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 ====== How to measure distances and bearings? ====== ====== How to measure distances and bearings? ======
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-A measure tool is available allowing to compute distances and bearings between any location.+To compute distances and bearings between any locations:​ 
 +  * Move the screen center over the initial ​location ​and tap it {{:​icon_01.png?​nolink}};​ 
 +  * Tap on ''"​**Tools...**"''​ {{:​icon_02.png?​nolink}} and on ''"​**Measure**"''​ {{:​icon_03.png?​nolink}}.
  
-  * Click on the map center icon {{:​icon_01.png?​nolink}} and select ''"​**Create a landmark...**"''​ {{:​icon_02.png?​nolink}};​ +The ''"​**Measure ​tool**"''​ {{:​icon_04.png?​nolink}} side-view is displayed.
-  * Under the ''"​**Tools**"''​ category, click on ''"​**Measure**"''​ {{:​icon_03.png?​nolink}}. +
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-The ''"​**Landmark creator**"''​ {{:​icon_04.png?​nolink}} side-view is displayed.+
  
 {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​measure-create-1.jpg?​nolink }} {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​measure-create-1.jpg?​nolink }}
  
-  ​Click on ''"​**Add location**"''​ {{:icon_05.png?​nolink}} to define the first location, and move the map over the second ​location. The distance and bearing to the screen center is previewed ​{{:icon_06.png?​nolink}};​ +\\ 
-  * Click on ''"​**Add location**"''​ {{:icon_07.png?​nolink}} ​again to define the second location. You can repeat the process for any number of locations+ 
-  * When you've done, click on ''"​**Save & Close**"''​ {{:icon_08.png?​nolink}} to close the landmark creator.+When you move the map center over any other location, the distance and bearing from the initial location to the screen center is previewed {{:​icon_05.png?​nolink}}. 
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 +  ​Tap ''"​**Location**"''​ {{:icon_06.png?​nolink}} to set a destination ​location. You can repeat this process for any number of locations;​ 
 +  * To move over a particular ​location ​using its coordinates,​ you can use the ''"​**Search**"'' ​{{:icon_07.png?​nolink}} ​tool
 +  * If you want to delete the last location, tap ''"​**Delete**"''​ {{:icon_08.png?​nolink}};​ 
 +  * When you've done, tap on the ''"​**Close**"''​ {{:icon_09.png?​nolink}} ​icon to save your measure and close the measure tool.
  
-Your measures remain displayed on the map {{:icon_09.png?​nolink}} until you delete them.+Your measures remain displayed on the map {{:icon_10.png?​nolink}} until you manually remove them or delete them.
  
 {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} Lines between measured locations are colored depending on the bearing: red when going north, blue when going south. {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} Lines between measured locations are colored depending on the bearing: red when going north, blue when going south.
  
 {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​measure-create-2.jpg?​nolink }} {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​measure-create-2.jpg?​nolink }}

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