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Google earth/map etc question

Discussion in 'Technology' started by DanGer, May 24, 2009.

  1. May 24, 2009 at 7:37 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer [OP] Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    Ok I know I could do this with an old fashioned atlas, or a hand held GPS (which I do NOT have).

    But is there a computer program that would allow me to make a route of where I run that will tell me distance, etc. I want to be able to track my progress with how far I make it before I need a breather, time it took vs distance etc.

    I thought about mapquest, but I run on some trails that don't follow roads. Also my computer gives me this when I try to download google earth

    google message.jpg
     
  2. May 24, 2009 at 7:40 PM
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  3. May 24, 2009 at 7:43 PM
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    way to make me feel like a total dumbass!

    Thanks!
     
  4. May 24, 2009 at 7:47 PM
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  5. May 26, 2009 at 3:59 AM
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    You can also go to Start - Run - type "services.msc"

    Find the Background Intelligent Transfer Service.

    Right click and click start. If that dont work, you might have a problem with that service.
     
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