Using your Pocket PC for navigation is cool: just connect
it to a GPS receiver and start driving! There is a number of applications that
enable your PDA for navigation. TomTom Navigator is a good choice.
One of the advantages of TomTom Navigator is that it
allows you to download so called "overlays" from the internet. These overlays
contain the coordinates of so called "points of interest" (POI's). If you put
these overlays in the directory that contains the map data, TomTom Navigator
will show the POI's on the screen:
So what do you need CheckPOInt for?
TomTom Navigator shows the POI's on the screen, but when you're driving you
can't watch your PDA's display all the time.
That's why CheckPOInt was written: to give you an audible warning when you
approach a POI.
As you can see in the screenshot, some of the overlays you
can download contain the coordinates of speed cameras. Therefore one of the
purposes you can use CheckPOInt for is to warn you when you approach one. Not
that you're speeding all the time; but just that single occasion when you're in
See the manual for the
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