SkyTraq GPS Viewer Software User's Guide

SkyTraq GPS Viewer Software User's Guide
SkyTraqTM
GPS Viewer Software
User’s Guide
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The SkyTraq GPS Viewer is easy to use and it’s clear interface of real-time monitoring
can help you efficiently complete testing of GPS device. You can start the GPS Viewer
without installation first. Just few clicking help you to save all positioning data for
further analysis from your GPS device.
DISPLAY & FUNCTION
Select Com Port
Connect /
and Baudrate
Disconnect
Satellite View
Positioning Information
NMEA
Message
Satellite
Device
Signal
Response
Quality
Time-toFirst-Fix
Coordinate
Adjusting
Scale
Switching
Command
Coordinates
Accuracy of
Firmware
Scatter Diagram
Clear Scatter
Position Fix
Download
of Position Fix
Diagram
Satellite Color
Blue
Green
Red
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Meaning
Satellite used in navigation
Satellite used in navigation, but SNR<20
Satellite signal not enough
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QUICK GUIDE
Get Ready for Use
1. Connect your GPS device to PC.
2. Select Correct Com Port and Baudrate to
Operate.
3. Download appropriate Firmware to your
GPS device.
Save Positioning Data
1. Save NMEA to your PC.
2. Save Ephemeris to your PC.
3. Save DataLog to your PC.
Helpful Function
1. Change Navigation Mode between Car and
Pedestrian.
2. Download AGPS data to your GPS device.
3. Converter DataLog to Kml.
4. Test TTFF of Hot / Warm / Cold Start of your
GPS device.
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BEFORE USE
Connect GPS device to PC
1. Turn on your GPS device (Switch to PC connecting mode, if it has the mode).
2. Make sure your GPS device has a clear view of the sky.
3. Connect your GPS device to PC by USB cable or other connecting means.
4. Install the driver of your GPS device on your PC.
5. Now, your GPS device is ready for working with the SkyTraq GPS Viewer.
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USING GPS Viewer
Select Com Port and Baudrate to Operate
1. You can choose Com Port and Baudrate by clicking
the pull-down menu, then click on
(connect/disconnect button).
2. If you are not sure what is the correct Com Port
and Baudrate for your GPS device, you can try
to search them automatically by clicking on
Scan All.
3. If you know the Com Port but not sure what is
the correct Baudrate for your GPS device, you
can try to search it automatically by clicking on
Scan Buad.
4. If you know the Baudrate but not sure
what is the correct Com Port for your GPS
device, you can try to search it
automatically by clicking on Scan Port.
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Hot / Warm / Cold Start and TTFF
1. To test Time-to-First-Fix (TTFF) of your GPS
device, simply click on Hot / Warm / Cold Start
buttom.
2. If you click on Cold Start, you’ll see all satellites disappear in Satellite View and
SNR, and TTFF start to count from zero.
3. If you click on Hot or Warm Start, you’ll see all satellites turn red in Satellite View
and SNR, and TTFF start to count from zero.
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Adjusting Scale
You can adjust the unit of the scatter diagram by clicking the pull-down menu. If you
select lager unit, you can see more widely.
Switching Coordinates
You can switch coordinates between ENU (Local east, north, up coordinates) and LLA
(longitude, latitude, altitude) by clicking the pull-down menu.
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Set Origin
You can set the latest position fix as the origin point by clicking on Set Origin button.
Clear Scatter Diagram
You can clear Scatter Diagram by clicking on Clear button.
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Download firmware
1. You can select a firmware for download by clicking on File Path button.
2. You can download the selected firmware to your GPS device by clicking on
Download button.
File Path
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NMEA 0183
1. You can stop displaying new NMEA in Message window by clicking on No Output
button.
2. You can start to display new NMEA in Message window by clicking on NMEA 0183
button.
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File – Save NMEA
1. You can save NMEA to a file by clicking on Save NMEA
button.
2. Select a folder for your NMEA file.
3. You can see the Size of the file is increasing
continuously.
4. When you want to stop saving NMEA to the
file, you can click on Stop button.
File – Clean NMEA
1. You can clean NMEA records by clicking on Clean NMEA button.
2. You can see Message window is clean.
3. Clean NMEA button can help you eliminate old NMEA
records.
File – Exit
1. You can close GPS Viewer program by clicking on Exit button.
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Binary – System Restart
1. You can have an advanced system restart by
clicking on System Restart button.
2. You can set different date, time, or position to test
TTFF of your GPS device.
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Binary – Query Software Version
1. You can query current software version by clicking
on Query software version button.
2. You will see Kernel Version, Version, and Revision
date of the current software version.
