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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.

List view

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
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3. Find destination

Tap Search.
Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
You can also key in contacts from the address book.
Tap the required destination.
You can also key in contacts from the address book.

4. Use zoom

Drag two fingers together or apart to zoom in or out.
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5. Save favourite destination

Tap the destination at the bottom of the display.
Tap the star until the destination has been saved as a favourite.

6. Plan route to destination

Tap the travel information.
Tap the required mode of transportation.
Tap the required route.

7. Clear map

Tap the return icon the necessary number of times to clear the map.

8. Return to the home screen

Tap the home icon to return to the home screen.
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