Frequently Asked Questions
1) Is there an easy way to record
coordinates generated from user input mode into another program?
Yes, right-click on the calculated
coordinate you wish to copy and select copy to clipboard from the popup menu.
You can then paste the number into another program or file.
2) Is there a way to select an entire
column of data from the file input data screen and copy it to another program
Yes, right-click the column heading you with
to copy and select copy to clipboard. Then open excel and paste the column of
data into your spreadsheet.
3) Is it possible to measure distance on
the map display?
Yes, hold down the shift key while you left-click and drag to make a straight
line measurement in miles.
4) How do I pan the map display?
Hold down the ctrl key while you left-click
and drag to pan across the map display.
5) How come TRS data appears to work for
some localities and not others?
GEOLocate uses data from the
TRS2LL program developed by Marty Wefald. Therefore GEOLocate can only
calculate latitude and longitude from TRS data for the following states: AZ CA
CO ID KS MT ND NE NM NV OK OR SD UT WA WY
Version 3.2 and higher also includes: AL, AR, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MI, MN, MO, MS, OH, PA, TN, TX, WI, WV
6) Will GEOLocate be expanded to include
coverage for other countries?