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finding GPS location using VB .net

Posted on 2006-11-23
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I need to find the GPS location using VB.NET, using Mobile 5 device. Any sample code would help
Question by:str_kani
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this worked really great for me... http://home.comcast.net/~hardandsoftware/decodegps.htm

I donot want to delete this question as this may help someone else.
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you may have to change the port to make it work on your device...


select system tab, select GPS
Select COM4 for GPS program port,
select hardware tab,
select COM6 for GPS hardware port and make sure baudrate 9600

I had to do this to make it work on my Windows Mobile

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by:bryan jay sena
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sir str_kani can you send me some source code i cant access the link you post i need some source for gps track for phone .. please help me my email address is bryanjaysena@gmail.com bryanjaysena@yahoo.com thanks in advance

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