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    Posted: 02 Nov 2018 at 9:15pm
I fly lots of backcountry , and may places I land are not charted other are not even airports.

Is there a way to get rid of the terrain aural alerts?

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote chflyer Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 03 Nov 2018 at 10:56am
on the setup page, user options
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Also, see "DESIGNATING A USER WAYPOINT AS AN AIRFIELD" section in the Pilot's Guide.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote motoadve Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 05 Nov 2018 at 9:22am
I want to get rid of the 500ft aural alert, even if I turn volume down , still there.
Is there a way to do this?

I added my airport as an airfield, but I do land on beaches and gravel bars too.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AviSteve Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 05 Nov 2018 at 9:26am
You can designate any user waypoint as an airfield, so create one for you favorite spot on the beach and/or your favorite gravel bar and it will still work.  As chflyer pointed out, the 500ft Callout Aural can be disabled on the User Options page.
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Thanks will look into it.
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