GPS is a technology that enables devices to communicate with orbital satellites to acquire various data. Specialized GPS-enabled devices have been developed to perform various tasks such as navigation, tracking and many more. Among these devices is the Garmin GPS device which is used for waypoint and tracking. This program is developed to help users transfer data from the handheld Garmin GPS to the GIS application installed on the computer.
The user can perform many tasks with the help of this application. The program connects to the Garmin GPS device and download performs 2-way data transactions such as uploading and downloading of tracks, waypoint, and routes. The program can even extract these data and save them as TXT, GDB, or SHP on the computer. Do you need to calculate the dimension of objects such as length, perimeter, and area? This program can help you out. Besides it can also compute the Circular Error Probability (CEP) rings for Error Estimation. Other features of the app include real-time tracking, conversion of waypoints, line and polygons, set projections, and many more.
The program is a portable executable that does not require installation to work. It does not leave any registry entry and could be launched from a portable USB drive.
DNRGPS is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in maps / gps category and is available to all software users as a free download.