Using the Charts

Why aren't there hot bite icons on the chart?
We use the Hot Bite icons on the chart for offshore species like tuna, dorado, marlin, etc. - species that move around a lot. If there aren't icons on...
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019 at 11:39 AM
How do I use route planning?
Click on the Route Planning icon Click the map once to activate, then single click on the map to add waypoints Double click your last waypoint to end the...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 1:39 PM
Why are there blank areas on the charts or no new images?
The live data images (Sea Surface Temperatures & Chlorophyll) cannot see through clouds and fog. There will be days where there will be no data in your r...
Tue, 12 Jun, 2018 at 10:33 PM
How do I log in to see the new maps?
Log in with your regular FishDope username and password. If you've forgotten your username or password, please contact us.
Wed, 1 Jul, 2020 at 3:43 PM
Do the maps work on mobile devices?
Yes! We’ve designed the map software to work on most popular mobile devices (phones and tablets running iOS or Android) when viewed through a web browser su...
Wed, 1 Jul, 2020 at 3:41 PM
How do I report a bug?
If something doesn’t work right with the new maps, please let us know by posting in our forums. Please include as much information about the problem as you c...
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018 at 3:17 PM
How do I find range and bearing to a waypoint?
You can use the Route Planning Tool to find range and bearing to custom waypoints.
Wed, 1 Jul, 2020 at 3:47 PM
Why does it look different on my phone/tablet?
To make the maps fully mobile-compatible, we use responsive layouts that automatically adjust to your device screen resolution to provide you with the best ...
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018 at 3:24 PM