Capabilities of each target

This list is updated more frequently than we release GPSBabel itself. It will thus include formats and filters that are present only in beta versions or source builds.
File Format
Waypoints
Tracks
Routes

Read
Write
Read
Write
Read
Write
Alan Map500 tracklogs (.trl)
alantrl
yes yes
Alan Map500 waypoints and routes (.wpr)
alanwpr
yes yes yes yes
Brauniger IQ Series Barograph Download
baroiq
yes
Bushnell GPS Trail file
bushnell_trl
yes yes
Bushnell GPS Waypoint file
bushnell
yes yes
Cambridge/Winpilot glider software
cambridge
yes yes
CarteSurTable data file
cst
yes yes yes
Columbus/Visiontac V900 files (.csv)
v900
yes yes
Comma separated values
csv
yes yes
CompeGPS data files (.wpt/.trk/.rte)
compegps
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Data Logger iBlue747 csv
iblue747
yes yes
Data Logger iBlue757 csv
iblue757
yes yes
DeLorme .an1 (drawing) file
an1
yes yes yes yes yes
DeLorme GPL
gpl
yes yes
DeLorme PN-20/PN-30/PN-40 USB protocol
delbin
yes yes yes yes yes yes
DeLorme Street Atlas Plus
saplus
yes yes
DeLorme Street Atlas Route
saroute
yes
DeLorme XMap HH Native .WPT
xmap
yes yes
DeLorme XMap/SAHH 2006 Native .TXT
xmap2006
yes yes
DeLorme XMat HH Street Atlas USA .WPT (PPC)
xmapwpt
yes yes
Destinator Itineraries (.dat)
destinator_itn
yes yes
Destinator Points of Interest (.dat)
destinator_poi
yes yes
Destinator TrackLogs (.dat)
destinator_trl
yes yes
EasyGPS binary format
easygps
yes yes
Embedded Exif-GPS data (.jpg)
exif
yes yes
Enigma binary waypoint file (.ert)
enigma
yes yes
FAI/IGC Flight Recorder Data Format
igc
yes yes yes yes
Flexible and Interoperable Data Transfer (FIT) Activity file
garmin_fit
yes
FlySight GPS File
flysight
yes yes
Franson GPSGate Simulation
gpssim
yes yes yes
Fugawi
fugawi
yes yes
G7ToWin data files (.g7t)
g7towin
yes yes yes
Garmin 301 Custom position and heartrate
garmin301
yes yes
Garmin G1000 datalog input filter file
garmin_g1000
yes yes
Garmin Logbook XML
glogbook
yes yes
Garmin MapSource - gdb
gdb
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Garmin MapSource - mps
mapsource
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Garmin MapSource - txt (tab delimited)
garmin_txt
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Garmin PCX5
pcx
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Garmin POI database
garmin_poi
yes yes
Garmin Points of Interest (.gpi)
garmin_gpi
yes yes
Garmin serial/USB protocol
garmin
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Garmin Training Center (.tcx)
gtrnctr
yes yes yes
Garmin Training Center (.xml)
gtrnctr
yes yes yes
Geocaching.com .loc
geo
yes yes
Geogrid-Viewer ascii overlay file (.ovl)
ggv_ovl
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Geogrid-Viewer tracklogs (.log)
ggv_log
yes yes
GEOnet Names Server (GNS)
geonet
yes yes
GlobalSat DG-100/BT-335 Download
dg-100
yes
GlobalSat DG-200 Download
dg-200
yes
Google Directions XML
googledir
yes
Google Earth (Keyhole) Markup Language
kml
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Google Maps XML
google
yes
Google Navigator Tracklines (.trl)
gnav_trl
yes yes
GoPal GPS track log (.trk)
gopal
yes yes
GPS Tracking Key Pro text
land_air_sea
yes yes
GPS TrackMaker
gtm
yes yes yes yes yes yes
GPSBabel arc filter file
arc
yes yes
GpsDrive Format
gpsdrive
yes yes
GpsDrive Format for Tracks
gpsdrivetrack
yes yes
GPSman
gpsman
yes yes
gpsutil
gpsutil
yes yes
GPX XML
gpx
yes yes yes yes yes yes
HikeTech
hiketech
yes yes yes yes
Holux (gm-100) .wpo Format
holux
yes yes
Holux M-241 (MTK based) Binary File Format
m241-bin
yes yes
Holux M-241 (MTK based) download
m241
yes
Honda/Acura Navigation System VP Log File Format
vpl
yes
HTML Output
html
yes
Humminbird tracks (.ht)
humminbird_ht
yes yes yes yes
Humminbird waypoints and routes (.hwr)
humminbird
yes yes yes yes yes
IGN Rando track files
ignrando
yes yes
iGO2008 points of interest (.upoi)
igo2008_poi
yes yes
IGO8 .trk
igo8
yes yes
Jelbert GeoTagger data file
jtr
yes yes
Jogmap.de XML format
jogmap
yes
Kompass (DAV) Track (.tk)
kompass_tk
yes yes
Kompass (DAV) Waypoints (.wp)
kompass_wp
yes yes
KuDaTa PsiTrex text
psitrex
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Lowrance USR
lowranceusr
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Lowrance USR version 4
lowranceusr4
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Magellan Explorist Geocaching
maggeo
yes yes
Magellan Mapsend
mapsend
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Magellan SD files (as for eXplorist)
