Reporting Road Closures for Traffic service

Hello Mappers, Many of us are aware of the possibility  to report Road Closures in Map Creator that will be used for our Traffic service. If you don’t remember it’s easy to access this functionality via the road attributes menu on the last option in the toolbar: Road Closures – as shown in the image below. Please fill the information with the following instructions: As detailed/precise … Continue reading Reporting Road Closures for Traffic service

Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience

Dear Mappers, Your editing work has been absolutely fantastic, and we want to make sure that it’s integrated as quickly and efficiently as possible. Therefore, we’ve created the following short checklist for you to use when adding or fixing roads: 1. Smooth geometry While adding/editing a geometry, try to smooth it as much as possible, to prevent a sharp angle validation. See example in image … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience

New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Hi Mappers, This week we would like to share with you some new features present in Map Creator: 1. Protected Roads removed Some of you might have noticed that now you can modify what we call ‘Protected geometry’ in Map Creator. In order to identify what is protected – when you select a road that is protected you’ll see an icon with letter A on … Continue reading New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Help..?

Dear Mappers, Often we are asked by community members and users of the Map Creator: where they can find explanations for using the Map Creator, how they can contact us, information about programs and activities, if there is a forum to discuss with other users, etc. With this article we want to give you some general guidance for the usage of our Map Creator.😃 Landing … Continue reading Help..?

Map Creator tips & tricks: Disconnected Geometry

Dear Mappers, Here are some good tips that will help you for coding geometry in Map Creator: You can speed up the process of moderation of many users’ edits, by simply paying special attention while editing in several categories. The background is that many edits, which are not done completely or even in a wrong way, cause error validations. Our moderators have to check and correct … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: Disconnected Geometry

New feature in Map Creator: Safety Cameras

Dear Mappers, Have you already noticed the new feature to add 📹 Safety Cameras in Map Creator? 😏 We give you a detailed view of the new menus, such as viewing, adding, changing or deleting safety cameras. Hereby step by step mini-tutorial: To view the safety cameras activate the menu in the upper bar in the right corner. A question will be asked if you want to … Continue reading New feature in Map Creator: Safety Cameras

Map Creator tips & tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator

Dear Mappers, Please read about speed limit coding and legal dividers in Map Creator. What to code and what not to code? 🤔 Temporary vs Permanent Speed Limits From time to time, we receive the information, that users have coded temporary speed limits as permanent limits and unfortunately this comes into our map. As a general rule, only permanent speed limits must be coded in the … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator