Samsung Galaxy S

Samsung Galaxy S

Use map functions in Google Maps - Samsung Galaxy S

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Google Maps is a GPS application you can use to navigate from one location to another. You can change between list view and street view and you can use Google Maps to find companies. You can use Google Maps using an application on your phone. Follow these instructions to use map functions in Google Maps.
You need to set up your phone for internet to use this function. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for internet.

If you don't want to use the Google Maps application, you can use your phone's browser: open the browser and connect to http://maps.google.com.

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Find "Maps"

Press Applications.

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Find "Maps"

Press Maps.

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Find destination

Press the Menu key.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 4 of 21

Find destination

Press Search.
Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 5 of 21

Find destination

Press the required destination.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 6 of 21

Find destination

The selected destination is displayed as a point on the map.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
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Step 7 of 21

Use map functions in Google Maps

Follow the steps below to view your options while using Google Maps.

Step 8 of 21

Save favourite destination

Press the information field above the destination.

Step 9 of 21

Save favourite destination

Press the favourite icon (a star) at the top of the display.

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Save favourite destination

Press the Return key to return to map view.

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Plan route to destination

Press the information field above the destination.

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Plan route to destination

Press the directions icon.

Step 13 of 21

Plan route to destination

Press Get directions.

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Plan route to destination

Press the required form of transportation next to Go.

Step 15 of 21

Plan route to destination

Press Go.

Step 16 of 21

Plan route to destination

To view the entire route on the map:
Press Show on map.

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Use zoom

Press + or - to zoom in or out.

Step 18 of 21

Clear map

Press the Menu key.

Step 19 of 21

Clear map

Press Layers.

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Clear map

Press Clear Map.

Step 21 of 21

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Maps"

Press Applications.
Press Maps.

2. Find destination

Press the Menu key.
You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Press Search.
Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Press the required destination.
You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
The selected destination is displayed as a point on the map.
You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.

3. Use map functions in Google Maps

Follow the steps below to view your options while using Google Maps.
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4. Save favourite destination

Press the information field above the destination.
Press the favourite icon (a star) at the top of the display.
Press the Return key to return to map view.

5. Plan route to destination

Press the information field above the destination.
Press the directions icon.
Press Get directions.
Press the required form of transportation next to Go.
Press Go.
To view the entire route on the map:
Press Show on map.

6. Use zoom

Press + or - to zoom in or out.

7. Clear map

Press the Menu key.
Press Layers.
Press Clear Map.

8. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.