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Old 11-28-2013, 07:49 AM   #1
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How to make Dual Sport Tracklogs using Satellite for FREE

I am not sure that many of you all know how to easily make your own GPS Tracklogs using both maps and Satellites. There are some really easy ways you can do it using Google Maps and some online conversion tools. I thought I would make a video to show everyone how easy it can be.

How to make Tracklogs using Google Maps



So what are you waiting for, make your own great rides

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Old 11-28-2013, 09:46 AM   #2
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Excellent, I was just looking for a way to do this a couple weeks ago!
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Old 11-29-2013, 04:18 AM   #3
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This works pretty good. Thanks for posting.

One question though. In Google Maps when drawing out your track, how do your delete the last point you made?? If I hit escape it deletes the entire track I have created up to that point.

When I am mapping out a possible track, sometimes I choose a path and want to back up a bit and choose a different way.
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Old 11-29-2013, 08:09 AM   #4
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Great, thanks for the how-to!
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Old 03-28-2014, 09:47 AM   #5
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I am not sure that many of you all know how to easily make your own GPS Tracklogs using both maps and Satellites.
I just came across this. Google Maps has changed a lot since this post (not all for the better) and I don't think this will work anymore.

FYI
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Old 04-02-2014, 01:55 AM   #6
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I just came across this. Google Maps has changed a lot since this post (not all for the better) and I don't think this will work anymore.

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Go to http://maps.google.com.
Click the Help button (white question mark in a blue circle) at the bottom.
Click Return to classic Google Maps.

Should get ya there.
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Old 04-03-2014, 09:01 AM   #7
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Should get ya there.
It did! Thanks.

I did not realize I could return to the Classic Maps view. I hope that stays around for awhile, the New and Improved Google map product has a lot of features missing.

Thanks again.
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Old 04-03-2014, 09:07 AM   #8
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Go to http://maps.google.com.
Click the Help button (white question mark in a blue circle) at the bottom.
Click Return to classic Google Maps.
I don't like the new version, for reasons not even related to this thread! You just made my day, thanks!
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