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-**This site is currently under construction!** 
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-While we consider the user guide completed by now, we would like to get your feedback first. If you miss any information or see any incomplete or wrong descriptions,​ please provide us your [[support@cgeo.org?​subject=User Guide Feedback|feedback]]! 
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-We started translating this guide to other languages. We need contributors,​ who are willing to help us translating this guide into their mother language. If you are interested in helping us with that, just [[support@cgeo.org?​Subject=User Guide Translation|let us know]]. 
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 ==== About c:geo ==== ==== About c:geo ====
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-c:geo is an open source, full-featured,​ always ready-to-go unofficial client for geocaching.com and offers basic support for other geocaching platforms (such as Opencaching). It does not require a web browser or exports - just install it and start right away.+c:geo is an open source, full-featured,​ always ready-to-go unofficial ​Android ​client for geocaching.com and offers basic support for other geocaching platforms (such as Opencaching). It does not require a web browser or exports - just install it and start right away.
  
 c:geo is only a client application for geocaching and is not associated with any specific geocaching service provider. c:geo is only a client application for geocaching and is not associated with any specific geocaching service provider.
  
  
-===== Getting ​started ​=====+===== Getting ​Started ​=====
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-  * [[installation|Installation ​and update of c:geo]] - How and from where to install c:geo and get updates? +  * [[installation|Installing ​and updating ​c:geo]] - How to download, ​install, and get updates for c:geo 
-  * [[installation#​permissions|c:​geo device permissions]] - Why does c:geo need the requested permissions on your device?+  * [[installation#​permissions|c:​geo device permissions]] - Device permissions needed for using c:geo
  
-  * [[firststeps|First steps with c:geo]] - First start of the app and authentication of the geocaching services +  * [[firststeps|First steps with c:geo]] - How to authenticate with geocaching services ​in c:geo 
-  * [[basicuse|Basic ​use of c:geo]] - What is Geocaching ​and how to find your first geocache with c:geo?+  * [[basicuse|Basic c:geo usage]] - What is geocaching ​and how to find your first geocache with c:geo
  
  
-===== Users manual ​=====+===== Users' Manual ​=====
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-==== Main menu ====+==== Main screen ​====
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-  * [[.mainmenu:​start|Main screen]] ​ The functions of the main menu +  * [[.mainmenu:​start|Main screen]] - Access ​the main functions of c:geo 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​start#​top_bar_menu|Top bar menu]] - The menu functions ​on the upper section of the main screen ​ +    * [[.mainmenu:​start#​top_bar_menu|Top bar menu]] - Access additional ​functions  
-    * [[.mainmenu:​livemap|Live Map]] - The live map of geocaches +    * [[.mainmenu:​livemap|Live Map]] - View a live map of geocaches 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​lists#​cache_list|Nearby Search]] - Search for caches ​in your surrounding +    * [[.mainmenu:​lists#​cache_list|Nearby Search]] - Search for caches ​near you 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​lists|Stored Caches]] - Locally ​stored geocaches +    * [[.mainmenu:​lists|Stored Caches]] - View locally ​stored geocaches 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​search|Search]] - Search for Geocaches ​and Trackables +    * [[.mainmenu:​search|Search]] - Search for geocaches ​and trackables 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​goto|Go to]] - Direct navigation ​to arbitrary coordinates +    * [[.mainmenu:​goto|Go to]] - Navigate ​to arbitrary coordinates 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​globaltypefilter|Global Cache Type Filter]] - Filtering of cache types +    * [[.mainmenu:​globaltypefilter|Global Cache Type Filter]] - Filter the displayed ​cache types 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​start#​bottom_section|Status infos]] - The status ​info shown on the lower section of the main screen+    * [[.mainmenu:​start#​bottom_section|Bottom section]] - Monitor your status ​information
  
-  * [[.mainmenu:​settings|Settings]] - Configuring ​the application+  * [[.mainmenu:​settings|Settings]] - Configure ​the application
  
 ==== Geocaches ==== ==== Geocaches ====
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-  * [[cachedetails|Geocache details]] - Explanation of the cache detail pages +  * [[cachedetails|Geocache details]] - View geocache details 
-  * [[Logging|Logging of Geocaches]] - Logging of your Geocaching ​finds+  * [[Logging|Logging of Geocaches]] - Log your geocache ​finds
  
 ==== Trackables ==== ==== Trackables ====
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-  * [[trackabledetails|Trackable details]] - Explanation of the trackable ​page +  * [[trackabledetails|Trackable details]] - View trackable ​details 
-  * [[loggingtb|Trackable handling]] - Handling ​and Logging of Trackables+  * [[loggingtb|Trackable handling]] - Search for and log trackables
  
