CoPilot Live | Support


CoPilot Live 7 is the premium satellite navigation software for your mobile device to guide you wherever you need to go simply, safely and reliably.

Before you can begin navigating with CoPilot Live, please take a few moments to setup CoPilot Live on your device.



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Getting Started

Requirements
Hardware:
· HTC Smartphone
Installing the software
Set the correct location, date and time on your mobile device to get the best GPS functionality.

Preloaded
If your mobile device comes preloaded with CoPilot Live 7 satellite navigation software:

Simply insert the CoPilot Live memory card into the card slot of your mobile device.
Continue to Activate CoPilot Live

Note: The supplied CoPilot Live memory card contains maps for use with the CoPilot Live 7 satellite navigation software preloaded on your device. Memory card required at all times when using CoPilot Live software.

Important: How do I know if I have a preloaded version?
Select Start > Programs. If the CoPilot icon is displayed in the programs list then it was pre-installed in the factory.

Software and maps on memory card

Insert the supplied CoPilot Live memory card into the card slot of your mobile device.
Turn on your mobile device, the CoPilot Live installer will automatically start.

Note: If the installer doesn't start automatically use File Explorer to navigate
to Storage Card > 2577 and select AUTORUN.

Select a location for your installation. We recommend that you install it on your device. Select Install to continue.
CoPilot Live 7 will now install. This may take a few minutes, please be patient.
A message advising the successful installation of the CoPilot Live application will be displayed, select OK.
Continue to Activate CoPilot Live

Note: Memory card required at all times when using CoPilot Live software.
Starting up
To launch CoPilot Live 7 on your mobile device, select Start > Programs > CoPilot.


Activate CoPilot Live
If you have a full license for your CoPilot Live software, you will be asked to activate your license. This is a quick and simple process that you must complete within 4 days of starting the software.

Product Key entry
You will be asked to enter a Product Key.
Enter your product key in the boxes provided. Select Next.

Activating CoPilot Live
After you have entered your product key you will be asked to activate your license.
Press Next twice to activate now or Cancel if you prefer to activate the license later.
If you press Cancel you will still be able to use your CoPilot Live software under an evaluation license for 4 days.

Select from one of the below ways to activate your license:

Activation using the Internet connection of your mobile device
1. Select Internet and then press Next.
2. Enter your email address when requested and select Next.

CoPilot Live will try to connect to the Internet using the Internet connection
on your mobile device.

3. Once your software has been activated the Activation Successful screen will show. Select Next to continue using CoPilot Live.

Note: To activate this way you must have a mobile internet connection set up on your device.

Note: If a connection cannot be made an error screen will show and you will be asked to return to the previous screen to re-try or you can select 'No Internet'. Select Back to do this.

Activation via a PC Internet connection
If you connect your mobile device to your PC you can use the PC Internet connection to activate automatically.

Note: Your mobile device needs to be connected to your PC via either Microsoft ActiveSync (PCs running Windows XP or earlier) or Windows Mobile Device Center (PCs running Windows Vista).

Your PC must be connected to the Internet to activate automatically.

1. Tap on Internet to select it and then tap Next.
2. Enter your email address when requested and press Next.

CoPilot will automatically activate via your PC's internet connection to the activation server.

3. Once your software has been activated the Activation Successful screen will show.
Select Next to continue using CoPilot Live.

Note: If a connection cannot be made an error screen will show and you will be asked to return to the previous screen to re-try or you can select ‘No Internet’. Select Back to do this.

Activation through the CoPilot Live activation website at http://activate.alk.com
1. Select 'No Internet' from the Activate CoPilot screen. Press Next.
2. The next screen will show your product key and license number.
3. Now, visit the CoPilot activation website at http://activate.alk.com and enter your product key, license number and email address as requested. Press Submit.
4. Your activation code will be displayed on-screen and will be sent to you by email.
5. On your mobile device, press Next to continue to the next screen.
6. Enter your activation code and press Next.
7. Once your software has been activated the Activation Successful screen will show. Select Next to continue using CoPilot Live.

Data Region
If you have a single region license, will need to choose a map region for your license.

1. Select your preferred map region from the list and press Next.
2. You will be asked to confirm your data selection. Press Finish to confirm your selection.
3. Your license activation is now complete.

First time setup
The first time you use CoPilot Live on your device, you will need to complete the initial setup.

Select language and voice
On the Set Language screen you can choose which language you would like CoPilot to use and which voice you would like to hear guidance instructions in.
Use the arrows to choose your preferred option.
Select Test to hear a sample of the voice you have chosen.
When you are happy with your selections press Next.
Note: You can change these settings at anytime, select Menu > Settings > Language & Speech.

Select a distance measurement
Choose between Miles and Kilometres for the distance unit used in maps and instructions. Press Next.

Note: You can change these settings at anytime, select Menu > Settings > Map

License Agreement
You will be asked to accept the license agreement for CoPilot Live 7.
Select Accept to continue.

Safety Warning
You will be asked to accept the Safety Warning for CoPilot Live 7. Please read this carefully and then select Accept.

Tips and Tricks
CoPilot has lots of great features, to help you get to know and understand them we have included Tips and Tricks at start up.

To turn off the Tips and Tricks uncheck the 'Show Tips and Tricks' box.
To see more use scroll forwards and backwards.
To close the window, click on the cross or press Done.

To view Tips and Tricks at any time, select Menu > Tips & Tutorials > Tips & Tricks

Welcome Screen
On the Welcome screen we have included a quick menu which allows you to easily enter a Destination, select your Favourites, access your Settings, or Drive to set off. To close the quick menu, select the cross.


Safety information
Do not attempt to change the settings, or set a destination on CoPilot while you are driving. Ask a passenger to make changes, or pull over safely.

