LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G

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Use map functions in Google Maps

Google Maps is a GPS application you can use to navigate from one location to another. You can change between list view and street view and you can use Google Maps to find companies. You can use Google Maps using an application on your phone. 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 information on how to set up your phone for internet.

If you don't want to use Google Maps using an application on your phone, you can use your phone's browser: open the browser and connect to http://maps.google.com.

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

Step 1 of 17

Find "Maps"

Press Apps.

Step 2 of 17

Find "Maps"

Press Maps.

Step 3 of 17

Find destination

Press the search icon.
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 4 of 17

Find destination

Press the required destination.

You can also key in points of interest and contacts from the phone book.
Step 5 of 17

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.
Step 6 of 17

Use map functions in Google Maps

Follow the steps below to use map functions in Google Maps.

Step 7 of 17

Save favourite destination

Press the information field above the destination.

Step 8 of 17

Save favourite destination

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

Step 9 of 17

Save favourite destination

Press the Return key to return to map view.

Step 10 of 17

Plan route to destination

Press the information field above the destination.

Step 11 of 17

Plan route to destination

Press Directions.

Step 12 of 17

Plan route to destination

Press the required mode of transportation.

Step 13 of 17

Plan route to destination

Press GET DIRECTIONS.

Step 14 of 17

Use zoom

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

Step 15 of 17

Clear map

Press the Menu key.

Step 16 of 17

Clear map

Press Clear Map.

Step 17 of 17

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Maps"

Press Apps.
Press Maps.

2. Find destination

Press the search icon.
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 use map functions in Google Maps.

4. Save favourite destination

Press the information field above the destination.
Press the favourite 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 Directions.
Press the required mode of transportation.
Press GET DIRECTIONS.

6. Use zoom

Drag two fingers together or apart 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.

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