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The gpx creation process does currently the same output format as Groundspeak origin, that means

a) gpx-file
b) gpx-wpts.file

Both are combined into an ZIP archive, which some of the geocaching apps can work with. I'm using a app, where fitting gpx-files is possible, but in my case handling several gpx-files at same time does not work correctly.

Knowing this issue, I normally need to combine both created files into a common file, which I then transfer to my moblie phone. Thus I'd request that (optionally, e.g. time by time or in personal settings) it can be decided, how the output of the gpx-file creation looks like, i.e. archive with one combined file or standard each a gpx-file and a gpx-wpts file.


in Feature requests by itsbrody (2.3k points)

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Since we are compliant with, I assume those applications won't work with GPX files from either. Then it sounds much more reasonable to fix those applications?
by magma1447 (Admin) (224k points)
It is working with original gpx-files from Groundspeaks PQ-Service, but I ever on large files (with many caches) have the problem to switch between the cache file and the wpts file (this might be a memory problem of JavaME), thus I combine these two into one file and all is good while I'm on the road.

I think this option is not really difficult to implement, thus I decideded to request this comfort option here, because of the good support.