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Truncated geocache name field
June 12, 2012
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David
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This is a known issue and a fix for this is being worked on.

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June 12, 2012
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If you use GSAK there is a macro that shortens series names.

Go here for it - Shorten Series Names

I haven't tried it yet but I will sometime this week and report my results.

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June 12, 2012
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I agree it is most difficult when looking at long name series and for prolific hiders that use sequential numbers cache names. You can see the full name on the map screen but it is difficult.

It will be most helpful if Magellan increases the record size.

June 12, 2012
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There's no way now to show more than 25 or so characters, this has been reported to Magellan and they are working on it.

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June 12, 2012
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On my newly aquired 610, I notice the geocache name is truncated to 20 or so characters (22-25 or thereabouts, it seems to vary). This makes it awkward to select and read the names of long-named caches which have the same first part of name but maybe end in #1, #2, #3, etc. With the latter part of the name not displaying it is not possible to select the desired one. My eXplorist GC is a little better as it displays about 30 + characters; it still truncates but at a higher quantity of charcters.

Is there a way to display the name in full?

Thanks

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