GPS Visualizer Help
About GPS Visualizer
Frequently Asked Questions
The FAQ contains a lot of useful information about specific map formats, as well as some more general information about GPS Visualizer.
Form input help file
This is the file that comes up when you click the little "help" icons in the map and profile input forms; it contains explanations of (almost) all the possible form input widgets.
This page contains a few examples of the kinds of maps you can make with GPS Visualizer.
If you have data that came directly from a GPS unit, and you just want to see where you've been, using GPS Visualizer is very easy: you upload the file and you get a map.
For some purposes, though — including some that take advantage of GPS Visualizer's most powerful features — the data might need to be organized a little bit before being processed, and that's where these tutorials come in.
Leaflet/Google Maps Tricks
HTML Maps created by GPS Visualizer can be customized as much as you want. Not everything is documented in detail, but here are a few example maps that demonstrate some of the possibilities:
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