Ozi Explorer

Ozi Explorer

$130.00

OziExplorer is GPS Mapping Software which runs on your PC or laptop and will work with Magellan, Garmin, Lowrance, Eagle, Silva/Brunton and MLR GPS receivers for the upload and download of waypoints, routes and tracks, and most makes of GPS receivers for on screen tracking of GPS position (moving map). of Ozi Explorer 3D and CE.


Plan Your Trip

 

OziExplorer allows you to work, on your computer screen, with maps that you create from purchased digital maps or maps you have scanned.  By using these maps OziExplorer allows you to plan your trip by creating waypoints, routes and tracks on screen and upload these to your GPS. Add special features/symbols and comments to your map.

   

Real Time Tracking (Moving Map)

 

With OziExplorer running and your laptop connected to your GPS, your GPS position is plotted on the map providing real time tracking ability (moving map). When you leave a map OziExplorer automatically changes to the next map or even better, OziExplorer can search out the most detailed map for the area you are traversing. Use the navigation feature to help you navigate to a waypoint or along a route.

   

Save Your Trip Data

 

Waypoints, routes and tracks created or collected by your GPS during your travels can be downloaded by OziExplorer and viewed on the map. Using the tools built into OziExplorer these can be edited and saved to your hard disk for future use.  (Save your 4WD track or the waypoints locating your best fishing spots).

   

Navigation

 

In moving map mode OziExplorer will navigate you along your chosen route giving instructions when each waypoint is reached. Various parameters such as Speed, Course, Next Waypoint, Distance, CTS, XTE, ETE and ETA are displayed.

   

Interface to GIS systems

 
  • Useful for collecting data in the field for later use in GIS software.

  • Reads and writes Arcview shape files, reads Mapinfo MIF files, reads E00 files.

Potential Use

 
  • Recreation - boating, 4 wheel driving, flying, hiking/bushwalking, geocaching

  • Rural Fire Fighting

  • Search and Rescue

  • Route planning and guidance for people working in the field