**Each point contains additional information - e.gopening hours, WWW, phone number etc. LoPoints can be navigated to, guided to similarly as Locus user points.
  
-The database of OpenStreetMap points of interest is an **integral part of LoMaps**. In Locus Map, it can be displayed not only on maps (actually on any map of an area covered by downloaded LoMaps) but also as an autonomous database on which **browsing** and **search** can be performed.+The database is based on OpenStreetMap data and is an **integral part of [[manual:user_guide:maps_locusmaps|LoMaps]]**. It can be displayed on the maps but also **browsed** and **searched**.
 ===== LoPoints screen ===== ===== LoPoints screen =====
  
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   * **topbar**   * **topbar**
-      * {{:manual:user_guide:ic_hide_alt.png?nolink&30}}- when particular points are selected, the button changes and displays a number of them on the map. Tapping this removes highlighting of **selected**  points on the map. +      * {{:manual:user_guide:ic_hide_alt.png?nolink&30}} - when particular points are selected, the button changes and displays a number of them on the map. Tapping this removes highlighting of **selected**  points on the map. 
-      * {{:manual:user_guide:ic_more_ver_alt.png?nolink&30}}- controlling display of **all**  LoMaps POIs on map+      * {{:manual:user_guide:ic_more_ver_alt.png?nolink&30}} - with this, **all**  LoMaps POIs on the map can be displayed or hidden
   * **LoMaps file**  - select a file with the POI database. It is identical to the LoMaps file. It is possible to select one file only.   * **LoMaps file**  - select a file with the POI database. It is identical to the LoMaps file. It is possible to select one file only.
   * **Points around**  - displays a list of all nearest points across all folders around your current position or position of the center cursor   * **Points around**  - displays a list of all nearest points across all folders around your current position or position of the center cursor
-  * **Search**  - full-text search of POI. Typing the first few characters returns results that can be further precised+  * **Search**  - full-text search of POI. Entering the first few characters returns results that can be further refined
-  * **list of POI folders and subfolders**  - //Accomodation, Financial&Post services, Culture&Tourism, Public services, Hiking&Cycling, Nature, Emergency&Health, Places of Worship, Food&Drink, Shopping, Sport leisure, Car services, Transportation //+  * **list of POI categories**  - //Accommodation, Financial&Post services, Culture&Tourism, Public services, Hiking&Cycling, Nature, Emergency&Health, Places of Worship, Food&Drink, Shopping, Sport leisure, Car services, Transportation //
 {{  :manual:user_guide:locusmappoi.png?nolink&  }} {{  :manual:user_guide:locusmappoi.png?nolink&  }}
  
 ===== Browsing ===== ===== Browsing =====
  
-LoMaps POIs database consist of a structure of folders with points of particular categories, e.g. //Accomodation, Financial&Post services, Culture&Tourism//  etc. Each category is sub-divided into subcategories and also contains a special parameter "around" that allows to browse points around current location of user.+LoPoints database consists of several **categories**, e.g. //Accommodation, Financial&Post services, Culture&Tourism//  etc. Each category is sub-divided into subcategories and also contains a special parameter "**around**" that allows browsing points around the current location of the user.
  
-Points in a selected folder can be highlighted on map by tapping {{:manual:user_guide:ic_map_alt.png?nolink&30}}button in topbar (showing also number of points in the selected folder): {{  :manual:user_guide:points:locusmappoi1.png?nolink&  }}Selecting a particular point displays its detail info screen. All points in folders are always sorted by distance from the map screen cursor (or from the user's location if the device is GPS fixed and the map centered).+Points in a selected category can be **highlighted on map** by tapping {{:manual:user_guide:ic_map_alt.png?nolink&30}} in topbar (showing also number of points in the selected category):\\ {{  :manual:user_guide:points:locusmappoi1.png?nolink&  }}
  
-<wrap info>It is not possible to import LoPoints. Only a highlighted display is allowed. </wrap>+When you tap a particular point its **detail info screen opens**. All points in categories are always **sorted by distance** from the map screen cursor (or from the user's location if the device is GPS fixed and the map centered). 
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 +<wrap info>It is not possible to export LoPoints. Only a highlighted display is allowed. </wrap>
  
 ===== Search ===== ===== Search =====
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 ===== Deactivation ===== ===== Deactivation =====
  
-All dynamic points of interest can be deactivated - removed from the map. Only passive symbols on the map remain. Tap {{:manual:user_guide:ic_more_ver_alt.png?nolink&30}}in the topbar and uncheck //Display on map//. {{  :manual:user_guide:points:locusmappoi3.png?nolink&  }}+LoPoints can be deactivated - **hidden on the map**. Tap {{:manual:user_guide:ic_more_ver_alt.png?nolink&30}}in the topbar and **uncheck Display on map**. {{  :manual:user_guide:points:locusmappoi3.png?nolink&  }}
  
-<WRAP center round important > LoPoints database (mapname.osm.db) can be used only when a corresponding LoMap map file (mapname.osm.map) is present in /mapsVector directory. If the map file is removed (e.g. due to saving space for use of other map) the POI file cannot be initialized. </WRAP>+<WRAP center round important > LoPoints database (mapname.osm.db) can be used only when a corresponding LoMap map file (mapname.osm.map) is present in /mapsVectordirectory. If the map file is removed (e.g. due to saving space for use of other map) the POI file cannot be initialized. </WRAP>
  
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