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7.2. Premium Online maps

Unlimited access to online topographic mapping is now available for the following countries.

Limited access to online topographic mapping is now available for the following countries.

They are included with the USA app edition of ViewRanger or can be purchased as a separate item in-app in other editions.
Once purchased for your device, these maps can also be viewed and used online for trip planning at My.ViewRanger.com
These map layers are streamed from the Internet but can be saved for offline usage, using the new Create Saved Map option.  See related page at the foot of this page.

USA

Either USGS topo style... or a shaded terrain style.

Belgium and France

 
 Belgium  France

 

 

 

Activating the Premium Online Maps

NOTE: The US app edition already has the US map online layers so does not require activation.
First you need to make an in-app purchase of the Premium Online map for the required country using Menu tab, My maps, Get more maps. The map will then activate automatically.
NOTE: If you have received a serial number it needs to be activated at My.ViewRanger.com
After activating, go to Menu tab, My maps, My maps tab, scroll down to Online maps. Let the list update, then select the new map from the list.

Create saved map

Select tiles to download

Online maps are streamed from the Internet and saved onto the device.
Online maps can now be saved as user defined areas at the required zoom layer levels. Once created, they can be accessed from the My saved maps.
To activate map selection, choose the Create saved map from Options button on the map screen.
The grid will enable you to choose single tiles or multiple tiles by dragging an area on the screen. Once you are satisfied with the selection then press the Download button. This will download and save the map area for later off line use.
Learn more about the Create saved map feature see related page at the foot of this page.

Altitude data

Altitude data can be downloaded within the Menu tab, My maps, Get more maps.
Enables altitude map display, route and track statics and graphs.
For example My adventures tab (profile icon), Tracks tap one and select Height tab to view the altitude data from the altitude files you have downloads.

French Subscription known issue in version 6.2.0

Unable to Download Tiles: It is possible to get yourself into a state where you have downloaded more tiles than the subscription allows for.
If you delete a French online saved map whilst over the allowed limit then try to download or complete a partially completed download, you will be told you are over their limit.
You will have to delete a sufficient amount of tiles to take you below the limit before you will be able to download further online saved maps.

If you use the 'edit saved region' feature, the system may not let you download all the tiles you are allowed. To work around this, you can:
Delete the old saved online region and create a new region covering the same tiles that the old region had, plus the new tiles that you want to download.
Create a separate saved online region with the new tiles.

To delete: Open the MyMaps screen from the menu, choose the "On Device" tab, and find the saved online map region. Tap on it, and in the details screen, choose "Remove from device"

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