Offline maps & Mapbox
Offline maps & Mapbox is part of Mapit Pro extension allowing users to use offline .mbtiles file and access maps from Mapbox platform.
- Offline maps
To use an offline map in Mapit you need to generate .mbtiles file using your favourite software (e.g.Maperitive, MapTiler, qGIS or other software available) and put it into internal or external device memory to MapIt->OfflineMaps folder.
You can download sample file (Glen Etive UK). The above sample file can be visible from zoom level 12 to 16.
2. Mapbox Maps
Mapbox is very dynamically growing platform and one of the biggest providers of custom online maps. Create your account and access your maps in MapIt.
To start work with Mapbox you need to create an account and get the access token for your content.
The token is available from the project page of the Mapbox account:
Your personal access token must be set in MapIt Settings->Cloud Accounts->Mapbox->Mapbox Access Token:
The token verification take place when it is added and if the token is valid access to Mapbox content is granted:
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