Samsung Nexus S

Samsung Nexus S

Use map functions in Google Maps - Samsung Nexus S

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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 more information.

GPS also needs to be turned on. Click here for more information.

Please note that when you use Google Maps, data charges will apply. Check your price plan for applicable charges.

Step 1 of 19

Find "Maps"

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 19

Find "Maps"

Press Maps.

Step 3 of 19

Find destination

Press the Menu key.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 4 of 19

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 19

Find destination

Press the required destination.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 6 of 19

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 19

Use map functions in Google Maps

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

Step 8 of 19

Save favourite destination

Press the information field above the destination.

Step 9 of 19

Save favourite destination

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

Step 10 of 19

Save favourite destination

Press the Return key to return to map view.

Step 11 of 19

Plan route to destination

Press the information field above the destination.

Step 12 of 19

Plan route to destination

Press the directions icon.

Step 13 of 19

Plan route to destination

Press the required means of transportation.

Step 14 of 19

Plan route to destination

Press Get directions.

Step 15 of 19

Plan route to destination

To view the route on a list:
Press the list view icon.

Step 16 of 19

Use zoom

Press + or - to zoom in or out.

Step 17 of 19

Clear map

Press the Menu key.

Step 18 of 19

Clear map

Press Clear Map.

Step 19 of 19

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Maps"

Press the menu icon.
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 location 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 the required means of transportation.
Press Get directions.
To view the route on a list:
Press the list view icon.

6. Use zoom

Press + or - to zoom in or out.

7. Clear map

Press the Menu key.
Press Clear Map.

8. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.