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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...


Nokia 6600 support

We've received several enquiries about ViewRanger's support for the Nokia 6600, because it isn't listed in the supported phones at http://www.viewranger.com/phonesupport.php.The maps and GPS link in ViewRanger work without problems on the...


ViewRanger Selected as Challenge Finalist by Nokia and Adobe

ViewRanger has been announced by Nokia as a finalist in the Location Aware Applications category of the Nokia S60 3rd Edition Challenge, a global developer competition that will award the best new...


ViewRanger: "Any outdoor enthusiast's best friend."

Cycling Plus magazine, the biggest selling road monthly in the UK, says that ViewRanger "is any outdoor enthusiast's best friend" in their Bikeshop review and make ViewRanger a Cycling Plus Recommended Buy.Cycling...


N80 firmware

N80s with firmware version 3.0617.0.6 may experience occasional Bluetooth connection losses. New firmware, v4.0623.0.41, was released in the middle of August 2006 which appears to fix this problem. The new firmware can...


Software updates

Since ViewRanger 2 was released a small number of problems have been found and fixed. Most of these changes are specific to particular handsets, operators or GPS devices. You can check the...


Self Select Maps With ViewRanger YourMap

Don't want mapping for the entire British Isles? Do you spend your activity time outside of the National Parks? Perhaps you mountain bike regularly in a local area and want maps just...