Search a location

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alexlong
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Search a location

Post by alexlong » Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:45 pm

Hi!
Is it possible to add additional search engines in the Placemarks → Search a location → Location name section?
As far as I understand the application uses the following search engines – OSM, Google.
Is it possible to use some more such as Yandex, Wikimapia and others.
I think in this case it would be good to add a new item in the general Settings, something like Search engines with the list of the available engines so that users could select the desired engines checking them.

Psyberia-Support
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Re: Search a location

Post by Psyberia-Support » Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:03 am

Hi Alex,
Yes right now the application uses Nominatim and Google Places.
I have plan to add more engines for a long time, especially Geonames (but of course also other), but as usual it's the lack of time...
A new section in the app settings is a good idea.
I've added it in the waiting list.
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