Samsung Galaxy S

Samsung Galaxy S

How to guides

Use GPS navigation in Google Maps

You can use GPS to navigate from one location to another. Follow these instructions to use GPS navigation in Google Maps.
You need to set up the phone for Internet to use this function. Click here to see how.

Step 1 of 13

Find "Navigation"

Press Applications.

Step 2 of 13

Find "Navigation"

Press Navigation.

Step 3 of 13

Plan route and start navigation

Press one of the following search options:
Type Destination, go to 2a.

Step 4 of 13

Plan route and start navigation

Contacts, go to 2b.

Step 5 of 13

Plan route and start navigation

Starred Items, go to 2c.

Step 6 of 13

2a - "Type Destination"

Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
Press the required destination.

Step 7 of 13

2b - "Contacts"

Contacts with addresses are displayed.
Press the required contact.

Step 8 of 13

2c - Starred Items"

Your favourite locations are displayed.
Press the required destination.

You need to save a preferred location before you can select Starred Items. Click here to see how.
Step 9 of 13

Use GPS navigation

The navigation window with information about your route is displayed.
The next turn and the next route detail are displayed at the top of the display.

Step 10 of 13

Use GPS navigation

Time of arrival and your current position are displayed at the bottom of the display.
Follow the verbal instructions or the instructions on the display to go to the selected destination.

Step 11 of 13

Exit navigation

Press the Menu key.

Step 12 of 13

Exit navigation

Press Exit Navigation.

Step 13 of 13

Exit

Press the Return key the necessary number of times to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Navigation"

Press Applications.
Press Navigation.

2. Plan route and start navigation

Press one of the following search options:
Type Destination, go to 2a.
Contacts, go to 2b.
Starred Items, go to 2c.

3. 2a - "Type Destination"

Key in the required destination.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
Press the required destination.

4. 2b - "Contacts"

Contacts with addresses are displayed.
Press the required contact.

5. 2c - Starred Items"

Your favourite locations are displayed.
Press the required destination.
You need to save a preferred location before you can select Starred Items. Click here to see how.

6. Use GPS navigation

The navigation window with information about your route is displayed.
The next turn and the next route detail are displayed at the top of the display.
Time of arrival and your current position are displayed at the bottom of the display.
Follow the verbal instructions or the instructions on the display to go to the selected destination.

7. Exit navigation

Press the Menu key.
Press Exit Navigation.

8. Exit

Press the Return key the necessary number of times to return to standby mode.

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