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Navman External Route Creation

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Hi,
I am trying to create a route file externally to then manually transfer onto a M-Nav 760 device.
The route files contain lines similar to that below which define the points on a route.

COUNTRY="Australia" CITY="Fake City" PLZ="3000" STREET="Made up street" HOUSE_NO="1" TYPE="0" PT="144.35xxxx -36.29xxxx" IDPT="107638962 -29083039"

The device actually uses the the IDPT field to plot the location on the map but I cannot determine how this field is calucated from the GPS location provided in the PT field.

Does anyone know how this is done?

Thanks,
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Thanks, but I do have access to a user manual. They don't contain what I am after.

I am trying to build it into an existing computer program which contains a databse of various locations including their GPS locations.

The route files stored on the Navman are of the attached format.
I just need to know how the IDPT field is generated so that I can automate the route creation and have them uploaded onto the various navman units we use.

Thanks
Route1313980252.txt
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Google maps will let you do the same thing and you can send the "directions" to a car, phone, email, and even GPS.
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