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Memory-Map 6 PC vs. Mac

This article details the main differences between the Memory-Map 6 application when run under a Windows environment and a Mac OS environment.
Please be aware that the Mac version of Memory-Map 6 is an upgraded version of the Memory-Map iOS app rather than a direct 'port' of the Memory-Map PC application. As such some features may have slightly less options or work in slightly different ways between the PC and Mac applications.

FEATURE Windows PC Mac OS
Compatibility with media based Memory-Map map files Yes 
pre 2010 maps will require the Classic Maps Compatibility feature and 3rd Party Maps will require the Import Maps feature
Yes 
pre 2010 maps will require the Classic Maps Compatibility feature and 3rd Party Maps will require the Import Maps feature
Digital Map Store Yes Yes
Route Planning Yes Yes
Import/Export overlay data with compatible GPS devices Yes
Memory-Map is able to communicate directly with some legacy GPS devices. GPX file import/export is the recommended way of transferring data

Yes

GPX file import/export is supported. There is no direct communication with legacy devices.

Live GPS data

Yes

Only Serial or virtual COM port devices

Yes 
Serial, BlueTooth, and WiFi GPS devices are supported
Cloud Sync Yes Yes
Printing Yes Yes 
Print at defined scale and relief shading options not available at this time
3D World Yes No
Place Name Search Yes Yes
Image Export Yes (where permitted by Map publisher) No