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Offline haggen29

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understanding groups beter
« on: August 08, 2018, 04:17:44 AM »
I trying to understand how and what groups are for, I have made different groups to try to reduce the clutter on my helix 9. but all the groups show the waypoints in home, which show up on my screen. I made one group default, but that appears to update just that group not just show the just those waypoints in that group on the head unit?

I fish mainly in saltwater, but would like to set up different areas like as groups, and not have to change SD cards that have different GPX files (saltwater is not good).
I would like to have all my waypoints and switch between the groups on the fly on the head unit. Because i travel from the different areas daily, but due to the quantity of waypoint the clutter is to much.

Thanks for any help


Offline mako9man2

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Re: understanding groups beter
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2018, 07:23:04 PM »
I can't figure this out either.  Hopefully someone will enlighten us.

Offline haggen29

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Re: understanding groups beter
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2018, 05:01:12 AM »
hopefully  haha

Offline Whistler

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Re: understanding groups beter
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2018, 01:27:01 PM »
I use groups to organize waypoints by lake and then by cover/structure.

Lake1_
          |_Points
          |_Humps
          |_Docks
          |_Blowdowns
Lake2_
          |_Points
          |_Humps
          |_Docks
          |_Blowdowns
etc.


This allows me to organize/export/import waypoints by Lake or cover/structure type.  It also allows me to hide and show waypoints in large number by hiding or showing all of the waypoints in in a group (lakes in my case).


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