Do not leave your Mobile Device loose in the car while driving. Ensure it is correctly seated in the car mount.

GPS

Setup GPS receiver
If your mobile device has a built-in GPS receiver, CoPilot Live will automatically use this for navigation.

To find out how to setup your built-in GPS receiver manually or to select a different GPS receiver;

Select Menu > Settings > GPS > Setup GPS

On the Setup GPS Receiver screen choose between:

» Built In - to use the GPS receiver built in to your mobile device.

» Bluetooth - to set up a connection between your mobile device and a Bluetooth GPS receiver.

» Other – recommended when you are using any other GPS receiver.

Setting up a built-in GPS Receiver

Select Menu > Settings > GPS > Setup GPS
Select Built-In on the Setup GPS receiver screen. Press Next.
Choose between Automatic and Manual setup. We recommend Automatic setup.

Automatic
With Automatic selected, press Finish.

CoPilot will find and connect to the GPS receiver in your device

Once setup has been completed select Finish to complete the process.

Manual
To setup manually, select Manual.
You will need to select the COM Port that the GPS is connected to and the BAUD rate for the device.

Please consult your device manufacturer for this information.

When you have entered the information press Finish to continue.
Once setup has been completed select Finish to complete the process.

Note: If you get the message GPS Setup failed the COM Port and/or BAUD information were incorrect. Please try again.

Note: The first time you use the GPS receiver it may take a moment to determine your position.

Setting up a Bluetooth GPS Receiver
Switch on your Bluetooth receiver.
Select Menu > Settings > GPS > Setup GPS
Select Bluetooth on the Setup GPS receiver screen.
CoPilot will automatically begin searching for Bluetooth devices in your immediate vicinity. Once it has completed the search it will display a list of all nearby Bluetooth devices.

Note: If your CoPilot Live software is supplied with a GPS receiver, it will appear in the list with a name starting with BT-GPS.

Select your GPS receiver from the list. Tap Next.
To complete GPS setup press Finish.

Using Other GPS receivers
Select Menu > Settings > GPS > Setup GPS
Select Other on the Setup GPS receiver screen
Select Manual setup.
You will need to select the COM Port that the GPS is connected to and the BAUD rate for the device.

Please consult your device manufacturer for this information.

Note: If you get the message GPS Setup failed the COM Port and/or BAUD information were incorrect. Please try again.

Press Finish to continue.
Once setup has been completed select Finish to exit.

GPS Performance
It's important that the location, date and time are set correctly on your mobile device to ensure that the GPS information you receive is accurate.

The first time you use a GPS receiver it may take a moment to determine your position.

Note: You will not be able to receive a GPS signal inside buildings, tunnels, garages, multi-storey and basement car parks. To work effectively the GPS receiver needs to have a clear line of sight to the sky.
Checking the GPS status
To check the GPS Status, select Menu > Settings > GPS > GPS Status

The GPS Status screen shows detailed information regarding the GPS fix and signal strength which your mobile device uses for guidance. From this screen you can see your current latitude and longitude position, the UTC time and date, your speed and your elevation (feet above sea level).

Reset your GPS
To reset your GPS, select Menu > Settings > GPS > Reset GPS. Press Next.
Enter a city name located within 100 miles (160 km) of your current location. Press Next.
Once your GPS has been successfully reset, press Finish.
Track Playback
You can playback a previously completed journey.
1. Select Menu > Settings > GPS > Track Playback
2. Select the journey from the list and press Play.
3. To adjust the track playback, tap the demo button
4. The options are Rewind, Fast Forward, Pause, Play, Stop or play the track from the beginning. You can also speed up the track by selecting Faster or slow it down by selecting Slower.
5. To return to the track list, select the track playback button.

NaviPanel*

Access CoPilot Live through NaviPanel*

*The NaviPanel is exclusive to the HTC Touch Cruise

When your HTC Touch Cruise is placed in the supplied in-car holder, the NaviPanel will automatically launch offering you a convenient, one touch interface to HTC Footprints, the phone and CoPilot Live satellite navigation.

On the NaviPanel, select:

Navigation – to access CoPilot Live's main menu

Address – to enter an address in CoPilot Live and be guided there with clear on-screen and spoken instructions
See Entering an Address

Footprints –to navigate to a HTC Footprint using CoPilot Live.
To do this, simply:
1. Select Footprints on the NaviPanel
2. Select a category. A list of photos with location information in this category will be displayed,
3. Touch the photo that shows the place you want to visit. Press the Navigation button to be guided there by CoPilot Live.

Tip: To open Footprints, you can also:
  • Press the FOOTPRINTS button on your HTC Touch Cruise.
  • Select Start > Programs > Footprints.
  • On the Home screen, slide to the Footprints tab
Note: To learn more about HTC Footprints, refer to your HTC Touch Cruise user manual

Go Home – to enter and save your Home address in CoPilot Live, so you can access it quickly through the NaviPanel.
See Saving a destination as Home

Recent Destination – for one touch access to the Recent destinations you entered in CoPilot Live.
See To choose a Recent destination

Note: If you have not yet entered your CoPilot Live product key and activated your license, you will be asked to do so the first time you access CoPilot Live through the NaviPanel.

Setting a destination

Entering an Address
- Select Menu > Destination > Address.
- Enter the city/town name of your destination.
- Select the correct city or area when it appears in the list below. Scroll down to see more address options matching what you have typed.
- Enter the first three or four letters of the street name. As you enter the street name CoPilot will list potential matches. Select the correct street name when it appears in the list below.
- Enter the house number and select Finish, or just select Finish to skip this step.
- A Route screen will then appear, showing you a preview map of the route. Select Drive to begin navigating your route.

