Map Editor by Visual Info (Universal)
Released: May 6, 2011
Version: 1.7.3
Size: 12 MB
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Map Editor

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Map Editor is a powerful tool to create different kinds of maps simply, from simple guidance maps to professional maps.
Also many other functions such as GPS tracking, route search, distance/area measurement etc.

New Features in Version 1.6.1
- Support Google Maps SDK for iOS

New Features in Version 1.5.1
- iPhone5, iOS6 support
- Add Google Maps for iOS6

Version 1.4.1
- Design & UI Improvements

Version 1.3.2-1.3.3
- bug that maps are not displayed is fixed.

New Features in Version 1.3.1
- Export KMZ
- Add swipe gesture support
- Improvement of UI

- Add/Delete 38 kinds of predefined map features(points, polylines, polygons)
- Almost infinite dataset size(up to 16GB)
- Add/Move control points(up to 3000 points for a single polyline/polygon)
- Select/Move map features
- Display/Edit attributes
- Draw label along polyline; Draw label at the best position & angle inside a polygon
- Undo/redo system with almost infinite number of steps
- Create maps automatically by GPS(save tracks as map features)
- Background GPS
- Simple route search
- Show center longitude/latitude
- Measure distance/area
- Show scale of GoogleMaps mercator projection
- Distance/Area unit switch
- Accurate pointing(by center cross & tap button)
- Automatically adjust coordinates to avoid overshot/undershot
- Email map images
- Email dataset
- Open/Recover dataset from email
- Backup/Recover dataset(itunes file exchange)
- Portrait & landscape mode
- Universal app

Quick Reference
- Create a polyline
・select a new polyline mode by tap star button(mode menu button)
・tap the map or the finger button to specify control points
・tap the disk button to end
・re-tap the mode menu button back to default mode

- Create a polyline by GPS(Save tracks)
・select a new polyline mode
・tap the GPS button to start tracking
・re-tap the GPS button to stop tracking
・tap the disk button to end

- Add/Move control points
・select add/move control points mode
・tap and drag a polyline

- Add a label
・tap a map feature on default mode to popup the attribute window
・input a label to the label field
・tap ok button

- Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

What's new in version 1.7.3
- Fix iPhone6s tap problem

- Add Apple Maps search feature
To use, switch Default Maps on in Settings.

- Add features to Tools menu to call Apple Maps and Google Maps
Our verdict: Ok
  • = Map Editor has average ratings (3-star).
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