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Using map functions in Google Maps

Want to use the map functions in Google Maps? It's easy, but you need to set up your mobile phone for internet and turn on GPS before you can use this function.

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1. Find "Maps"

Tap the menu icon.
Tap Maps.

2. Use map functions in Google Maps

The following steps describe how you:
Find a destination
Use zoom
Save a destination as a favourite
Plan a route to a destination
Clear the map

3. Find destination

Tap the search icon.
Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
Tap the required destination.

4. Use zoom

Drag two fingers together or apart to zoom in or out.

5. Save preferred location

Tap the field above the destination.
Tap the favourite icon.

6. Plan route to destination

Tap Directions.
Tap the required mode of transportation.

7. Clear map

Tap the menu icon.
Tap Clear Map.

8. Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key the necessary number of times to return to the home screen.
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