Tip: Quick Destination Entry
In the UK or Netherlands, if you know the full postcode of your destination, select Menu > Destination > Address. Enter in the postcode. Select a street name and key in a house number then press Finish.

Nearby points of interest
If you’re running low on fuel, looking for a place to park or you fancy a bite to eat, CoPilot has thousands of ready-loaded Points of Interest (POIs) to search.
- Select Menu > Nearby POI.
- From the list, select a category. For example, Petrol Station.
- After a few moments a list of nearby petrol stations will appear, in order of distance from your current location.
- Select the petrol station you wish to visit then press Add Stop
- A preview map of the route to your selected POI will appear.
- Select Drive to begin navigating the route.

Tip: Call ahead
- You can call direct to a selected POI. Once you have found a POI, select it then press Details.
- If the phone number for this POI is available the Call button will be available. Press Call to ring the POI via your mobile device.

Tip: POI in the city
You can search for a POI within a city, near your current location or along your route by pressing Menu > Destination > Points of Interest.

You can search for a particular POI within a category, by name. For more details, see Advanced POI Search

Advanced POI Search
If you want to visit a specific POI without inputting the address, you can search the POI database and set it as a destination.

1. Select Menu > Destination > Points of Interest.

2. Choose to select a category or search all. If you check the Pick Category box, select the correct category.

3. Select Type to specify a subcategory. Press Next.

4. On the next screen, if you know the name of the place you want to visit, enter it here. Press Next.

5. Select a location option: choose from Near current location, Along my route, In a City or Near an Address to search for a related POI. Press Next.

For Near current location and Along my route, the POI list will be automatically generated.

If you selected In a City, enter the name of the city or town nearest the POI you are searching for.

If you selected Near an Address, enter a city, street name and house number (optional).

6. CoPilot will then search thousands of POIs. When complete a list of the nearest matches will appear on screen.

7. Select the correct POI from the list:

 Press Details to view it on a map. CoPilot will also display the phone number of the POI if available. Press Call to ring the POI via your mobile device or press Back to return to the POI list.

8. For CoPilot to create a route from your current location to your selected POI:

Select Add Stop.

Saving a destination as Home
Save your home address so you don’t have to enter it every time you wish to be directed home.
Select Menu > Destination > Home.
Enter your home city/town name.
Select the correct city or area when it appears in the list below the city field. Scroll down to see more address options matching what you have typed.
Enter your street name. As you enter the street name CoPilot will list potential matches. Select the correct street name when it appears in the list below.
Enter your house number and select Finish, or just select Finish to skip this step.

Tip: Postcode search
In the UK or Netherlands, if you know the full postcode of your destination, select Menu > Destination > Address. Enter in the postcode. Select a street name and key in a house number then press Finish.

Saving a destination as Work
Save your work address so you don't have to enter it every time you wish to be directed to work.
Select Menu > Destination > Work.
Enter your work city/town name.
Select the correct city or area when it appears in the list below the city field. Scroll down to see more address options matching what you have typed.
Enter the street name. As you enter the street name CoPilot will list potential matches. Select the correct street name when it appears in the list below.
Enter your office number and select Finish, or just select Finish to skip this step.

Save your Favourite destinations
You can save other addresses to your Favourites list, so you can access them quickly.
Select Menu > Destination > Favourites.
Choose to add the favourite by inputting the address/postcode (select Entering an Address) or by locating it on a map (Pick on Map) or any of the other ways to enter a destination.
When you’ve successfully added the address or location, it will appear in your Favourites list.

Edit or delete Favourites
To edit or delete a location in your Favourites list:
Select a favourite then press Manage and choose to Edit, Delete or Delete All.
Edit will open an enter address screen so you can change the location.
Delete will erase the currently highlighted location.
Delete all will erase all the locations in your favourite(s) list. Including your Home and Work addresses.

Note: You will be asked to confirm you wish to delete an item. If you select Yes the address/es will be lost.
Add New
To enter a new favourite destination, press Add New.
To choose a Recent destination
Recent provides quick and easy access to the last 50 destinations that you entered.

Select Menu > Destination > Recent.

Note: Your recent list will store the last 50 addresses you have entered. When the list is full each new address will replace an older inactive address.

To delete the list:
Select Menu > Destination > Recent > Clear All.

To choose a Contact's address as a destination
You can select an address from any Contacts that you have stored in your device.
- Select Menu > Destination > Contact.
- Enter your contact name to automatically recall the address saved in your mobile device.

Pick on map
You can also select a destination from the map.
- Select Menu > Destination > Pick on Map.
- A map of the area around your current location will be displayed. Pan and zoom around the map and select your desired destination when you find it.

To choose an Intersection for your destination
- Select Menu > Destination > Intersection.
- Enter the city/town name of your destination.
- You will be asked to enter the first road and then the second.
- CoPilot will calculate your route to the point where they meet

Use PhotoNav* to select a photo with location information
*PhotoNav feature only available on the HTC Touch Cruise

Discovering a quiet beach or a breathtaking view can make any journey worthwhile. Take a photo using the camera on your HTC Touch Cruise not only captures the moment, it can also record your exact GPS position meaning that CoPilot Live can bring you back to the same place again and again.

To create a new photo with location information

1. Do one of the following:
On the Home screen, slide to the Photos and Videos tab and then tap the Camera icon. Use the Navigation Control button to select GPS Photo.
Select Start > Programs > Camera. Use the Navigation Control button to select GPS Photo.
Press Camera on the Home screen. Use the Navigation Control button to select GPS Photo.

Note: GPS fix required.

2. To capture a photo at your current location, press Enter on the Navigation Control.

When you take a photo, your device uses GPS to record your exact position and other location information which is stored with the photo.

Note: Please refer to your mobile devices user manual for more information on how to use the camera and take photos with location information.

