GPS How-to page

How to - see your tracks on satellite view

Using GPSvisualizer

  • Prepare a trackname.gpx file as described earlier and store it on your computer.
  • Go to the GPSvisualizer website.
  • Fill-in the data boxes and load your trackname.gpx file.

  • Click to get the satellite map.

  • Zoom using the controls and/or drag map with mouse.
  • N.B. You can download a file of your track + map to your computer.
    You can examine the stored copy again at any time.
  • N.B. You cannot use your file on a website until Google has authorised it.
  • Click here to get live version of map above. Then try zooming in!