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Planned Route color is purple in two sections? Road closure?
raynkel
I have MS Streets and Trips 2011. I have a long trip planned and I noticed a section of it is shaded purple rather then blue. When I look at my legend this color does not match any of the "Transportation" images.

Thoughts? Even the blue of my route isn't shown in the legend...

Thanks, Ray
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SpadesFlush
The blue line indicates your route. The purple segment is generated when you get a highway construction update by clicking on the line at the top of the Directions panel. This indicates some sort of issue with that segment of your route, usually construction underway or planned. To obtain more detailed information, you might want to contact the State's highway department, either by telephone or possibly their website.
SpadesFlush
P. S. There is a third route color which you did not mention, a light blue, that represents the segment of the route that corresponds to that which is currently selected in the Driving Directions.
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raynkel
Thanks much for the reply. That helps.
SpadesFlush
You're welcome.

BTW, if you look at the Driving Directions for the purple route segment of your example, you should see the advisory "Seasonal Road Closure in Cody (Novemeber 18, 2011 - April 30, 2012)" which explains this particular situation. I suppose other purple segments would have some limited explanation in the Driving Directions.
raynkel
Genius!!! You the man... Thanks much.
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