Binary – Query CRC Checksum
1. You can query CRC Checksum by clicking on Query
CRC Checksum button.
2. You will see Software CRC checksum.
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Binary – Query and Configure Position
Update Rate
1. You can query Position Update Rate by clicking on
Query Position Update Rate button.
2. You will see Position Update Rate.
3. You can configure Position Update Rate by clicking on Configure Position Update
Rate button.
4. You can adjust Update Rate and Attributes.
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Binary – Query and Configure Datum
1. You can query Datum by clicking on Query Datum
button.
2. You will see DeltaX, DeltaY, DeltaZ,
Semi_Major_Axis, and Inversed_Flattening.
3. You can configure Datum by clicking on Configure Datum button.
4. You can adjust Ellipsoid Index and Attributes.
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Binary – Query and configure Position
Pinning
1. You can query Position Pinning by clicking on
Query Position Pinning button.
2. You will see Position Pinning Disable or Enable.
3. You can configure Position Pinning by clicking on
Configure Position Pinning button.
4. You can enable or disable Position Pinning.
5. You can configure Pinning Parameters by clicking on Configure Pinning
Parameters button.
6. You can adjust Pinning speed, Pinning cnt,
Unpinning speed, Unpinning threshold, and
Unpinning distance.
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Binary – Query 1PPS
1. You can query 1PPS by clicking on Query 1PPS
button.
2. You will see whether 1PPS Mode is on or off.
3. You can configure Datum by clicking on Configure
Datum button.
4. You can adjust 1PPS Mode and Attributes.
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Binary – Set Factory Default
1. You can restore your GPS device to original
setting by clicking on Set Factory Default button.
2. You will see No Reboot and Reboot after setting
to factory defaults, however, Reboot after setting
to factory defaults is recommended.
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Binary – Configure Serial Port
1. You can configure Serial Port by clicking on
Configure Serial Port button.
2. You can adjust Baudrate and Attributes.
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Binary – Configure NMEA Output
1. You can configure NMEA output by clicking on
Configure NMEA Output button.
2. You can adjust GGA Interval, GSA Interval, GSV
Interval, GLL Interval, RMC Interval, VTG Interval,
ZDA Interval, and Attributes.
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Binary – Configure Message Type
1. You can configure message type by clicking on
Configure Message Type button.
2. You can adjust Type and Attributes.
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Binary – Configure Power Mode
1. You can configure power mode by clicking on
Configure Power Mode button.
2. You can adjust Power Mode and Attributes.
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Ephemeris – Get and Set Ephemeris
1. You can get Ephemeris by clicking on Get
Ephemeris button.
2. You can save Ephemeris of all satellites
or a specific satellite.
3. You can select a folder to save the
Ephemeris file by clicking on File Path
button.
File Path
4. You can set Ephemeris by clicking on
Set Ephemeris button.
5. You can select an Ephemeris file to send to your GPS device.
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Navigation Mode – Query and Configure Navigation Mode
1. You can query navigation mode by clicking on Query Navigation Mode button.
2. You can configure navigation mode by clicking on Configure Navigation Mode
button.
3. You can adjust Navigation Mode and Attributes.
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AGPS Configure / Status / Download
1. You can configure AGPS
by clicking on AGPS
Configure button.
2. You can adjust AGPS
Status and Attributes.
3. You can see AGPS status by clicking on AGPS Status button.
4. You can download predicted ephemeris by clicking on AGPS Download button.
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DataLog Configure / Clear / Status
1. You can adjust log configure by
clicking on Log Configure button.
2. You can adjust max_time, min_time,
max_distance, min_distance,
max_speed, and min_speed. You can
enable or disable DataLog function.
3. You can clear log by clicking on Log
Clear button.
4. You can get log status by clicking on Log Status button.
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DataLog – Log Decompress / Read Batch
1. You can decompress log by clicking on Log
Decompress button.
2. You can select a folder and a filename to save
the file of decompressed log.
3. You can save log by clicking on Log Read
Batch button.
4. You can select a folder and a filename to save the file of Log Read Batch.
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Converter - Compress / Decompress / Kml
1. You can select a NMEA file to convert
to Kml and compress to Log by
clicking on Compress button.
2. You can select a file to decompress by
clicking on Decompress button.
3. You can select a folder and a filename
to save the file of decompressed log.
4. You can select a file to convert to Kml by clicking on Kml button.
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WAAS Configure / Status
1. You can configure WAAS by clicking on WAAS Configure button.
2. You can adjust WAAS and Attributes.
3. You can see WAAS status by clicking on WAAS Status button.
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Help
1. You can get information of the version of SkyTraq GPS Viewer and Copyright by
clicking on Help button.
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