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Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
I have the Aqua Map app for Canadian waters, a great deal for about $6. I was happy to see Aqua Maps available within Locations but the Canadian charts are blanked out due to copyright restrictions. F...
Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
I just noticed that the area claimed to be unavailable is a bit too much and half of San Juan Island is missing. Is this an issue with Locations, or should I pass this on to Aqua Map?
Just Do It!, Powell River, CA 
Allen Dick
I use Navionics BOATING app. The cheaper low res version works fine on all Android devices. Also, try http://www.coastalboating.net/News/2015/11-2015/12 -11-Navionics/index.html It's free.
Silver knots, Port charlotte, US 
Scott pro
how do you sign up for a new eboatcard?
Red Head, Key Largo, FL, US 
Karen & Jeffrey Siegel
Why do you need one other than the one you're already using? That answer helps to understand what you should do next.
Silver knots, Port charlotte, US 
Scott pro
Knot Worthy, Prescott, WI, US 
Lora Lee Lutz
Rose's  Pick, Portland OR, US 
Gary & Rose Oles
Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
Aqua Map in Locations cuts off part of the US San Juan Islands thinking it's part of Canada.
Red Head, Key Largo, FL, US 
Karen & Jeffrey Siegel
I'll write to Aqua Map and ask them to look at it.
Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
I now have a private group set up. When I click on the "Locations" option in the navigation pane, I get a map that only shows me. Is that intended? I thought it might show me all members who have thei...
Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
It sounds like the web interface is indeed intended to show me all members who have opted in to the Group Privacy setting, as I had assumed.

To test that my other member had his settings correctly, I ran my Android Locations app and selected our private group and unselected Nearby and Friends (all in...
Red Head, Key Largo, FL, US 
Karen & Jeffrey Siegel
Can you email me (jeff@activecaptain.com) the boat name/page name of the sample user? Let me look into the data and see what's happening.
Timshel, Calgary, AB, CA 
Rick Macdonald
PACIFIC TIME, GIG HARBOR, US 
DAN & TSUGI
I been drifting through the notes and logs here but find it hard to explain the e boat card to someone and how to use it. Could you please send me to a page that describes the joining and using of thi...
TINKA, Bellingham WA, US 
Paul Herbold
In addition to the social aspects of this, you can use the Active Captain Companion to see where your friends are in real time (if they have authorized), and you can post evaluations on Active Captain.
Red Head, Key Largo, FL, US 
Karen & Jeffrey Siegel
"Locations" does the friend display - it'll be combined with the Companion this year. The goal of 2016 is to simplify everything.
Anicca, Brownsville, WA, US 
Neta and Rick Kerby
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