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GUIDE: How to enable PickPoint geocoder

Mon Dec 14, 2015 12:32 pm

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How to enable PickPoint Geocoding Provider

PickPoint provides a geocoding and reverse-geocoding service which can now be integrated with GpsGate Server.
See for more information.

Steps to Install

1. Login to SiteAdmin
2. Go to "Plugins" tab.
3. Set the Repository URL to
4. Download and install "PickPoint".

Enter key and activate in application

1. Go to SiteAdmin -> Maps -> PickPoint
2. Enter the PickPoint API key

If you do not have a PickPoint key, you need to register to get one.
PickPoint will allow you free 2500 geocode or reverse geocode requests per day for noncommercial use,
you can find other subscription plans on the website if you find yourself going over this limit.

Enable PickPoint as geocoder for an application:

1. Click on Applications in SiteAdmin menu.
2. Click on the application for which you want to set PickPoint as a geocoder
3. Select "PickPoint" in the drop down under "Geocoder".
4. Click Save.

Related topics

Maps supported by GpsGate Server

Create new geocoder "stack". You may for example want to create a new geocoder which first checks geofences, then POIs and as a final resort PickPoint.

GpsGate Support

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