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Brief description of program GeoConv

Program GeoConv is a command line, freeware utility to:

GeoConv is command-based (not interactive).

GeoConv is written by Eino Uikkanen for free use of anyone needing its functionalities - that is, GeoConv is a freeware program.

Is GeoConv right tool for you?

Once you have installed and studied GeoConv, you have the most powerful tool in your hands. On the other hand, installing, studying and setting up GeoConv is not a quick and easy task. There is no way of getting a quick try of GeoConv either. Therefore you should carefully consider the volume, diversity and complexity of your conversion needs before deciding to use GeoConv.

Try to find a simpler interactive and more specific solution or software, if:

If you need file format conversion without user defined datum conversion or projected coordinate conversion, GPSBabel might be a good choice instead of GeoConv. GPSBabel converts waypoints, tracks, and routes from one format to another, whether that format is a common mapping format like Delorme, Streets and Trips, or even a serial upload or download to a GPS unit such as those from Garmin and Magellan.

GeoConv may be an alternative for you, if:

GeoConv is definitely your choice, if:

Starting to use GeoConv

If you want to start to use GeoConv:

Available file-formats in GeoConv

User defined file-format

Coordinate formats:

Pre-defined formats

Program GeoConv