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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Badgerset, Nov 19, 2010.

  1. Badgerset

    Badgerset New Member
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    Hi there, i've been an avid reader of the forums, was engrossed for days when i first got my Hero installing bits n bobs :D

    Now i have a netbook which requires a GPS receiver for a program to work ( memory maps ), but i cannot find anywhere a guide on how to use my Hero as an external GPS ( if its possible )

    I found a small guide ( here=http://www.laptopgpsworld.com/3360-htc-touch-pro-gps-pc#post27275) but got stuck with installing a .CAB file ( not possible i hear?? )

    Any advice or tips on using a Hero as an external GPS receiver for my netbook would be very much appreciated.

    I'm running 2.1

    Cheers
     

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  2. Xyro

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    .CAB files are for Windows Mobile phones, like the HTC Touch Pro the guide refers too. So they won't work on an android phone, unfortunately.
     
  3. gpsmapper

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