Navigate to a photo location

PhotoNav provides you with easy access to photos with location information.

Select Menu > Destination > PhotoNav
A list of photos with location information and an image thumbnail will be displayed.
Select the photo that shows the place you want to visit.
Press Details to view it on a map. CoPilot will also display the lat and long of the place as well as a photo thumbnail.
Select Drive. A preview map of the route to your selected photo will appear. Press Drive to begin navigating the route.

Tip: Import photos with location information to your mobile device so you can navigate to them using PhotoNav. You can share photos with location information with others.
Connect your mobile device to your PC using the sychronisation software and cable supplied with your phone, Then, use File Explorer to browse and copy these photos to either:
My Device > My Documents > My POI
My Device > Storage Card > My Documents > My POI

Tip: Send a photo with location information to others using e-mail or MMS. Refer to your mobile devices user manual for more details.
Selecting a destination using Lat and Long
If you know the latitude and longitude of your destination you can enter them directly.
Select Menu > Destination > Coordinates.
Choose to set the latitude and longitude in Degrees Minutes Seconds, Decimal Degrees or Decimal Minutes. You can also use the OS Grid.
Enter a latitude and longitude in the appropriate format depending on which one you selected.
CoPilot will take a few moments to find the point. When it is located a map will appear with the location pinpointed by a red flag.
Select Drive to begin navigating your route.

Saving your Current Location
If you are outside and have a GPS fix, you can save your current location.

Select Menu > Save Current Location.
Enter a name for the destination. Press Save.
The location will be saved in your Favourites list which can be accessed to enter the saved location as a destination in the future.

Planning your journey

Entering multiple destinations for your journey
CoPilot allows you to plan a trip with multiple destinations.
Select Menu > Plan or Edit Trip.
Select Add Stop and choose Address.
Add the first address in the same way as Entering an address
Select Add Stop again to add your second, third, fourth, etc. address

Customising your trip
When you have entered all your required stops you can change the order they appear in.
Enter a journey with multiple destinations, see Entering multiple destinations for your journey
Select the destination you wish to move.
A pop-up menu will appear containing a list of options.
Press Options to display a pop-up menu showing a list of options.
Select Move Up, Move Down, Move to Start or Move to End.
The selected stop will move to its new position in the trip list.

Show on Map
Select Menu > Plan or Edit Trip.
Select Add Stop and choose one of the destination entry options described in Setting a destination
Select a destination from the Plan Trip list.
If you select Show on Map from the pop-up menu, a map of the area around the selected stop will be displayed.

Setting waypoints
CoPilot can route you through a certain point without considering it as a stop. By setting Waypoints you can adjust CoPilot's route, to calculate a detour via the waypoint.

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Select Menu > Plan or Edit Trip.
- Select Add Stop and choose one of the destination entry options described in Setting a destination
- The destination entered will appear on the Plan Trip list as a Stop, with a flag icon next to it.
- Select the destination you wish to change to a Waypoint.
- A pop-up menu will appear containing a list of options. Select Set as Waypoint.
- The address will now be listed as a Waypoint, with an arrow icon in front of the address or place to indicate that is it a Waypoint.

Tip: To change a Waypoint back to a Stop tap the destination and select Set as Stop from the pop-up menu.

Saving destinations in your planned trip as favourites
You can save addresses listed on the Plan Trip list as Favourite destinations so you can access them quickly.

Select the address you wish to save as a favourite.
A pop-up menu will appear containing a list of options. Select Add to Favourites.

Send location via SMS*
*Send location via SMS feature only available on the HTC Touch Cruise

1. You can share destinations on your planned trip list with others via SMS.
2. Select a destination from the Plan Trip list.
3. A pop-up menu will appear containing a list of options. Select Send This Location.
4. Do one of the following:
- Enter a phone number then press Next.
- Press Contacts and select one of your contacts (stored on your device). Press OK.
5. CoPilot Live will display a map preview of the location and message details. Press Send.
6. Your location information will be sent via SMS.

When travelling, you can send your location to others via SMS+
1. Select Menu > Send Location and choose My Current Location to send details of where you are or My Current Destination to send details of where you are going. Press Next.
2. Do one of the following:
- Enter a phone number then press Next.
- Press Contacts and select one of your contacts (stored on your device). Press OK.
3. CoPilot Live will display a map preview of the location and message details. Press Send.
4. Your location information will be sent via SMS.

+GPS fix required.

Delete a destination in your planned trip
To remove a destination from the Plan Trip list:

Select the destination you wish to delete
A pop-up menu will appear containing a list of options. Select Delete. You will be asked to confirm this selection. To continue with deleting the trip select Yes in the Are you Sure? window.

Optimizing stops
CoPilot has an Optimize Stops function, which will automatically rearrange the stops within a trip to create the most efficient order.
When you have planned a trip with more than 3 stops, select Optimize.
CoPilot will take a few seconds to reorder your stops for the most efficient journey.
Note: Your start point and final destination will not be altered. However, if you want the final destination to be included in the optimisation, select Options and check Optimize Final Destination.

Estimated fuel costs
You can calculate the estimated fuel costs for a trip.

Select Options.

Select the 'Show Estimated Fuel Costs' checkbox if you would like to display the fuel costs each time you calculate a trip.

Enter the average Miles Per Gallon (MPG) for your vehicle.

Set your currency using the picklist then enter the average cost per gallon.

Select OK.

Take Breaks
Set CoPilot to alert you to take a break at regular time intervals for a defined duration of time, for a trip.

- Select Options.

- Select the 'Take Breaks During Trip' checkbox

- Break Every: Select a time interval which you would like to take a break.

- Break For: Choose how long you would like to a take a break for at each break.

- Select OK.

