This is a BETA version of the frontend, if you wish to participate in the test, BACK UP YOUR CURRENT DESTINATORAPPS FOLDER.
With that done with...
I've not got time to write a quick FAQ right now, so just install and start playing... "Advanced GPS" is what you want to enable for the good stuff
-Advanced GPS Mode
If you have a NMEA GPS receiver, you can now connect destinator
using an advanced mode where information such as speed, heading
and number of satellites is available. If you use the winsock
control, you can even retrieve the entire NMEA string.
-Speed Camera Detection
The frontend can now notify you of approaching speed cameras.
Cameras can also be easily added to the database via a button
on the main toolbar
-Automatic Update of Speed cameras
When connected via the winsock control, you can opt to be notified
of any approaching cameras. This is useful for custom applications.
-Scroll map with hotkeys
You can define hotkeys to scroll the map and also return to the home
A hotkey can be defined to enter and exit fullscreen mode. You can
also choose to always start in fullscreen.
-Reconnect GPS on power resume
When returning from standby or hibernate, you can choose to
automatically reconnect the GPS.
There is now a navigate button on all dialogs at the bottom right of
You can now route to specific longitude and latitude coordinates.
The current speed can be overlayed on top of the mapping window
Most aspects of the infobar can now be edited (fonts, colors,
positions) by modifying the skin.
Each skin can now have it's own individual "Destinator Skin"
allowing you to change the scrollbar / fonts / internal
buttons of destinator without effecting other skins.
-Line Mute on Maneuevers
As well as Winamp and Frodo control when approaching a maneuver,
You can now optionally mute a sound line on your system.
(Wave, Mic, Line-in etc..)
Buttons can now be added to a skin to control the master volume
-New Voice Pack
A new voice pack from the PPC version has been included called
-New Winsock Control
A newer version of the Microsoft Winsock Control (MSWINSCK.OCX)
has been included. This should fix any compatability problems
with other applications and help with performance issues.
*Changes / Fixes*
The client and frontend have been merged into a single application.
This will greately increase the speed of operation.
The Estimated Times were being incorrectly calculated. It has
now been fixed.
-Button Click Simulation not working when embedded
This has now been fixed.
The map scale would reset to max if you zoomed in too far. This has
now been fixed.
-TMC Disabled by default
TMC is now disabled by default in the configuration file due to
Hotkeys have been added to perform many new functions - such as;
-Cycle Through a dialog
-Toggle Map Color Mode
-Toggle Map Orientation
-Add a speed camera
-New Winsock Commands
Many winsock commands have been added to enable lots more control
from a custom application. Please see the development folder for
-Custom OSK Keys
You can now add custom characters to the on screen keyboard
without needing to replace the preset keys
-Various other undocumented bugs have been fixed
Destinator 3 1.1.3 BETA - Full Package [12.0MB]
Edit: If you're getting errors about missing TABCTL32.OCX, download it here