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December 2018

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Webinar Jan - Getting to Know Basecamp for Windows

  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Your Guide: Andy Ayre
  • Maximum number of places per day: 14
  • Price Per Person: £29.00

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You will need access to a computer with speakers and a broadband connection to the internet to take part in this online introduction webinar in addition you will need to install the latest version of BaseCamp (Garmin’s free computer mapping software) to the computer you intend to use during this session before the session and have to hand your GPS and the USB cable that came in the box with the device. 

As with the GPS webinar face to face your tutor this one hour session is intended to get you started with combining your Garmin GPS and BaseCamp on your computer, see how Basecamp can help you organise your user data (waypoints, routes & tracks), view the maps in your device and import/export user data to/from your device. Finally we will show you how to create a simple route on your computer and send to GPS. 

 During this one hour webinar you will 

- Understand how to open Basecamp for Windows on your computer 

- Know how to connect your GPS by USB cable to your computer 

- Be Shown around Basecamp Menus and Toolbars 

- Understand how to manage your Library in BaseCamp 

- Find out how to setup Basecamp on your computer 

- Learn how to view any OS Discoverer maps in your GPS in Basecamp 

- Be shown how to use Map Drawing tools in BaseCamp to create simple route 

- Learn how to send the created route to your GPS 

- See how to open the route in your GPS 

- Find out how to Find & Navigate the route in your GPS. 

NB. Please install and test Basecamp opens on your computer and that your computer recognises your device before the session as we would be unable to resolve IT issues during a busy webinar.