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PostPosted: 18 Apr 2009, 23:52 Reply with quote Report this post
Posts: 4Location: Erpe-Mere, BelgiumJoined: 24 Oct 2007, 21:18
There is a mention of "nearby" in trackdetails which should indicate the closest village or town.
That "nearby" is most of the time completely wrong. Sometimes it is a small village 50km away while there are hundreds of larger villages and cities close by, sometimes it is a streetname, etc.
Would it not be better to not mention that "nearby" at all if it can not be corrected by the publisher of the track???

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PostPosted: 08 Jan 2010, 01:08 Reply with quote Report this post
Posts: 26Location: BuggenhoutJoined: 07 Nov 2008, 01:07
In total agreement with VIM: it would be nice if we could correct a wrong "Nearby..."
I allready got comments from people suggesting to look up their town on a map before publishing a track :(

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PostPosted: 03 May 2010, 20:23 Reply with quote Report this post
Posts: 5Joined: 14 Apr 2009, 11:53
My nearby was in Texas i think.........The trail was in Oregon

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