Barcelona Field Studies Centre Ordnance Survey Compass Application

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Adjust and Fine Tune the Ordnance Survey Maps Compass

A digital readout of the compass bearing appears in red in the top right hand corner of the map. The compass can be adjusted and fine tuned by entering the number of degrees in the box. Press the Enter key on your keyboard to effect the change. digital readout of the compass bearing

The example below shows the map bearing of 96° highlighted in the top right corner in preparation for changing. Enter a new bearing then press the keyboard Enter key. Fine tuning the compass
Fine tuning the compass