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I need to set my E Trex to read in degree decimal format rather than degree minute second. Can anyone help me with this problem. I am sending in the coordinates to my company and all of my work is being sent back, due to inaccurate readings. Also, if I can get my readings in degree format, am I also to set the North reference options, such as true, magnetic, grid, or user. Which field should I use, and does this have an affect on the readings for degrees.
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    need degree decimal format for business use

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Setup > Position Format > Page 44 of your manual.

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