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post #1 of 7 Old 05-22-2011, 11:30 AM Thread Starter
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Using Netbook w/ Topology Map when wheeling

Got tired of using small screen of iPaq and all the work involved in importing topo maps, so I got me a Dell Latitude 2100 Netbook and a Minimount. The Minimount held well on Moab trails, to include 7 Mile Rim, Hell's Revenge, Fins n Things, Long Canyon, etc.





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Looks good hope you have a SSD drive in that laptop.

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Looks good hope you have a SSD drive in that laptop.
Yep, most of them do.
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Looks good. What sort of software are you running?

I have a hp netbook. I am running windows 7, Garmin Mobile PC and ibicus topo (for canada only). It works but I wish there were a few more features. Stuff like... there is no route tracing.

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Windows 7 with DeLorme TOPO USA 8.0. It has route tracing and recording.

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I prefer to watch my 42" LCD TV when I drive.
Pink Floyd will do.

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