Install GPX with Start 50 - tomtom Home.

Discussion in 'General TomTom Discussion' started by feejo, Jun 22, 2019.

  1. feejo


    Mar 4, 2008
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    I am using the route planner. But I can't import the gpx file to my device.
    How to install GPX (with Start 50 - tomtom Home.
    feejo, Jun 22, 2019
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  2. feejo

    canderson Moderator

    Dec 28, 2007
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    Colorado, USA
    TomTom Model(s):
    GO720 GO 740 GO1535 GO1605 VIA1535 GO 600
    All depends upon the style of your *.gpx file (there are 3). If you have built a *.gpx that uses either <wpt> or <rte> (NOT <trk>), then converting this to the TomTom itinerary file (.itn) is easy, and you place such files directly into the "Itn" folder on your Start 50 using your PC -- Home isn't needed for this.

    You can look at your *.gpx file with any text editor to see which of the three constructions that it uses, then use a tool like TYRE to convert the *.gpx to *.itn for your TomTom. That tool can be found here >>
    Just load a waypoint (<wpt>) or route (<rte>) style *.gpx into TYRE and then export as a TomTom *.itn file, and with your device plugged in, move the *.itn file to the "itn" folder on your 50.

    Then you can execute your route as an "Itinerary" on your 50.
    canderson, Jun 22, 2019
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