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 |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_05_permission_gps.png?direct&300 |}}|After tapping ''Next'' on this screen you will be asked to provide c:geo permission to access your location. This is needed as c:geo uses your location to calculate distance and direction to geocaches and show your position on a map.\\ \\ An Android dialog will now show up and ask you to confirm this by tapping ''While using the app''. \\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_06_permission_gps_confirm.png?direct&200 | }}|  |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_05_permission_gps.png?direct&300 |}}|After tapping ''Next'' on this screen you will be asked to provide c:geo permission to access your location. This is needed as c:geo uses your location to calculate distance and direction to geocaches and show your position on a map.\\ \\ An Android dialog will now show up and ask you to confirm this by tapping ''While using the app''. \\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_06_permission_gps_confirm.png?direct&200 | }}| 
 |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_07_basefolder.png?direct&300 |}}|c:geo will store all its user accessible data (like GPX files, offline logs, etc.) below a base folder, which you have to create or select in the next step and provide c:geo access to that folder. You can choose any folder you would like to use, we however recommend to use ''/cgeo/'' on your internal storage.\\ \\ After tapping on ''Next'' an Android directory selector will show up, which lets you navigate through your folders and allows you to create or select the desired folder. Note the menu I(marked in orange below) which offers more options like selecting the storage (e.g. internal or SD card) or creating a new folder. Once you selected the desired location tap ''Use this folder'' and afterwards tap ''Allow'' to confirm. \\ \\ <WRAP center round info 100%>As the directory selector is part of your Android operating system it might look slightly different depending on device and Android version.</WRAP>\\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_08_basefolder_selector.png?direct&200|}}{{:en:firststeps_wizard_09_basefolder_confirm.png?direct&200|}}| |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_07_basefolder.png?direct&300 |}}|c:geo will store all its user accessible data (like GPX files, offline logs, etc.) below a base folder, which you have to create or select in the next step and provide c:geo access to that folder. You can choose any folder you would like to use, we however recommend to use ''/cgeo/'' on your internal storage.\\ \\ After tapping on ''Next'' an Android directory selector will show up, which lets you navigate through your folders and allows you to create or select the desired folder. Note the menu I(marked in orange below) which offers more options like selecting the storage (e.g. internal or SD card) or creating a new folder. Once you selected the desired location tap ''Use this folder'' and afterwards tap ''Allow'' to confirm. \\ \\ <WRAP center round info 100%>As the directory selector is part of your Android operating system it might look slightly different depending on device and Android version.</WRAP>\\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_08_basefolder_selector.png?direct&200|}}{{:en:firststeps_wizard_09_basefolder_confirm.png?direct&200|}}|
-|{{:en:firststeps_wizard_10_services.png?direct&300 |}}|Now you need to setup the connection to your desired geocaching service by either tapping on ''geocaching.com'' or ''Opencaching & others''.\\ \\ After tapping ''geocaching.com'' you will see the authentication page, where you have either have to enter your existing login credentials for the website of geocaching.com.\\ \\ If you do not yet own an account, you can go to the account creation page by tapping ''Create an account'' (see orange marked box below). This will open the geocaching.com registration page, where you can create your account.\\ \\ <WRAP center round info 100%>Please note, that c:geo does not support authorization with Google, Facebook or Apple. Therefore please use the plain username/password method instead for account creation and login. Learn [[https://faq.cgeo.org/#facebook-login|in our FAQ]] how to retrieve a password for your account.</WRAP>{{:en:firststeps_wizard_11_GCAuth.png?direct&200|}}<WRAP center round help 100%>If the registration fails, please take a look in our [[http://faq.cgeo.org#login-failed|FAQ]] to get help.</WRAP>When tapping ''Opencaching & Others'' on the wizard screen you will instead see a list of supported services, where you can - similar to the example above - select the desired service and afterwards authorize to those geocaching services or create an account.\\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_14_OCAuth.png?direct&200 | }}|+|{{:en:firststeps_wizard_10_services.png?direct&300 |}}|Now you need to setup the connection to your desired geocaching service by either tapping on ''geocaching.com'' or ''Opencaching & others''.\\ \\ After tapping ''geocaching.com'' you will see the authentication page, where you have to enter your existing login credentials for the website of geocaching.com.\\ \\ If you do not yet own an account, you can go to the account creation page by tapping ''Create an account'' (see orange marked box below). This will open the geocaching.com registration page, where you can create your account.\\ \\ <WRAP center round info 100%>Please note, that c:geo does not support authorization with Google, Facebook or Apple. Therefore please use the plain username/password method instead for account creation and login. Learn [[https://faq.cgeo.org/#facebook-login|in our FAQ]] how to retrieve a password for your account.</WRAP>{{:en:firststeps_wizard_11_GCAuth.png?direct&200|}}<WRAP center round help 100%>If the registration fails, please take a look in our [[http://faq.cgeo.org#login-failed|FAQ]] to get help.</WRAP>When tapping ''Opencaching & Others'' on the wizard screen you will instead see a list of supported services, where you can - similar to the example above - select the desired service and afterwards authorize to those geocaching services or create an account.\\ {{:en:firststeps_wizard_14_OCAuth.png?direct&200 | }}|
 |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_15_Advanced.png?direct&300 |}}|This step of the wizard provides advanced setup options, which are optional. Experienced users might use this step to download offline maps, companion Router apps or restore existing c:geo backups.\\ Here are some links to the relevant user guide pages for these advanced features:\\ \\ [[.:offlinemaps|Downloading and using offline maps with c:geo]]\\ [[.:brouter|Using Brouter with c:geo]]\\ [[.:mainmenu:settings#restore|Restoring backups]]\\ \\ If you are first time user you might just select ''Skip'' for now. The mentioned options can also be configured manually at a later point of time.| |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_15_Advanced.png?direct&300 |}}|This step of the wizard provides advanced setup options, which are optional. Experienced users might use this step to download offline maps, companion Router apps or restore existing c:geo backups.\\ Here are some links to the relevant user guide pages for these advanced features:\\ \\ [[.:offlinemaps|Downloading and using offline maps with c:geo]]\\ [[.:brouter|Using Brouter with c:geo]]\\ [[.:mainmenu:settings#restore|Restoring backups]]\\ \\ If you are first time user you might just select ''Skip'' for now. The mentioned options can also be configured manually at a later point of time.|
 |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_16_done.png?direct&300 |}}|The least screen of the configuration wizard provides a summary of the results. Ideally it should look like the example shown.\\ If some steps are shown as not completed you might use ''Previous'' to go back and check again, else just tap on ''Finish'' to close the wizard.\\ \\ **Happy Caching with c:geo!**| |{{:en:firststeps_wizard_16_done.png?direct&300 |}}|The least screen of the configuration wizard provides a summary of the results. Ideally it should look like the example shown.\\ If some steps are shown as not completed you might use ''Previous'' to go back and check again, else just tap on ''Finish'' to close the wizard.\\ \\ **Happy Caching with c:geo!**|
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