-==== Coordinates and Navigation ​====+==== Coordinates and navigation ​====
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-  * [[coordinatedialog|Coordinate input dialog]] - Explanation of coordinate input  +  * [[coordinatedialog|Coordinate input dialog]] - Enter specific coordinates ​ 
-  * [[coordinatedialog#​waypoint_calculator|Waypoint Calculator]] - Usage of the waypoint calculator +  * [[coordinatedialog#​waypoint_calculator|Waypoint Calculator]] - Calculate waypoints 
-  * [[navigation|Navigation]] - Explanation of the supported navigation methods and tools +  * [[navigation|Navigation]] - Navigate using the supported navigation methods and tools 
-  * [[compass|Compass]] - Using the compass+  * [[compass|Compass]] - Navigate using the built-in ​compass
  
 ==== Offline functions ==== ==== Offline functions ====
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-  * [[offline|Offline caching]] - Offline use +  * [[offline|Offline caching]] - Using c:geo offline 
-    * [[offline#​gpx_import|GPX import]] - Importing caches ​from GPX files +    * [[offline#​gpx_import|GPX import]] - Import geocaches ​from GPX files 
-    * [[.mainmenu:​pocketquery|Pocket queries]] - Viewing ​and importing pocket queries +    * [[.mainmenu:​pocketquery|Pocket queries]] - View and import Pocket Queries 
-    * [[offline#​offline_logging|Offline logging]] - Logging caches ​offline +    * [[offline#​offline_logging|Offline logging]] - Log geocaches while offline 
-    * [[offline#​field_note_export|Field Notes]] - Exporting ​field notes +    * [[offline#​field_note_export|Field Notes]] - Export ​field notes 
-    * [[offline#​offline_maps|Offline Maps]] - Usage of offline maps +    * [[offline#​offline_maps|Offline Maps]] - Set up offline maps 
  
 ===== Quick Reference ===== ===== Quick Reference =====
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   * [[coordformat|Coordinate formats]]   * [[coordformat|Coordinate formats]]
   * [[attributes|Attribute icons]]   * [[attributes|Attribute icons]]
-  * [[.mainmenu:​utilityprograms|Useful other apps]]+  * [[.mainmenu:​utilityprograms|Other useful ​apps]]
  
-===== Special ​functions ​and hints =====+===== Special ​Functions ​and Hints =====
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-  * [[intents|Using geocaching related links]] +  * [[intents|Open geocaching-related links with c:geo]]
-  * [[nfc|Sharing caches ​with NFC]]+
   * [[hiddenfunctions|Hidden functions in c:geo]]   * [[hiddenfunctions|Hidden functions in c:geo]]
-  * [[https://​send2.cgeo.org|Using ​send2cgeo]]+  ​* [[nfc|Sharing geocaches through NFC]] 
 +  ​* [[https://​send2.cgeo.org|Using ​Send2cgeo]]. 
 +  * [[spoilersync|Synchronizing spoiler pictures from external sources to c:geo]] 
 +  * [[notecoords|Waypoints created for coordinates in personal notes]]
  
 ===== FAQ ===== ===== FAQ =====
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-If you have special ​problem or error, please ​do also take a look at our [[http://​faq.cgeo.org|FAQ]] ​to find a solution.+If you encounter ​a problem or error, please ​check our [[http://​faq.cgeo.org|FAQ]] ​for possible solutions.
  
-===== About this manual ​=====+===== About this Manual ​=====
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-  * [[translation|Help ​translating ​this user guide!]]+  * [[translation|Help ​translate ​this user guide!]]
   * [[ebook_help|Download a PDF version of this guide]]   * [[ebook_help|Download a PDF version of this guide]]
  
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-As c:geo is continuously ​advanced ​and updated, ​it might be possible that this user guide is not reflecting ​the most recent ​changes.+As c:geo is continuously ​being improved ​and updated, this user guide may not reflect ​the most recent ​app version.
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   * [[https://​twitter.com/​android_gc|c:​geo on Twitter]]   * [[https://​twitter.com/​android_gc|c:​geo on Twitter]]
  
-  * [[https://​github.com/​cgeo/​|c:​geo ​Development ​on GitHub]] +  * [[https://​github.com/​cgeo/​|c:​geo ​development ​on GitHub]] 
-  * [[http://​www.cgeo.org/​development|Get involved and contribute to the c:geo development]]+  * [[http://​www.cgeo.org/​development|Get involved and contribute to c:geo development]]
   * [[https://​www.paypal.com/​cgi-bin/​webscr?​cmd=_s-xclick&​hosted_button_id=AQBS7UP76CXW2|Donate via PayPal]]   * [[https://​www.paypal.com/​cgi-bin/​webscr?​cmd=_s-xclick&​hosted_button_id=AQBS7UP76CXW2|Donate via PayPal]]
  
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