ViewRanger beta 2.4 available

posted by Mike Brocklehurst on Friday, October 19, 2007

The ViewRanger beta version 2.4.1 is now available. If you've registered to receive it you've been sent an email with download instructions.

You can read details of the changes in the ViewRanger Wiki.

If you'd like to try the beta then please email your phone model name and 15-digit IMEI number (dial *#06# to obtain this) to support. You are welcome to try the beta even if you've not yet bought ViewRanger.

ViewRanger TravelLog in Facebook (Beta)

posted by cw on Monday, October 15, 2007

Want to show your ViewRanger photo TravelLog's to your friends via Facebook? Try our ViewRanger GPS application for Facebook (in beta).

To install the ViewRanger for Facebook application:
1) Go to
2) Add the ViewRanger GPS application to your Facebook profile
3) When asked to login to the ViewRanger Portal, please use your email address and password you use for your ViewRanger handset account (set through "Options > Settings > User" in ViewRanger)
4) From ViewRanger on your phone, update your Buddy Beacon location once. You currently need to do this to fully activate ViewRanger in your Facebook profile
5) Go to your Facebook profile, click on See Map in the ViewRanger application. You and your friends can choose between My TravelLog or My Location

Any problems - contact craig [at]

Note - you need to have uploaded a photo to the server from ViewRanger in order to see it in your Facebook profile.

Let us have your feedback!

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