Splitting a route

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By ScoutScarShuffler on 16/10/18 at 11:59am

Hi Paul I have plotted a route that has a lot more than 500 waypoints and obviously I need to split it into 3 parts or more to further tweak it and download to GPS. Reducing the number of waypoints is not really an option for me as it is a 300 mile+ route, so I am wondering what is the best way to split it please.


By TallPaul on 16/10/18 at 1:01pm

There may be tools out there to help you but we generally just use a text editor (so vi or emacs in our case as we're Linux users but Windows has notepad doesn't it and I'm sure Apple have something similar).

By ScoutScarShuffler on 16/10/18 at 1:08pm

Thanks Paul another Linux user here so will look at vi or emacs. cheers

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