Saving a trip
When you have finished entering all your destinations, you can save your trip to access at a later date, rather than start driving right away.
Select Save Trip.
Enter a name for the trip you are saving.
Press Save and the trip will be saved.
Loading a saved trip
Select Menu > Plan or Edit Trip.
The last trip you planned will automatically load. If you wish to load an older trip, select Load Trip and pick the trip you wish to load from the list.
Press Open.

Deleting a planned trip
Select Clear.
You will be asked to confirm this selection. To continue with deleting the trip select Yes in the Are you Sure? window.
Alternatively, select Menu > Clear Destination

Preview your route

Routing
To set the routing options for your trip; select Routing
The available settings are:
Vehicle type: Choose from Automobile, RV, Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walking or Straight Line.
Routing type: Choose whether you want CoPilot to always choose the route quickest in time or the shortest in distance. Or a route which avoids motorways.
Routing profile: select a routing profile
Tick the checkbox if you would like to display the routing type screen each time you add a destination
so you can apply a profile or set the routing options.
Select OK to apply your new routing preferences.

Route preview
To see the preview options for your journey, select Preview

Route Demo: See a preview of your journey, including instructions.
To adjust the demo, tap the demo button:

  • The options are Rewind, Fast Forward, Pause, Play, Stop or play the demo from the beginning. You can also speed up the demo by selecting Faster or slow it down by selecting Slower.

You can also choose to playback a track:

  • Select the track playback button.
  • Pick a track from the list then press Play.

Turn Maps: Displays a map of each turn of the journey. You can choose to see the Next or Previous turn. Press Close to exit.
Itinerary: Shows each direction in a written list with the distance to each turn. Press Close to exit.

Edit your planned trip
To adjust your planned trip, select Edit

You may wish to:

  • - Add a stop
  • - Delete a stop
  • - Change your stop order
  • - Optimize the trip
Begin driving
Select Drive to begin navigating your route.

Tip: Altering a trip
Once you have pressed Drive you can still change the trip entered by selecting:
Menu > Clear Destination.

Tip: Starting points
If you are planning a trip in advance and are not at the start point of your journey CoPilot will ask you to select your starting location. You can choose to navigate to the starting point, or to navigate directly to the destination from your current location.

Guidance

Driving views
You can choose from six different driving views

Select Menu > Driving Views.

Driver Safety We recommend you choose Driver Safety, which displays a simple turn instruction arrow with concise next turn instructions in large type. In driver safety mode, a map is only displayed as you approach a turn or are travelling below 10mph.

Tip: You can alter the settings of the driver safety view. See Adjusting your Safety View

3D Shows your current position, next turn and surrounding roads using a birds eye view.

2D Where Am I Displays your current location, next turn and surrounding roads on a 2D map.

2D Next Turn Displays your current location and auto zooms into the next turn on a 2D map.

2D Destination This view shows the route from your current position to your destination.

Itinerary This view shows each direction and turn in a written list, including distances.
You can use the Itinerary to check your route before you travel.

On screen information
The street name of the next approaching turn is displayed at the bottom of the map. You can choose what useful information is displayed at the base of your screen when you are driving, please see Customising the guidance screen
Tip: Take a closer look
Use the + and - buttons in 2D or 3D driving views to zoom in or out of the map view.
Customising the guidance screen
You can choose what useful information is displayed at the base of your screen when you are driving.
Tap in the bottom right hand corner of the screen.
Choose from Destination, Current Road, Next Crossroad, Next Major Road, Nearest Town, ETA & Distance, Speed & Distance, Altitude & Heading, Latitude & Longitude.

Night Map
Night Map can be activated on any of the display screen modes. It dims the screen display to reduce glare and eye strain when driving at night.
CoPilot will automatically switch to night mode based on the time and your location, or you can do it manually from the Driving Views menu.

Select Menu > Driving Views > Night Map.

To switch off Night Mode:
Select Menu > Driving Views > Day Map.

You can also alter the day and night mode settings from the Map Styles screen. See Setting Map Styles

Safety cameras

Safety alerts let you know where safety cameras are located by providing on-screen and audio warnings*. To enable this feature or to adjust the distance at which you want to be alerted.

  • Select Menu > Settings > Safety Alerts.
  • Enable or Disable the alerts by checking or unchecking the box.
  • Adjust the distance before a safety camera you would like to hear the alert.

*Not available in certain regions

Detours

You can program CoPilot to make a detour on a part of the calculated route.


Avoid Roads
Select Menu > Detour.
From the Detour options, select Avoid Roads.
An itinerary of your journey will appear. Select the road you would like to avoid then select Avoid Road.
CoPilot will take a few moments to plan an alternative to the selected road.
CoPilot will show any change in distance the new route will cause to your journey, and display a map of the new route.
Select Accept and CoPilot will begin directing you according to the new route.
If you decide not to use the new route, select Decline. CoPilot will then return to your original route.
CoPilot will save the details of roads you wish to avoid, to clear the memory, select Menu > Detour > Clear Avoided Roads

Tip: To avoid additional roads, select a road to avoid and press Avoid Road. Repeat again if required.
Change your whole journey
If you are unhappy with the whole route CoPilot has planned for you, select Menu > Detour > Alternate route.
CoPilot will compile a different route for you if a sensible alternative exists. A map of the proposed detour will be displayed. Select Accept to agree or Decline to return to the previous route.

Ending a Detour
If you are on a detour route and would like to return to the original journey, select Menu > Detour > End Detour.


