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Use map functions in Google Maps

You can use the map functions in Google Maps to find a specific location on the map or to plan a route from one location to another. Remember, you need to set up your phone for internet and turn on GPS.

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Find "Maps"
Press the menu icon.
Press Maps.
Use map functions in Google Maps
The following steps describe how you:
Find a destination
Use zoom
Save a favourite destination
Plan a route to a destination
Clear the map
Find destination
Press the search icon.
Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
Press the required destination.
Use zoom
Drag two fingers together or apart to zoom in or out.
Save favourite destination
Press the field above the destination.
Press the favourite icon.
Plan route to destination
Press Directions.
Press the required mode of transportation.
Clear map
Press the menu icon.
Press Clear Map.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key several times to return to the home screen.
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