Magellan Direct Route CD
||Add detailed street maps, automated street
routing, and turn-by-turn directions to your Magellan®
GPS handheld receiver! Magellan MapSend®
DirectRouteTM is a major advance in
mapping software, guiding you to your destination with turn-by turn
visual guidance and audio prompts. MapSend DirectRoute works on a wide
variety of Magellan GPS handheld receivers that our customers
currently enjoy for outdoor recreational adventures.
our Magellan Meridian Color Traveler - Packaged with MapSend Direct
Magellan Direct Route CD
Add automated street routing with turn-by-turn directions to your
Magellan® GPS handheld receiver!
Magellan MapSend® DirectRouteTM is a major advance
in mapping software, guiding you to your destination by adding detailed
street maps, automated street routing, turn-by turn visual guidance and
audio prompts to the Magellan GPS handheld receiver you currently enjoy
for outdoor recreational adventures.
Now you can use automated street routing to navigate to your destination,
go exploring, mark waypoints and track points in the outdoors and find
your way home all on a single Magellan GPS handheld receiver.
MapSend DirectRoute makes getting where you’re going even easier using
your Magellan Meridian® Color, Meridian Platinum, Meridian
Gold, or Meridian Marine, SporTrak® Color, SporTrak Pro, or
SporTrak Pro Marine GPS handheld receiver.
Simply enter an address or pick a destination from popular landmarks and
you’re on your way!
Enter your destination and MapSend DirectRoute automatically calculates
shortest time street routing, giving you turn-by-turn directions that can
be viewed on your map screen or in a route list. Shortest time routing is
based on the length of various street path choices and the posted speed
limits on these street paths.
Visual and audio prompts
As you walk, ride or drive the city streets, MapSend DirectRoute beeps and
the screen shows a visual prompt to let you know when to make the next
Three ways to enter your destination
Enter your destination using the GOTO key on your Magellan GPS handheld
- Select from a list of Points of Interest (POI); e.g. ATMs, Gas
Stations, Hotels, etc.
- Key in a street name or address
- Use the cursor to pinpoint your destination on the map
Note: Don’t attempt to enter information to calculate your route while
driving, walking or engaging in another activity that requires your full
If you miss a turn or take a detour, the GOTO key on your Magellan GPS
handheld receiver will quickly recalculate your route.
It’s easy to define regions on your PC and download detailed street-level
maps of the U.S. and Canada1 (Europe coming soon) in areas as
large as 64 MB. MapSend DirectRoute uses top quality street mapping and
Points of Interest from NAVTECH®.
Extensive Points of Interest
Select your destination from thousands of Points of Interest including
hotels, gas stations, tourist attractions, parks, lakes, amusement and
entertainment venues, restaurants, and more. MapSend DirectRoute includes
important information such as addresses and phone numbers for most Points
of Interest, making it easy to call ahead for ticket information and
Create a Route to an Address or Point of Interest in 5 Simple Steps
with DirectRoute’s Easy-to-Use Interface
1Major cities in Canada.
Your Magellan GPS handheld receiver must be running version 5.0 Magellan
receiver software or higher in order to use MapSend DirectRoute. At
startup, your unit will display the software version.