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Using GPS navigation in Google Maps on my mobile phone

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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Find "Navigation"

Tap the menu icon.

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Find "Navigation"

Tap Navigation.

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Plan route and start navigation

Select one of the following options:

Say destination, go to 2a.

Enter destination, go to 2b.

Select home address as destination, go to 2c.

Select a contact address as destination, go to 2d.

Select favourite location as destination, go to 2e.

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2a - Say destination

Tap Speak destination.

Say the required destination.

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2b - Enter destination

Tap Type destination.

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2b - Enter destination

Key in the required destination and tap enter.

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2c - Select home address as destination

Tap Go home.

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2c - Select home address as destination

If this is the first time you use the function:

Key in your home address and tap Save.

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2d - Select a contact address as destination

Slide your finger left on the display.

Contacts with addresses are displayed.

Tap the required contact.

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2e - Select favourite location as destination

You need to save a favourite location before you can select a favourite location as destination.

Slide your finger right on the display.

Your favourite locations are displayed.

Tap the required destination.

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Use GPS navigation

The navigation window with information about your route is displayed.

the next route detail is displayed at the top of the display.

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Use GPS navigation

The travel time is displayed at the bottom of the display.

Follow the verbal instructions or the instructions on the display to go to the selected destination.

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Exit navigation

Tap the Return key.

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Exit navigation

Tap OK.

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Exit

Tap the Home key to return to standby mode.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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