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 Posted: Wed Jan 1st, 2020 08:42 am
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Hi there guys. Is there someone that can help me on how to create a KMZ file, I have lots of placemarks ant will share on the forum.

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 Posted: Mon Jan 6th, 2020 10:40 am
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Right click on the placemark in the legend bar on the left and go to save as and then upload them here

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 Posted: Tue Jan 7th, 2020 05:25 am
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CACTUS JACK
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create a folder on the left called "fishing spots" or something. Drag and drop all your placemarks in this folder. Right click on the "fishing spots" folder and "save as" - choose a location and a name. This will automatically save it as a .kmz that can be shared.

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 Posted: Tue Jan 7th, 2020 06:47 am
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Poenskop26 wrote: Hi there guys. Is there someone that can help me on how to create a KMZ file, I have lots of placemarks ant will share on the forum.
@poenskop26 I emailed you ( and attached here) my collected list(s).

All credit to the previous guys that took the time and share.

Attachment: Collected Fishing Spots.kmz (Downloaded 30 times)

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 Posted: Tue Jan 7th, 2020 10:25 am
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Thanks a lot Tool fan, thank you very much, I really appreciate it/. Regards Hennie

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 Posted: Wed Jan 8th, 2020 08:06 am
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some more for your collection

Attachment: SA Coast.kmz (Downloaded 30 times)

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 Posted: Fri Jan 24th, 2020 10:28 am
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Tool_Fan
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@Poenskop26 hows the process going?

Can you share anything?

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 Posted: Fri Jan 24th, 2020 12:58 pm
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Poenskop26
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Tool_Fan wrote:
@Poenskop26 hows the process going?

Can you share anything?


Extremely slow, guys don't want to share spots, It takes me about 4 days to pinpoint and chart a spot. I understand why they don't want to share, there are real )(*&^%$#@! out there that destroy and rape our coast. I even put my E-Mail out but no responses. If you want a location pleas ask and if I have it I will let you know.

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 Posted: Tue Feb 4th, 2020 11:39 am
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Poenskop26 wrote: Tool_Fan wrote:
@Poenskop26 hows the process going?

Can you share anything?


Extremely slow, guys don't want to share spots, It takes me about 4 days to pinpoint and chart a spot. I understand why they don't want to share, there are real )(*&^%$#@! out there that destroy and rape our coast. I even put my E-Mail out but no responses. If you want a location pleas ask and if I have it I will let you know.

LOL
Most of the spots have been shared and discovered already.
Anyway.

Take your time. Will recheck in sometime. All the best.

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 Posted: Tue Feb 4th, 2020 07:30 pm
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A helluva lot of spots I found labelled on gov 1:50000 maps..FYI..dealing with the gov mapping dept also was an absolute pleasure. The digital copys are free if you take blank DVD's to the offices and ask for them. Same ones you'd pay a fortune for from mapstudio etc..made with our tax moneys and digital copies free if you contact the dept.

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 Posted: Wed Feb 5th, 2020 05:00 am
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Poenskop26
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Dr halibut hoffman wrote:
A helluva lot of spots I found labelled on gov 1:50000 maps..FYI..dealing with the gov mapping dept also was an absolute pleasure. The digital copys are free if you take blank DVD's to the offices and ask for them. Same ones you'd pay a fortune for from mapstudio etc..made with our tax moneys and digital copies free if you contact the dept.

Thanx Doc, will google where to go in Pretoria. Again thank you

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