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Easter

It's nearly Easter and the weather forecast is looking good!There are no post deliveries on Good Friday or Easter Monday. Orders placed before 9am Saturday should be with you for Tuesday. And...


Beta updated

The beta has been updated to version 2.3.4. There have been a number of small changes and fixes, which are detailed in the revised release notes on the beta download page. If...


New beta release

A new beta release of ViewRanger is now available. If you would like to try it please email support@viewranger.com.The main new features include:Trip view The trip view displays a range of statistics...


Wainwright on BBC

The BBC is currently showing several programmes about Wainwright, the author of the Lake District pictorial guides. The programmes were first shown on BBC4, then in April most are being shown on...


N95

The N95 is a new N series phone from Nokia that will have a built in GPS. It is due to be released later this year.Update Feb 07: Nokia have also announced...


Map chooser overlays

The ViewRanger map chooser is a Windows application that is used to select and purchase areas of 1:25,000 and 1:50,000 mapping. It shows the country split into small tiles. You can choose...


Christmas and New Year

From 27th December we are open as normal for both sales and support. Over the New Year weekend we will answer email queries. We wish everyone a merry Christmas and a very...


Support phone number and Skype id

You can now reach us for technical queries and support by phone and by Skype. Your normal call rates apply to the phone number, it is not a premium rate line just...


N73 firmware - updated

This is an update to the previous N73 firmware posts.N73s with firmware version v2.0628.0.0.1 may experience Bluetooth connection problems. When this happens ViewRanger's GPS circle and cross will go grey, and the...


Software update 2.2.15

We've just made a number of additional changes to ViewRanger 2.2, most of which arose from customer feedback. The software is version 2.2.15 and is available from the update page (email...


Augmentra Creates OSi StreetSmart – A Smarter Way to Explore Dublin

Augmentra has delivered OSi StreetSmart, a revolutionary mobile phone based city mapping and information solution, for Ordnance Survey Ireland (OSi) in partnership with Fáilte Ireland (the Ireland National Tourism Development Authority). ...


Lake District and autumn

I've just returned from a great week of walking and testing ViewRanger in the Lake District. Though it rained a lot, during daylight it was mainly occasional showers, so I could walk...