Adding Addresses to an Existing Route

Route4Me allows you to add addresses at any time after planning a route. The addresses can be added using the “insert” menu or using the route map. Open any route in the routes list to access the Route Editor.

 

Adding Destinations Using the Insert Menu

Click “Insert”, then select one of the options for adding addresses: add addresses by typing them in, by copying and pasting, by uploading a file with multiple addresses or by importing data from a one of the supported file hosting accounts.

Route4Me as vehicle route planning, can add destinations to routes

 

  1. Type in the address in the “Address” field;
  2. Type in an alias (optional);
  3. Click “Add Another Address” to keep adding addresses (optional);
  4. Click “Finished Adding Addresses.”

Route4Me as vehicle route planning, can add destinations to routes

 

Adding Destinations Using the Route Map

Right-click on the map on the exact location of the destination you want to add to bring up a pop-up menu.

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There are six options you can choose from:

  • – Add this Address after Last Stop – adds the nearest geocoded address after the last stop on the route;
  • – Add this Address after Last Visited Stop – adds the nearest geocoded address after the last visited stop, on ongoing routes;
  • – Add this Address at Optimal Position – adds the nearest geocoded address at the optimal position, based on time and distance constraints;
  • – Add this Exact Location After Last Stop – adds the exact location selected on the map after the last stop on the route;
  • – Add this Address after Last Visited Stop – adds the exact location on the map after the last visited stop, on ongoing routes;
  • – Add this Exact Location Optimal Position – adds the exact location selected on the map at the optimal position, based on time and distance constraints.

 

Adding Destinations Using the Address Book Map Layer

In the Route Editor, click “Map Settings” → “Address Book” to bring up all of your address book contacts on your route map.

Route planning with Route4Me allows you to add destinations using the address book map

 

Right-click on the pin corresponding to the address you want to add to the route, then select the appropriate option from the pop-up menu.

Route planning with Route4Me allows you to add destinations using the address book map

 

Adding Destinations With Rapid Address Input

The rapid address input option allows you to add stops with additional data to a route. The available additional data fields are:

  • – Alias
  • – First Name
  • – Last Name
  • – Email
  • – Phone
  • – City
  • – Zip
  • – Order No
  • – Cost
  • – Revenue
  • – Cube
  • – Pieces
  • – Weight
  • – Service Time

Click “Insert” → “Quick Insert Address” or use the Ctrl+I keyboard shortcut to open the rapid address input window.

Route4Me as route planner can add addresses with the rapid address input option

 

Input the address corresponding to the stop you want to add to the route. Select one of the available suggestions in the auto-complete list to make sure your address is geocoded properly.

Route4Me as route planner can add addresses with the rapid address input option

 

Press “Tab” or “Enter” on your keyboard if you want to add additional fields to the stop. Select one of the available fields, then input the value corresponding to the information you want to add for that stop. Repeat the same process for the all additional fields you need to add.

Route4Me as route planner can add addresses with the rapid address input option

 

When you’re done adding the information associated with the stop click either “Save” to close the rapid input window or “Save + New” to add a new stop.

Route4Me as route planner can add addresses with the rapid address input option

 

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