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 The **label below (letters of compass directions)** shows the compass bearing, i.e. direction of current movement. The **label below (letters of compass directions)** shows the compass bearing, i.e. direction of current movement.
  
-_Using is different in different modes of Kurviger:_+__Using is different in different modes of Kurviger:__
  
 **In general:** **In general:**
  
-**Inside navigation ("Navigation mode"):** By tapping the compass you can switch map rotation / tilt on / off, +**Inside navigation ("Navigation mode"):** By tapping the compass you can switch map rotation / tilt on / off, (*
-* **Outside navigation ("Browse map mode" and "Follow location mode"):** By tapping the compass you trigger a map orientation dialog. - With ''Manual'' selection, if map is rotated / tilted with gestures, then 1 tap reverts map back.+ 
 +**Outside navigation ("Browse map mode" and "Follow location mode"):** By tapping the compass you trigger a map orientation dialog. - With ''Manual'' selection, if map is rotated / tilted with gestures, then 1 tap reverts map back.
  
 **In detail:** **In detail:**
  
-**A "Navigation mode":**+**A "Navigation mode":** (*)
  
 Tapping  the compass toggles directly between turning on and turning off map rotation (hint appears in a bubble): Tapping  the compass toggles directly between turning on and turning off map rotation (hint appears in a bubble):
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 (you can rotate map with two fingers but also in this case with another tap the map rotates back to top = north), (you can rotate map with two fingers but also in this case with another tap the map rotates back to top = north),
  
-**2) ''GPS'' (''2D''or ''3D''*):**+**2) ''GPS'' (''2D'' or ''3D''):**
  
 orientation of map follows current direction of movement (i.e. the location arrow remains upwards), orientation of map follows current direction of movement (i.e. the location arrow remains upwards),
  
-**3) ''Compass'' (''2D''or ''3D''):** +**3) ''Compass'' (''2D'' or ''3D''):** 
  
 the map rotates and tilts based on device compass readings, instead of GPS sensor. the map rotates and tilts based on device compass readings, instead of GPS sensor.
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 **(3)**, if you want to get information about directions without moving,  because the device's compass does not need movement; but  this may have the disadvantage of erroneous readings due to device sensor quality without calibration and being affected by near electronic equipment. **(3)**, if you want to get information about directions without moving,  because the device's compass does not need movement; but  this may have the disadvantage of erroneous readings due to device sensor quality without calibration and being affected by near electronic equipment.
  
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 +(*) Modified in Version 1.4 ff of Kurviger App - documentation will be updated soon. 
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 +(ulh) 
  
-*) Will be implemented soon. 
app/compass_and_label_of_geographic_direction.txt · Last modified: 2018/10/17 17:42 by uli_lh