PathAway is the all-purpose software for GPS.
PathAway provides affordable navigational support for aviation, boating, automobile (on and off-road), hiking, cycling, touring, rally racing, motorcycle touring, ballooning, scuba diving, fishing, hunting, paragliding, mountain climbing, ultra-light flying, canoeing, snowmobiling, athletic training, outdoor education, geocaching, mapping/GIS, mining, military training, surveying, site inspection, telematics, field data collection, security, search and rescue or any application where location is important.
If you get out and go places, PathAway is the companion to take with you.
Use the embedded GPS in your smartphone or connect to a compatible GPS (Global Positioning System) device and use PathAway to navigate. PathAway works with all of the leading GPS handheld devices. PathAway supports all Symbian-based Series 60 3rd and 5th Edition devices with internal GPS receivers, as well as external Bluetooth, cabled, sled-based, and SDIO GPS devices.
Maps from Anywhere
Import your own maps using the free Map Manager, or third-party Desktop Mapping Software such as Touratech-QV, or Fugawi. Get maps from mapping web sites, CD-ROM, scanned, or digitally photographed. Maps are highly compressed and can be any size and resolution that fits within your device memory.
Intelligent Moving Map Display
As you travel, PathAway will center the map on your position. When you exit the boundary of one map and enter another, PathAway can be setup to automatically switch to the new map. You can even have the software set to automatically zoom in to the map of highest detail when you reach it's boundaries. Great for when you're entering a destination point that requires precision detail.
Track Up Navigation:
Automatic or manual Map rotation for travel direction up display.
Map Projections and Datums
PathAway supports the most popular Map Projections and Datums, for precision location pinpointing.
Display positions in coordinates such as Latitude/Longitude, UTM, OSGB, Quebec-MTM, MGA, MGRS, GGRS87, Swedish Grid, Irish grid, or Israel Grid and more.
Personal Points of Interest/Waypoints
Capture an unlimited number of georeferenced points, and record detailed names and descriptions. Attach your own custom icon, for easy visual scanning.
Record and Follow your Tracks
Record your track as you travel. Then, follow the recorded track to find your way home. PathAway can store an unlimited number of track logs which can be selected at any time for navigation or analysis.
Point to Point Routing
Create routes quickly by simply clicking points on a map, or by choosing from your point database.
Navigation Warnings and Alarms
Proximity detection alerts you to upcoming points along your route, or when you get close to one of your points. If you're following a route, PathAway will alert you if you've strayed off-track, or if your elevation has strayed beyond the level stored in the route.
GPS Sky View and Satellite Data View
Analyze GPS Connection to determine quality of reception.
Customizable Large Compass view screens showing Heading, Direction to Next Point, or any other available navigation data. View multiple Compasses on the screen at the same time, or a single large compass.
Large size Icon and Text Menu display
Double the size of the icons for better viewing, or enlarge the text on the menus for arms-length viewing, or easier finger selection.
Import/Export Data Formats
Google Earth KML, GPX, LOC, and other formats supported via PathAway PC Conversion Tools, or directly on your handheld. Great for GeoCache users.
GPS fix acquired and lost alarms
Receive audible alerts when a GPS fix is acquired or lost.
Onscreen Trip Statistics on a Customizable Dashboard
Display the information you need while still having a great view of the map. Custom 12 edges of the screen to pop-out to show the info. Stats such as ground speed, average and max speed, and vertical climb/descent speed. elevation, geographic coordinates, directional heading/ ground distance/vertical distance/vertical angle to next point, or destination. Odometer, elapsed time, Estimated time en route.
Get your maps from mapping web sites, CD-ROM, scanned, or digitally photographed. Use the free PathAway Tools for Windows to prepare and manage maps. Maps can be any size and resolution. Maps will be converted to an optimized PathAway format for efficient handling on your handheld.
Get Maps from 3rd party applications.
You're not limited by using the PathAway tools. You can also use powerful desktop mapping software that supports PathAway format.