Avoiding Traffic*
You can program CoPilot to make a detour from the programmed route to avoid traffic.
Select Menu > Detour.
From the Detour options, select Avoid All Traffic+.
CoPilot will use GPRS or TMC information to find traffic incidents and will automatically plan another route, avoiding traffic congestion.
CoPilot will announce the distance the new route will add/subtract from your journey and begin directing you.
Select Accept and CoPilot will begin directing you according to the new route
If you decide not to use the new route, select Decline.
CoPilot will then return to your original route.
* CoPilot Live Traffic may be provided as an optional service. Licensing variations may apply.
+ Connection to the CoPilot Live traffic service required to avoid traffic

CoPilot Live Traffic Service*

About CoPilot Live Traffic Service*
The optional CoPilot Live traffic service provides information about real-time traffic incidents on your route or in a specific location.
Traffic information can be delivered to CoPilot Live in one of two ways:
1. Using a mobile Internet connection
2. Via the RDS TMC network (requires a TMC receiver)
The availability of CoPilot Live traffic varies by region and retailer. For more information, please visit copilotgps.com/htc
CoPilot Live will automatically display any traffic incidents that affect your route and can calculate an alternative route if required.
You can also search for traffic incidents in other locations before you set-off.
* CoPilot Live Traffic may be provided as an optional service. Licensing variations may apply.
Setting-up CoPilot Live traffic
1. Traffic information delivered via Mobile Internet
Select Menu > Traffic > Traffic (GPRS) Connect
To enable wireless communications, select OK.
Note: To use traffic information delivered via the mobile Internet, you will need to have wireless Internet enabled on your mobile device. To find out if your device has wireless Internet or if your SIM is data enabled, please contact your mobile network operator. Using wireless internet with the Live service may result in data charges from your mobile network operator.

2. TMC Traffic (only supported in Windows Mobile devices)

  • Firstly connect a TMC receiver to your mobile device.
  • In CoPilot Live, select Menu > Traffic > Settings.
  • Select TMC as the Traffic Source.
  • Select TMC Settings.
  • Select the correct GPS COM port and Baud Rate settings (please refer to your TMC Receiver's instructions).
  • Select Connect.
  • We recommend that you select Automatic in the TMC Tuner/RDS section. (You can search for a traffic signal manually by selecting Manual.

Select Close then OK.

Search for traffic incidents
To search for traffic incidents along your current route:
Select Menu > Traffic > Traffic on Route.

To search for traffic incidents in a City:
Select Menu > Traffic > Traffic in a City.
Enter the city/town name of where you would like to check for traffic destination.

To search for all traffic incidents:
Select Menu > Traffic > View Traffic Incidents

Using traffic incidents
Once CoPilot has found traffic incidents highlight and select one to view detailed information relating to the incident. Select from the following options:
- Ignore continue on your planned route.
- Avoid calculate a new route avoiding the incident.
- Show Map display the incident on a map.
- Close to return to the traffic incidents list.

You can also...
- Map all displays all reported traffic incidents on a map.
- Avoid All – calculates a route which avoids all reported incidents.
- Ignore All – continue on your planned route.
Tip: You Can Also Select Menu > Detour > Avoid All Traffic.
To delete traffic incidents
Select Menu > Traffic > Clear traffic Incidents.


Traffic Settings
To adjust the alert settings and to define how CoPilot uses GPRS or TMC+ traffic information, select either:
Menu > Traffic > Settings
Menu > Settings > Traffic

Then select from these options:

Traffic Source: Select GPRS Wireless to receive traffic information using the mobile Internet or select TMC to obtain traffic information via the RDS TMC network.

Internet Connection: Choose your Internet connection using the picklist, this list is automatically created based on your phone’s settings.

Default Incident Action: Select Avoid to set CoPilot to automatically detour around reported incidents, select Ignore if you do not want to be automatically detoured.

Speak Incidents: Choose under which circumstances traffic incidents are spoken by CoPilot. The options are Guidance Only, Always or Never.

Traffic Update Interval: CoPilot Live will update the traffic information it receives at the time interval chosen here.

Traffic Search Radius: CoPilot Live will provide traffic information within the radius defined here, based on your GPS position.

Incident Timeout: Choose how long Incident information is displayed on screen from the picklist.

Weather

Checking Weather
CoPilot Live makes it easy to check the weather conditions and forecast at your current location, destination, or any city. Instantly get current weather or a 5 day weather forecast at the touch of a button.

To check weather at your current location, select Menu > Weather > Current Weather

To check weather at your final destination: select Menu > Weather > Weather at Destination

To check weather in a city: select Menu > Weather > Weather in a City

Enter the city/town name of where you would like to check the weather conditions

Using weather reports
CoPilot Live will show the current weather and a 5 day forecast. Select a day to view more detailed weather information.

*CoPilot Live weather is only available on the HTC Touch Cruise. An additional subscription license to the CoPilot Live weather service may be required. Not available in certain regions. Using wireless Internet with the CoPilot Live Weather service may result in data charges from your mobile network operator.

Local Search*

Using Local Search
Looking for a place to have a coffee? Need to pick up a few groceries on your way home? With CoPilot Live Local Search, you can search the Internet to find any product, service, brand, place, business or anything you need. Simply type in what you are looking for, choose from a list of search results then let CoPilot Live guide you there.

1. Select Menu > Local Search

2. Type in any search word to find what you need to locate. Select Search Nearby to find this locally or select Search Location to find what you need in a different location by entering a city and street name of where you would like to search.

3. Select a search result from the list:

Press Details to view it on a map. CoPilot will also display the phone number of the place if available. Press Call to ring using mobile device, Back to return to the search results or Add Stop to enter it as a destination.

Map all displays all search results on a map.

Add Stop to enter it as a destination. A screen will then appear showing you a map of the route.

Select Drive to begin navigating your route.

More Results to broaden your search

Back to return to the previous screen

CoPilot Live Local Search is only available on the HTC Touch Cruise. Not available in certain regions. Using wireless Internet with CoPilot Live Local Search may result in data charges from your mobile network operator.

