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Newly downloaded maps - DCT Error

Postby naviboy » Sun May 01, 2022 10:12 pm

Downloaded 2 maps for UK & ROI & Canada & Alaska, both have META Files.

Ran FastActivate, and updated, updated Meta.txt and ran Patch maps etc.
Both maps have a dct error ?
Both maps speedcams etc ov2 dct's ok

How can I access the META File for the maps to check the coding and edit if need be. WordPad or NotePad will not open them in readable text.

Is there another reason for the dct errors.

Not had this issue with previous maps over the years.

Thanks
TomTom One V3 - 5.5277 BL - 9.510 NC - UK & ROI 1030_9519 - Western US & Canada 1005_8764 - 4GB SD Card
TomTom One XL - 5.5128 BL - 9.541 SE NC - UK & ROI 1030_9519 - 4GB SD Card
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Re: Newly downloaded maps - DCT Error

Postby fredderf » Mon May 02, 2022 5:39 am

It's all in the help file but...copy the meta's you require into a file called mymeta.txt and use that to activate
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Re: Newly downloaded maps - DCT Error

Postby pe1agp » Mon May 02, 2022 5:47 am

There is a good chance that when you get the meta.txt via Fastactivate you will get a wrong old meta.txt.
It is best to search here for a meta.txt
The normal meta.txt can be edited with any editor, that it doesn't work indicates that you didn't get the right file
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