Scrolling Map

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VK7CW
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Scrolling Map

Post by VK7CW » 10 Sep 2016, 01:30

Not a critical suggestion, but one that would be a nicety.

On the QSO Information (F7) tab, it would be nice if the map was scrollable from left to right. Or the ability to have your DXCC country in the centre of the map. It does get confusing when I am working someone in the pacific or North and South America and it shows the long path.

Probably not an issue or so bad for those who reside in the EU and are centered in the map already.

I am not sure if it is even possible, but like I said it is not a game changer or a critical request but would be a 'Nice to have'

For your consideration.

73 de Steve VK7CW

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Re: Scrolling Map

Post by IW3HMH » 12 Sep 2016, 05:36

Hi Steve, it's somewhat possible but a bit complex due to coordinates-to-pixel work and image relocation.
I'm working with a "Google like" control for V2
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Re: Scrolling Map

Post by NU8W » 30 Dec 2018, 19:51

This seems related, so I hope it's ok to mention it here. If you are re-working the map, it would be nice if the map could be zoomed in as well for more local work. For example, I sometimes want to see just a map of the country I'm in to get a better idea of where my contacts are located.

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Re: Scrolling Map

Post by VK2XAX » 28 Feb 2019, 22:56

I'll +1 this thread :)

I'd like to see the map centred on QTH too!

Additionally the optional overlay of grid square, and with increasing zoom, down to 6 chr grid squares.

thanks

Tim
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