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ArcGIS By Example by Hussein Nasser

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Enabling signal maneuvering and highlighting the active tower

Now that we have learned how to read and map the coordinates, we need to add the maneuver by fetching each GPS point in a specific interval instead of loading all of them to the map. This will allow us to see a real-time view of the actual path.

Loading the GPS file

To start simulating real-time maneuvering, we should first read the coordinates from the file into memory. To do that, follows these steps:

  1. Open our TelZaViBa project from C:\ArcGISByExample\telzaviba\Code if you have closed it.
  2. Double-click on btnRealTime to open its code.
  3. First we will need to add a Windows Form to ask the user to select the GPS file instead of hardcoding it. To add a Windows Form, point to Project menu and ...

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