User Tools

Site Tools


All Features


  • Search
    Search by various parameters in application or on the internet
  • My Library
    Sorts, copies, renames, deletes etc. your tracks, routes, and points
  • GPS/Compass
    Switches, provides location if and compass rose
  • Locus Store
    Here you can buy and download maps, routes and additional features


  • Share
    Shares current GPS location, cursor location or map screen content
  • Live Tracking
    Shares your current location in real time publicly or privately
  • Live Chat
    Chat witch members of your private live tracking group

  • Navigate to
    Turn-by-turn navigation to a selected destination
  • Guide to
    Shows straight direction to a selected destination
  • Compass
    Shows compass rose (pointing at a destination if selected)

Map Tools

  • Map Manager
    Here you can browse and select maps to display or download
  • Map Items
    Manages and displays autonomous files with tracks, points or map layers without importing them
  • OSM Notes
    Displays already reported OSM notes or makes new ones
  • Image Map Calibration
    Calibrates images of maps and displays them as overlay
  • Map Overlays
    Selects another map to lay over the current map in a semitransparent layer
  • Map Offset
    Defines direction and distance to shift all displayed maps
  • Quick Map Switch
    Smart selection of the last used or nearest maps
  • Map Themes
    Changes the content and appearance of the map according to its purpose
  • Active Items
    Displays currently active files loaded via Map items
  • Online Map Downloader
    Manager of area/zoom selection, settings and downloading progress
  • Magnifier
    Displays a “lense” with enlarged map that zooms the area pointed on
  • Zoom Lock
    Disables switching among the map zooms but allows changing the map resolution

Tracks & Routes



  • Search for geocaches
    Import geocaches from selected location according to pre-set parameters
  • Search by GC code
    Import a geocache defined by its GC code
  • GC Live map
    View caches streamlined on the map without downloading them
  • My lists & PQ
    Select and import a predefined list of geocaches
  • Log trackable
    Create a 'Write note' or 'Discovered' log for the found trackable item
  • Geocaching Tools
    Search and download of geocaches, lists, PQs, log management, graphic tools, etc.


  • Weather
    Online weather forecast for any place on Earth
  • Parking
    Saves your parking location and notifies of the parking time and place
  • QR Code Generator
    Renders QR codes with coords and other information
  • Quick Bookmark
    Displays your current location acquired by Locus Map on a selected web map
  • Dashboard
    Activates overlay of various stats or charts above the map screen, creates new or modifies existing dashboards
  • Custom Screen
    Screen fully customizable by an Android layout XML file

Set up


  • Floating Menu
    Alternate menu panel
  • Screen Lock
    Locks the map screen and hardware buttons
  • Screen off
    Switches the screen off, the app keeps running in the background
  • Exit
    Turns the app off
manual/user_guide.txt · Last modified: 2024/02/01 15:54 by mstupka