Custom Data

Backing Up Your Custom Files (Strongly Suggested)
It’s always strongly suggested to back up important files frequently to a different location in case the unexpected occurs.  The following customized data i...
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018 at 6:46 PM
What is a Trimble MAPS ID or CoPilot ID?
Your Trimble MAPS ID, also known as a CoPilot ID, is the valid email address used to register for any of the Trimble MAPS solutions. With the same credentia...
Thu, 31 Oct, 2019 at 6:45 PM
PCMILER - Enable 'Add Places' on Workstations without Local Settings
NOTE: PC*MILER 30 and forward Install the software on the workstation, choosing Default Network Settings. Once that is done, browse to your C:\ALK Tec...
Wed, 5 Jul, 2017 at 1:37 PM
Why do I get an Invalid P.O. Box error when I enter a ZIP Code?
ALK removed all P.O. Box ZIP codes (U.S. and Canada) from our data in 2008 because: Distances using P.O. Box codes are inaccurate - often 10 or more miles...
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018 at 4:10 PM
Export Custom Places
Launch PC*MILER  Go to Tools > Manage (Custom Place Manager) Select the ‘Export’ option Set the File Name and Location of the Expor...
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018 at 3:12 PM
Export Custom Roads from PC*MILER to flattened_af.dat file
Step 1: Browse to the ‘\PCMILER30\App’ directory Default Location: C:\ALK Technologies\PCMILER30\App Open ‘user.cfg’ with Notepad Step 2: A...
Thu, 15 Dec, 2016 at 4:39 PM