CoPilot Live real time tracking and messaging service

About CoPilot Live real time tracking and messaging service
CoPilot Live enables you to share your location with other people in real time on the Internet. They can view your location live on the map, send you instant messages and even new destinations.
CoPilot Live's in-built location tracking can enable friends, family or colleagues to see where you are and communicate with you in real time, wherever you go.
You will be able to:

Let others see your exact location on an Internet map.

Enable others to send you instant messages from the http://live.alk.com website when you are on the road.

Allow others to see your destination and estimated time of arrival.

Let others send you new stops that are automatically added to your CoPilot Live itinerary.

Send tracking invites by e-mail directly from CoPilot Live.

Note: To use CoPilot Live you will need to have wireless internet enabled on your mobile device. To find out if your device has wireless Internet or if your SIM is data enabled, please contact your mobile network operator. Using wireless internet with the Live service may result in data charges from your mobile network operator.
To set up CoPilot Live you will need to register for an account.
Go to http://live.alk.com to sign up.
To create a CoPilot Live account
If you want to use the Live functionality of CoPilot, you will first need to create an user account on the ALK website at http://live.alk.com then enter these details into CoPilot Live on your mobile device.

Step 1  - How to create a CoPilot Live web account

- Connect your computer to the internet.

- Browse to the http://live.alk.com website.

- In the login page click on Create your new account here.

- Enter an easy-to-remember Account Name and Password for your account.

- Add your name and email address details.

- Select a time zone.

- Select a account region.

- Click on Submit.

Note: Using wireless internet with the Live service may result in data charges from your mobile network operator.

Step 2 - Enter your CoPilot Live account details into your CoPilot

Select Menu > Live > Settings.

In the Live Settings screen, select Edit.

In the Live Account Information screen enter a Device Name of your choice, followed by the Account Name and Password created for your Live Account online. Press OK.

Choose your Internet Connection using the picklist.

Define the time intervals at which CoPilot Live sends your position.

Press OK to apply the Live settings

Note: You will need to exit and restart CoPilot Live for the Live settings to take effect.

To connect to the Live server:
Select Menu > Live > Connect

CoPilot Live real time tracking
Keep in touch with your family, friends or Colleagues with CoPilot Live real-time tracking while you are on the move.

Simply, create a CoPilot Live web account, enter the account information on your device and send a tracking invitation.
Let your family, friends or colleagues view your location in real-time and stay connected!

To send a CoPilot Live real-time tracking invitation to a contact so they can monitor your progress:

- Select Menu > Live > Invitations.

- Tap New.

- Enter a display name for your contact and their email address.

- If you would like to set a validity period for the invitation, select the Expires checkbox and enter the number of days. Select Next.

You have the option to enter a message to go with the invite or just press send to send the tracking invitation.

CoPilot Live messaging
To see your messages:
Select Menu > Live > Messages

Live connection status
CoPilot Live uses the mobile Internet to send and receive messages. A green circular symbol will appears in the bottom right corner of the screen when CoPilot Live is enabled.

Adjusting CoPilot Live service settings

Once you have connected to the Internet you can alter your settings
Select Menu > Settings > Live Setup
Login Information: Select Edit to set your Device name and enter your Account Name and Password for the Live service.
Internet Connection: Choose your Internet connection using the picklist, this list is automatically created based on your phone setting.
Send Position Every: CoPilot will update your position on the Live server at the interval chosen here.

Personalise CoPilot Settings

Setting route preferences
You can set up your routing preferences to best suit you. Here’s how.
Select Menu > Settings > Routing.

The available settings are:
Vehicle type: Choose from Automobile, RV, Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walking or Straight Line.

Routing type: Choose whether you want CoPilot to always choose the route quickest in time or the shortest in distance. Or a route which avoids motorways.

Toll Roads: Choose to Use, Always Avoid or Avoid if Possible all toll roads your route may encounter.

Congestion Charges: Set CoPilot to Avoid or Allow congestion charge zones, or to Warn When Routing through one.

General: Tick the boxes to Avoid Ferries and/or keep International Borders Open.
Select OK to apply your new routing preferences.

Saving a route preference
To save a routing profile scroll to the bottom of the screen and select Save as Routing Profile when prompted enter a name for your profile and select OK.

Loading a saved routing profile
To load an existing profile select Load Routing Profile and select one of your previously saved ones or the Default profile.
Click OK twice to return to the Settings menu and apply the profile.

Tip: Edit your routing preferences by loading a saved profile, changing the settings and resaving with the same name.

View/Edit your road preferences
Scroll to the bottom of the screen and select View/Edit Road Preferences. The available settings are:
For each road type: Choose whether you want CoPilot to Strongly Avoid, Avoid, Neutral, Favour or Strongly Favour when choosing a route.
Speed: Select an appropriate speed for each road, you can increase or decrease the speed in increments of 5.

Note: Please note, it is not recommended to change the default route and road preferences in CoPilot as this will affect the route calculated and ETA shown.

Setting map preferences

You can also set up what sort of maps CoPilot uses.
Select Menu > Settings > Map.
The available settings are:
Units: Choose to display Miles or KM on your maps.
Map Rotation: Choose Heading Up to always be travelling upwards on the screen, or select North Up to hold the map static as you travel along your route.
Stylus control: Select Box Zoom or Drag Map.
General: Choose whether to display turn restrictions by checking or unchecking the box.

Check the box marked ‘Display View Shortcuts’ to display a driving view button which allows you to quickly change between driving views.

To display a compass showing the direction to Mecca check the box marked ‘Display Direction of Mecca’.

Select OK to apply the settings and return to the Settings menu.

Setting Map Styles
Select Menu > Settings > Map Styles.

