[gps-talkusers] Re: Some questions about the new version

  • From: Todd Patkus <tpatkus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gps-talkusers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 11 Jul 2004 19:54:59 GMT

Hello, Peggy,

If you read all of my e-mail, you will understand why!  A CD drive cannot read 
a DVD, but if you had a DVD drive, it will read both CDs/DVDs, yes.  You will 
find out yourself later.

Thank you.


> ----- Original Message -----
>From: Peggy Kern <kernsac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>To: gps-talkusers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Date: Sun, 11 Jul 2004 11:37:06 -0700
>Subject: [gps-talkusers] Re: Some questions about the new version

>Todd, I personally wouldn't want the maps and poi's on DVD, because my
>computer doesn't have a DVD player (unless you can play DVD's on a regular
>CD rom).  I think having it on CD probably makes it more accessible to more
>people who perhaps have older computers.


>At 08:57 AM 7/11/2004 +0000, you wrote:
>>Hello, Mike M.!

>>Thank you for being very well-detailed on what you have said shown
>>below.  That helps us better understand what it is all about.

>>I should like to suggest something.  What is it, eh?  What about replacing
>>the CDs with DVDs?  That would mean less bulk.  How?  We have eight CDs
>>now, but if we replaced them with DVDs, we would have say two or three,
>>depending upon how much space the maps take.  I think it is something that
>>will do better for Sendero.  What do y'all think?


>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>From: Michael May <MikeMay@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>To: gps-talkusers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2004 08:14:09 -0700
>>>Subject: [gps-talkusers] Re: Some questions about the new version

>>>Let me address several questions posed in recent emails.

>>>The first batch of Version 3s are shipping today.  Hey, they even have
>>>Braille labels on them this time.  You get a folder with 8 map CDs and a
>>>paper envelope with a CD containing the POIs, document files and the 30-day
>>>full Version.  Within 2 weeks, you will get your serialized version by
>>>email.  We will get it to you before leaving for Hawaii Mary Ellen.  If
>>>anyone has trouble copying maps to a Compact Flash card, you can always
>>>send me the card and we will do it.  You really want to do this from a PC or
>>>laptop and not from one card to another on the BN.

>>>Make sure and Read the ReadMe file and the manual too if you want the
>>>entire scoop.


>>>At 07:55 AM 7/9/2004, you wrote:
>>>>Hi, guys.  I have a couple of questions about GPS 3, since I know it's
>>>>starting to ship.  Are we getting the version on the CD's themselves, along
>>>>with the maps and POI, or will the CD's just have the maps and POI and the
>>>>version 3 will be emailed to us?  Will we be getting the serialized
>>>>version, or is it just the 30-day trial version at this point?  Not sure if
>>>>those who said they got an email saying theirs had been shipped have
>>>>received them, or if just Mike can answer this, but thought I'd toss it
>>>>out, since this list is entirely too quiet.  <grin


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>>>Michael G.  May

>>>CEO Sendero Group

>>>Developers and distributors of BrailleNote GPS
>>>Now distributing BrailleNote, VoiceNote, Miniguide, The Tissot Silen-T
>>>tactile watch and the ID Mate, bar code reader


>>>(530) 757-6800, Fax (530) 757-6830, Mobile (530) 304-0007
>>>Sendero Group, LLC
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