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Description

The Cartograph app views Mapsforge offline vector maps, offline raster maps, and online/WMS maps. It supports tracking, route search, overlays, hillshading, reliefs, track drawing, and has many other features.

### Features ###
- View Mapsforge offline vector maps (including v5 format).
- Full support for Mapsforge styling/render themes (including hillshading) and layers.
- Offline raster maps: Locus SQLite maps, MBTiles, TwoWays/CompeGPS RMAP*, Oruxmaps SQLite*.
- Online map support (including WMS - Web Map Service maps), e.g. OpenStreetMap, OpenCycleMap, OpenSeaMap, WikiMedia hillshading, etc.
- Import online maps easily from files: "http://www.cartograph.eu/help_onlinemapimport".
- Offline hillshading (from HGT elevation data).
- Offline relief shading.
- Contour lines (Mapsforge maps).
- Worldwide, free offline maps.
- Support for Mapsforge multi-maps (multiple .map files stitched into a single map).
- Night/day mode.
- GPS Track recording.
- Manual track drawing and editing.
- GPX import and export (basic KML import support).
- Upload tracks to Strava.com.
- Route altitude profile and elevation/slope visualization.
- Online route search.
- Live tracking and polling (using custom server, GPSies.com, and Cartograph live server).
- Support for Mapsforge POIs, offline POI search, and dynamic POI loading.
- Scaleable interface (e.g. to increase button sizes).
- Compass.
- Units: Celsius, Kelvin, Fahrenheit, metric, imperial, nautic.
- Decimal and degree coordinate modes.
- Voice/sound alerts along routes and waypoints. *EXPERIMENTAL*
- Custom user interace (light, dark, color).
- WaterSupply.at drinking water sources.
- 3D map snapshot view for showing the current map view in 3D.
- Languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Traditional Chinese.

* RMAP and Oruxmaps use various map projections and support is experimental. Please contact us if a map does not work so that we can add support for your projection.

Further information: http://www.cartograph.eu
Getting started: https://www.cartograph.eu/gettingstarted
Help&Tutorial: https://www.cartograph.eu/docs

User manual: http://www.cartograph.eu/downloads/usermanual_en.pdf
YouTube how-to videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dn9EOg5h3yY&list=PLP8X6xYv-qCz46hplsfGLW1LNgywBZrTk


Drop us a line if you have questions, feature requests, or other comments: http://www.cartograph.eu/contact

### Maps ###
- OpenAndroMaps.org: very good maps for outdoor activities.

 $5.49 in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Nov 21, 2017 (about 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 22 days, on average.

Dec 11
2018
(Current)
Version 2.3.5

- Added option to prevent deactivation of the compass and tracking when app gets backgrounded.
- Added option for setting a custom map center position (using the map popup menu).

Dec 09
2018
Version 2.3.4

- Added option to prevent stop of tracking when the map is touched.

Oct 22
2018
Version 2.3.1

- Fixed: Raster image symbols in Mapsforge render themes are now correctly scaled with the device pixel ratio.

Sep 07
2018
Version 2.2.9

2.2.9 (07-09-2018)
- Added option for custom marker image sizing.
- Bug fixes and improvements.
- Added 3D snapshot map view which shows the current map view in 3D.
- Added option for changing the distance marker start position using the map context menu.
- Added option for showing waypoint names above the waypoint symbol.
- Added: It is now possible to select custom waypoint icons independently of the category.
- Added: Garmin symbols can now be used for waypoints using the category manager.

Aug 08
2018
Version 2.2.4

Bug fixes and improvments. Details: https://www.cartograph.eu/downloads/changelog.txt

Jul 28
2018
Version 2.2.2

- Added Italian translation.
- Added high quality GPS tracking mode (caution: this consumes more battery).
- Fixed crash when loading from url schemes.

Jun 21
2018
Version 2.2.1

2.2.1 (22-06-2018)
- Added French translation.
- Added OpenTopoMap.org online map.
- Changed: online maps are now added by selecting them from a list.
- Fixed randomly disappearing Mapsforge symbols.

May 20
2018
Version 2.2.0

2.2.0 (20-05-2018)
- Added option for automatic map switching.
- Added option to move track to top.
- Added option for exporting and importing the application settings (e.g. for backups).
- Added first time general settings setup wizard.
- Improved settings (opacity, track width).
- Added WaterSupply.at drinking water sources (overlay).

May 09
2018
Version 2.1.8

2.1.8 (09-05-2018)
- Added light theme.
- Added accent color selection.
- Added more colors.
- Added fixed magnetic compass.

2.1.7 (08-05-2018)
- Bug fix: under some conditions it is possible to lock out from the app's settings.

2.1.6 (05-05-2018)
- Added touch indicator to map.
- Added option to restore the default map settings.
- Added option for track/route opacity (transparency).
- Added handles for hiding top and bottom toolbars.
- Searching in most views is now persistent.

May 02
2018
Version 2.1.5

2.1.5 (03-05-2018)
- Fixed random crashes during map zooming and movement.

2.1.4 (30-04-2018)
- Added option to make bookmarks and waypoints unmovable.
- Bug fixes.

Apr 30
2018
Version 2.1.4

- Added option to make bookmarks and waypoints non-moveable.
- Bug fixes.

Apr 15
2018
Version 2.1.3

2.1.3 (16-04-2018)
- Added option for clustering overlays.
- Bug fixes.

Mar 22
2018
Version 2.1.0

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2.1.0 (22-03-2018)
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- Added option for automatic hiding of controls and screen lock.
- Added Swiss Grid map projection.
- Added OpenSlopeMap.org online maps and overlays.
- Fixed Oruxmaps maps missing layers problem.

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2.0.9 (12-03-2018)
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- Added option to limit map visibility to given min/max zoom level.
- Fixed zoom/drag/menu problems.
- Allow screen scaling factors less than 1.

Mar 08
2018
Version 2.0.8

- Added screen lock option.
- Added magnifier glass.
- Added links to "how-to" videos and a PDF manual.
- Fixed Mapsforge layer selection.
- Improved MBTiles zooming.

Feb 15
2018
Version 2.0.7

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2.0.7 (15-02-2018)
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- Added track upload to Strava.
- Added option to show distance markers along routes.
- Added voice and audio alerts along routes **EXPERIMENTAL**.
- Added automatic writing of hillshading tag to Mapsforge themes.
- Added support for some RMap and Oruxmaps SQLite formats.
- Added version 2 online map import format: "https://www.cartograph.eu/help_onlinemapimport".
- Added support for MapShack TMS online map format.
- Bug fixes.

Jan 09
2018
Version 2.0.5

- See: https://www.tequnique.com/blog/index.php/cartograph-2-0-5-app-update/

Dec 29
2017
Version 2.0.4

2.0.4 (30-12-2017)
- Added system file picker.
- Fixed file picking from SD cards.
2.0.3 (16-12-2017)
- Added option to set the valid GPS accuracy.
2.0.2 (11-12-2017)
- Fixed diffuse hillshader.

Dec 02
2017
Version 2.0

Bug fixes

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