Day/Night Mode: Choose the default setting for the day or night mode from the list. The options are Automatic, Night and Day.
If you select Automatic, CoPilot will automatically switch to night mode when it starts to get dark, based on the current time and location.

Select Styles: Choose to display Day or Night map styles.

Map Style: You can select from a range of industry standard map presentation styles and colour schemes using the Map Style list. A preview is shown each time you select one, once you are happy with your selection select OK.

Adjusting the volume
Select Menu > Settings > Volume.
Alternatively, tap the blue next turn box above the Menu in driving views to display volume controls.
You can increase and decrease the volume using the + and - buttons.
To turn off the ‘tap’ sound which occurs when you touch your keypad, uncheck the Button Sounds box.

Adjusting the POI settings
You can choose when to have POIs shown on screen and the distance at which you are alerted to them by adjusting the POI settings.
Select Menu > Settings > POIs.
Enable the POIs by checking the box. Disable by unchecking.
Choose to Show POIs: Always, Never or When Stopped from picklist.
In the Report POIs this far ahead field, select a distance between 0.2 and 25 miles.
Select whether to show POIs that are on your route or nearby it. Select between On Route and Near Route.
Select specific POI categories to display by checking the boxes.
Select OK to apply the settings and return to the Settings menu.

Adjusting your Safety View
Select Menu > Settings > Driver Safety.
From here you can alter the settings of the Safety View in the following ways:
Display Map Near Turns: Decide whether to show a 2D/3D zoomed map on the approach to each turn or always show the Driver Safety screen. Select Yes to display the map or No not to.
When the Turn is Within: If you selected Yes above, choose the distance before the turn you would like the map to be displayed. The distance can be set between 0.3 miles and 1 mile.
Map Type: If Display Map Near Turns is set to Yes, select whether to use a 2D or 3D map when approaching turns.

Setting the Language and Speech
You can alter the language and voice with which the guidance instructions are provided.
Select Menu > Settings > Language and Speech.
Select a language from the Choose a Language picklist.
Select a voice from the Choose a Voice picklist. Select Test to hear a sample of the chosen voice.
Device settings
You can set how CoPilot interacts with your device.
Menu > Settings > Device.
Keyboard: Select the keyboard type of choice from the drop-down menu. The options are Alphabetical, QWERTY, AZERTY.

Backlight: Adjust your mobile devices backlight settings to save battery.
The options are On with GPS, Always On, On Near Turn, or Use Device’s Settings.

Adjusting the Guidance Settings
You can adjust the way CoPilot guides you.

Select Menu > Settings > Guidance.

Select at what distances you want CoPilot to speak to you when approaching a turn.

Select what information you wish to be displayed on the customizable part of the screen, the options are Destination, Current Road, Next Crossroad, Next Major Road, Nearest Town, ETA & Distance, Speed & Distance, Altitude & Heading, Latitude & Longitude.

From the selection of timings, adjust how long in seconds before a turn you would like to hear the turn warning.

Custom Display: Check the box to Rotate Custom Display, or uncheck to fix display. If unchecked, choose from Destination, Current Road, Next Crossroad, Next Major Road, Nearest Town, ETA & Distance, Speed & Distance, Altitude & Heading, Latitude & Longitude.

General: Check the box to Display Route Arrow, or uncheck to remove.
Licensing
Select Menu > Settings > Licensing.
The Licensing settings allow you to upgrade or deactivate your license.

Upgrading your CoPilot Live License
To upgrade you must have already purchased a license for the new region online at copilotgps.com/htc

Once you have a Product Key for your upgrade:

Select Upgrade.
You will need to activate your upgrade license in the same way you activated your CoPilot Live license. Please follow the activation procedure as described on Activate CoPilot Live

Transferring your CoPilot Live License
If you wish to deactivate your CoPilot Live license, select Deactivate and follow the on-screen instructions.
Applying Themes
You can change the colour scheme of your CoPilot.
Select Menu > Settings > Themes.
Select a theme from the picklist. Select Apply Theme to apply the chosen theme.
About CoPilot
To access the software version, data version and product key of your CoPilot Live software, select Menu > Settings > About CoPilot

Data Region
If you have multiple data regions on your device you can choose which one to use in the Data Region setting. Select Menu > Settings > Data Region.

Play Demo

CoPilot contains a demonstration journey to a pre-defined destination. To view the demo select Menu > Play Demo.
To adjust the demo:
Tap the demo button
The options are Rewind, Fast Forward, Pause, Play, Stop or play the demo from the beginning. You can also speed up the demo by selecting Faster or slow it down by selecting Slower.
You can also choose to playback a track by selecting the track playback button.
Pick a track from the list then press Play.

Hide and Exit CoPilot

Hide CoPilot
You can hide CoPilot so you can use other features and programs on your device.
Select Menu > Hide CoPilot
To return to CoPilot, select the CoPilot icon on the Start menu.

Exit CoPilot
To exit the CoPilot Live application, select Menu > Exit CoPilot


Restoring CoPilot

If your CoPilot installation has been inadvertently deleted and you need to reinstall it, you need to download the CoPilot folder. Please contact CoPilot support for this.

Once downloaded, right-click and select 'Extract All' to unzip them. Copy the contents to your device using one of the following two methods.

Copy the 'copilot' folder as your downloaded data to your device via ActiveSync/Mobile Device Center
Connect your device with your PC using the supplied synchronisation cable and also software.
Once connected, browse to your device's storage card
Copy the 'copilot' folder from your PC onto the root of the SD card.

Copy the 'copilot' folder to your memory card using a card reader.
Insert your memory card into the card reader connected to your PC
Browse to the root of the memory card
Copy the CoPilot folder from your PC to the root of your memory card.
Once copy is completed, please insert the memory card into your device.

Launch CoPilot.