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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...


Bike Mounts

We have had a number of enquiries from mountain bike riders and cyclists who want to have ViewRanger on their handlebars so that it can be used in a way similar to...


News: ViewRanger GPS Navigation Software Now Runs On Symbian V9 S60 3rd Edition Phones

Augmentra Ltd has released ViewRanger™, its off-road GPS mapping, navigation and information application, for the latest Symbian V9 S60 3rd Edition mobile phone handsets such as the Nokia N80, Nokia 3250 and...


ViewRanger GB National Parks Reviewed at OutdoorsMagic.com

OutdoorsMagic.com have posted a gear test of ViewRanger GB National Parks at their website. Having tested ViewRanger extensively in The Lake District and Peak District National Parks, OutdoorsMagic awarded ViewRanger 4/5...