Read the Release Notes for
information on what's in the latest updates. Check out the
PathAway Support Forum
for questions, and to share information and experiences.
|Palm OS Compatibility:
||Palm OS version 3.5+. If you
have Palm OS 3.0 to 3.5 you can still use PathAway
version 2, which is available for download
1. Read these instructions first. This version is a 15-day trial.
After which time you will need to return to PathAway.com
to purchase and receive the unlock key. For information on the latest
release, please read the Release Notes and
FAQs on the PathAway Support
- Program expires after 15 days of use.
- GPS Connection limited to 10 minutes.
2. Read the System Requirements
to ensure PathAway will work with your devices.
3. Read and Accept the License Agreement.
4. If you are upgrading from PathAway 2 or 3, please read the
Upgrade Installation Notes.
5. Download and Install the Application.
You can download and run the PathAway Installer
or download by selected component.
Once you have installed the program, you can return to the download
site to get regular updates of PathAway3.PRC only. No need to re-download
the entire set unless instructions indicate there has been significant
Download and Run PathAway
The PathAway Installer is a Windows Executable which will
guide you through the installation process. Contains all components
in a single zip file: PathAway4.PRC, Projected Library support,
MathLib.PRC, PathAway Tools for converting maps and icons,
sample maps, icons, and databases.
Download this file to your Windows Desktop. Activate your
Windows Desktop and run (Double click, or right click and
select "Open") the PathAway4PalmInstall.exe
- Ensure you HotSync the Palm Apps. The PathAway PC Tools
and Readme shortcuts will be added to your Start Menu.
Proceed to step 6
Download Required Palm
||PathAway Palm Application. . Be sure to
select "Open" when downloading the file (rather than
"Save"). This will automatically add the file to your hot sync
directory so that next time you hot sync the file will be installed
on your Palm. You will still need MathLib.prc in order for PathAway
Palm Floating Point Math Library. If you already have
MathLib installed on your Palm, you can skip this step. Again,
choose "Open" when downloading. This application rarely
changes. You should only need to install it once.
||PathAway Map Projection and Datum
Library. If you will be creating maps using special Map
Projections or use a Map datum other than WGS84, you will need
to install this library. along with the Libraries for the Map
projections you will use. See the List of Map
Projections to download the required library. Again, choose
"Open" when downloading.
|| Map Projection
Libraries. Install only if you will be using one of the
following map projections:
- Transverse Mercator
- Universal Transverse Mercator
Not Included in PathAway Installer
Device Specific Utilities
Tungsten T3 Expandable Screen support files. Unzip
and HotSync the 2 prc files. These utilities must be installed
in order to use the Full-Screen mode on the T3. You will need
to do a (soft) reset on your T3 to get them to work.
*** WARNING - Install these Utilities
ONLY if your device is a PalmOne Tungsten T3. ***
*** Installing on any other device such as a Treo or Tungsten
T5 may cause data corruption. ***
PathAway GPS 3 Remove Utility
||This Palm Utility will remove ONLY
PathAway GPS 3 program and will leave all Databases In tack.
Use this application if you have installed PathAway GPS 4 and
are ready to remove version 3.
6. HotSync your Palm Handheld.
PathAway will be installed on your device. Simply click on the
PathAway Logo on the Palm Launcher to run the application.
7. Get Started
Now that you have the latest version of PathAway on your Palm,
learn how to use it by reading the Users
Manual and checking out the PathAway