How to use Points of Interest

With GpsGate you can create, import and edit your Point of Interests (POIs). Follow this guide to learn the basics..

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Installation

1. Install PointsOfInterests plugin from SiteAdmin > Plugins > Get More Plugins

2. Enable PointsOfInterests plugin in your applications Privileges and Features or even using Batch Edit.

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Application setup

1. Enable Points of Interest from Windows > Point of Interest

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2. Save your Workspace to preserve your changes

Usage

Create POI

You can create a POI right from the map

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Or from the Points of Interest panel by clicking in mceclip3.png button.

Create POI Category

  • To Add a category click in mceclip5.png from the POI panel
  • Or in the same button when adding a POI 

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Categories are necessary for:

  • Group your POIs into the same category
  • Use those categories to create Event Rules that generates an alert based on POIs.

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Additional features in POI

Create Custom Fields

  • Create Custom Fields to add additional fields with your own data.

Import your POIs

  • You can import POIs in CSV or KML format. Follow this guide to achieve that.

Know the distance of your Vehicles to a POI

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