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How to confirm your ublox GNSS receiver is installed correctly for Windows Sensor API and location API

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How to confirm your ublox GNSS receiver is installed correctly for Windows Sensor API and location API

Starting with Windows 7, Microsoft introduced a built-in platform which supports sensor devices, including location sensors. As part of this support, the Windows Sensor and Location Platform provides a standard way for the apps to connect GPS/GNSS hardware. The platform gives developers a standardized API to work with sensors and sensor data. And most of the current Windows applications(e.g. Windows Maps) no longer access GPS hardware directly. Instead, they access location API.  The following architecture diagram shows the relationship between Windows Location Platform and ublox GPS/GNSS receivers.   GNSS100L and GNSS200L GNSS receivers are using ublox GNSS chip, they natively support Windows Sensor...

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What are the cables' length of GNSS100L and GNSS200L GPS receivers?

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What are the cables' length of GNSS100L and GNSS200L GPS receivers?

The are same. Both are 150cm.

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Where to download the Windows 10 driver of GNSS100 and GNSS200 receivers?

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Where to download the Windows 10 driver of GNSS100 and GNSS200 receivers?

The GNSS100 and GNSS200 drivers build in Windows 10. You don't have to install driver. Just plugin and works. In Windows' device manager, it looks similar to the below screenshot.     If you want to use Windows Location Sensor,  you need to install the driver. You can download the driver from here. After the Windows location sensor driver successfully installed, you should be able to see the "u-blox GNSS Location Sensor" from the device manager. Please refer to the below screenshot.  

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How to change GNSS100L or GNSS200L usb GPS update rate to 10hz?

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By default, GNSS100L or GNSS200L update rate has been set to 1hz. If you want to change it to 10hz. Please follow the below 9 steps. Pre-request:You might need to install GNSS100L/GNSS200L usb driver and ublox u-center software to a computer if it didn't already installed. Please plug in your usb GPS to the computer. Open the u-center software. Select the corresponding com port for the usb GPS. Please make sure the usb GPS is connected to the computer during the below steps. step 1. click the "message view" icon.step 2. expand the UBX tree step 3. click the "RATE(rates)"step...

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