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Integrating BadgeGen with FindStatGen and GenUploadStats will allow you to run one macro and have both your badges and your stats uploaded automatically to your geocaching.com profile page.  In order to integrate BadgeGen with GenUploadStats, you must have the GenUploadStats.gsk and the FindStatGen3.gsk macro installed in GSAK.

A) Installing the Required Macros

Follow the steps below to install the two required macros, assuming BadgeGen is already installed. If BadgeGen is not yet installed, please install it also.

1) Download FindStatGen3.gsk from here.  If asked whether to open or save the file, choose open.  GSAK will open and a message will appear.

2) Choose "Install the Macro" and press Go.  A list of all installed macros will appear.  Press Cancel.

3) Download GenUploadStats.gsk from here.  If asked whether to open or save the file, choose open.  GSAK will open and a message will appear.

4) Choose "Install the Macro" and press Go.  A list of all installed macros will appear.  Press Cancel.

 

B) Configuring BadgeGen and FindStatGen

BadgeGen must be configured to call (run) the GenUploadStats macro after your badges are generated.  Follow the steps below to do so.

1) In GSAK, go to Tools > GSAK folder finder.  Choose "Macros" and press Show.  Take note of the location of the folder that is opened (for example, it may be something like C:\Users\John\AppData\Roaming\GSAK\macros\).  Close these windows.

2)  Run BadgeGen (In GSAK, Macros > Run/Manage...)

3) On the main settings form, press the browse button beside the "Macro File:" option and locate the GenUploadStats.gsk file.  It will be in the location that you took note of in step B1).  Choose "Run another macro after badges are generated" and "Suppress preview and "Complete" message". Put a check-mark next to "Automatically add badges to FindStatGen notes" and select the notes section that you wish to post your badges to. (If you have never used FindStatGen notes, just choose 1/A.  If you are using FindStatGen notes, choose a note field that you aren't using as BadgeGen will overwrite it.)

4) Press OK to generate your badges.

5) After your badges are generated, FindStatGen will run. (If it is your first time running GenUploadStats, it will ask you for your Username and Password for Geocaching.com first.  Enter this so that the macro can post your statistics and badges to your online profile.)  Choose "Options".

6) Choose "Section Order"

7)  i) If you chose an "A" section in Step 3 to store your badges, make sure that the "Notes" section is enabled

    ii) If you chose a "B" section in Step 3 to store your badges, make sure that the "Notes B" is enabled.

8) Press "OK"

9) Select "Auto-Run macro next time (with delay)".  This will make FindStatGen automatically run (without necessity to click OK) next time you run BadgeGen.

10) Press "OK"

That's it!  Next time you want to generate your statistics and badges, just run BadgeGen (like in step 2) and wait for GSAK to do the rest!