magellanx
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Magellan SD files (as for Meridian)
magellan
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Magellan serial protocol
magellan
yes yes yes yes yes yes
MagicMaps IK3D project file (.ikt)
ik3d
yes yes
Mainnav
mainnav
yes yes
Map&Guide 'TourExchangeFormat' XML
tef
yes
MapAsia track file (.tr7)
mapasia_tr7
yes yes
Mapbar (China) navigation track for Sonim Xp3300
mapbar
yes
Mapfactor Navigator
mapfactor
yes yes
Mapopolis.com Mapconverter CSV
mapconverter
yes yes
MapTech Exchange Format
mxf
yes yes
MediaTek Locus
mtk_locus
yes yes
Memory-Map Navigator overlay files (.mmo)
mmo
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Microsoft Streets and Trips 2002-2007
s_and_t
yes yes
MiniHomer, a skyTraq Venus 6 based logger (download tracks, waypoints and get/set POI)
miniHomer
yes yes
Mobile Garmin XT Track files
garmin_xt
yes
Motoactiv CSV
motoactv
yes yes
Motorrad Routenplaner (Map&Guide) .bcr files
bcr
yes yes
MTK Logger (iBlue 747,...) Binary File Format
mtk-bin
yes yes
MTK Logger (iBlue 747,Qstarz BT-1000,...) download
mtk
yes
National Geographic Topo .tpg (waypoints)
tpg
yes yes
National Geographic Topo 2.x .tpo
tpo2
yes
National Geographic Topo 3.x/4.x .tpo
tpo3
yes yes yes
Navicache.com XML
navicache
yes
Navigon Mobile Navigator .rte files
nmn4
yes yes
Navigon Waypoints
navigonwpt
yes yes
NaviGPS GT-11/BGT-11 Download
navilink
yes yes yes yes yes yes
NaviGPS GT-31/BGT-31 datalogger (.sbp)
sbp
yes
NaviGPS GT-31/BGT-31 SiRF binary logfile (.sbn)
sbn
yes
Naviguide binary route file (.twl)
naviguide
yes yes
Navitel binary track (.bin)
navitel_trk
yes yes
Navitrak DNA marker format
dna
yes yes
NetStumbler Summary File (text)
netstumbler
yes
NIMA/GNIS Geographic Names File
nima
yes yes
NMEA 0183 sentences
nmea
yes yes yes yes
Nokia Landmark Exchange
lmx
yes yes
OpenStreetMap data files
osm
yes yes yes yes yes
OziExplorer
ozi
yes yes yes yes yes yes
PocketFMS breadcrumbs
pocketfms_bc
yes yes
PocketFMS flightplan (.xml)
pocketfms_fp
yes yes
PocketFMS waypoints (.txt)
pocketfms_wp
yes yes
Raymarine Waypoint File (.rwf)
raymarine
yes yes yes yes
Ricoh GPS Log File
ricoh
yes yes
See You flight analysis data
cup
yes yes
Skymap / KMD150 ascii files
skyforce
yes yes yes yes yes yes
SkyTraq Venus based loggers (download)
skytraq
yes yes
SkyTraq Venus based loggers Binary File Format
skytraq-bin
yes yes
SubRip subtitles for video mapping (.srt)
subrip
yes
Suunto Trek Manager (STM) .sdf files
stmsdf
yes yes yes yes
Suunto Trek Manager (STM) WaypointPlus files
stmwpp
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Swiss Map 25/50/100 (.xol)
xol
yes yes yes yes
Tab delimited fields useful for OpenOffice, Ploticus etc.
openoffice
yes yes
Teletype [ Get Jonathon Johnson to describe
teletype
yes
Textual Output
text
yes
TomTom Itineraries (.itn)
tomtom_itn
yes yes
TomTom Places Itineraries (.itn)
tomtom_itn_places
yes yes
TomTom POI file (.asc)
tomtom_asc
yes yes
TomTom POI file (.ov2)
tomtom
yes yes
TopoMapPro Places File
tmpro
yes yes
TrackLogs digital mapping (.trl)
dmtlog
yes yes yes yes
U.S. Census Bureau Tiger Mapping Service
tiger
yes yes
Universal csv with field structure in first line
unicsv
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Vcard Output (for iPod)
vcard
yes
VidaOne GPS for Pocket PC (.gpb)
vidaone
yes yes
Vito Navigator II tracks
vitosmt
yes yes yes yes yes yes
Vito SmartMap tracks (.vtt)
vitovtt
yes
WiFiFoFum 2.0 for PocketPC XML
wfff
yes
Wintec TES file
wintec_tes
yes yes
Wintec WBT-100/200 Binary File Format
wbt-bin
yes
Wintec WBT-100/200 GPS Download
wbt
yes yes
Wintec WBT-201/G-Rays 2 Binary File Format
wbt-tk1
yes
XAiOX iTrackU Logger
itracku
yes yes
XAiOX iTrackU Logger Binary File Format
itracku-bin
yes yes yes yes
Yahoo Geocode API data
yahoo
yes

Filter Formats

Filter Function
Filter Name
Waypoints
Tracks
Routes
Points along an arc
arc
yes


Remove unreliable points with high hdop or vdop
discard

yes

Remove duplicates
duplicate
yes


Manipulate altitudes
height
yes


Interpolate between trackpoints
interpolate
yes


Remove waypoints, tracks, or routes from processing.
nuketypes

yes

Remove points around polygon
polygon
yes


Remove points within relative distance
position
yes


Include only points within radius
radius
yes


Reverse a path
reverse

yes
yes
Simplify routes
simplify

yes
yes
Stack operations
stack
yes
no
no
Sort waypoints
sort
yes


Manipulate track lists
track

yes

Transform waypoints, tracks, routes into each other
transform
yes
yes
yes