[OSM-newbies] loading GPX files
alimamo at gmail.com
Sat Feb 7 13:32:23 GMT 2009
I have that "problem" too. Though it is not really much of a problem.
For some reason it seems that loading a new GPX file into an empty
JOSM just doesn't show the points right away. But all you have to do
is right-click on the gpx file in the list and assign it a new color
and the points show up.
No problems after that.
>> OK, so I downloaded Josm and the suggested plugins. I then
>> the area from the server. The problem is that my GPX trace
> Not sure why opening the file manually didn't show it, but if you
> are downloading stuff with JOSM then remember to tick the "Raw GPS
> data" on the download screen. It took me ages to realise I hadn't
> got it ticked when I tried mapping on my parents computer over
> Christmas and couldn't work out why it wasn't working like the copy
> I use here at home did.
> But otherwise opening the file manually should show it.
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