[time-nuts] Tboltmon position
jmiles at pop.net
Sat Jun 14 01:56:11 EDT 2008
Or you could also click Setup->Self-Survey->Save Position Flag->Save, Set
Survey, and Save Segment.
I agree that TboltMon's user interface is a bit offbeat in places, but I
don't think I'd hold Microsoft responsible for it. :-P
-- john, KE5FX
> -----Original Message-----
> From: time-nuts-bounces at febo.com [mailto:time-nuts-bounces at febo.com]On
> Behalf Of Thomas A. Frank
> Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 9:37 PM
> To: Discussion of precise time and frequency measurement
> Subject: Re: [time-nuts] Tboltmon position
> Thank you for the information, which I find rather disappointing.
> For some reason, I had an expectation that a GPS would find its own
> position and save it, perhaps with a manual click, rather than having
> the operator write down the values and have to type them into some
> data entry boxes on another screen (with the potential for error that
> I suppose I should have expected such a level of 'quality' from a
> Windows based program. Glad the software is largely optional to use
> the T'bolt.
> Tom Frank, KA2CDK
> On Jun 14, 2008, at 12:06 AM, John Miles wrote:
> > You can also just look yourself up on Google Earth and enter the
> > coordinates
> > by hand.
> > -- john, KE5FX
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: time-nuts-bounces at febo.com [mailto:time-nuts-
> >> bounces at febo.com]On
> >> Behalf Of Mark Sims
> >> Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 9:00 PM
> >> To: time-nuts at febo.com
> >> Subject: [time-nuts] Tboltmon position
> >> Try SETUP, POSITION, (enter values from survey), SAVE
> >> SEGMENT... I think that's what got mine to remember the results
> >> of its (3 days to complete) self survey.
> >> -----------------------
> >> I am curious, however...how does one get TboltMon to SAVE the
> >> surveyed position? It had the proper value in a few hours, and by
> >> the next day all the little software lights were one...but the
> >> program doesn't seem to have saved the value.
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