Apple iPad Air iOS 8

Apple iPad Air

Use Google Maps - Apple iPad Air iOS 8

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When using Google Maps, you can find a specific location on the map, plan a route from one location to another and start GPS navigation. Remember, you need to set up your tablet for internet, turn on GPS and install Google Maps.

Step 1 of 14

Find "Google Maps"

Press Google Maps.

Apple iPad Air iOS 8
Step 2 of 14

Use Google Maps

The following steps describe how you:
Find a destination
Use zoom
Save a favourite destination
Plan a route to a destination
Start GPS navigation
Exit GPS navigation

Step 3 of 14

Find destination

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

You can also key contacts from the address book.
Step 4 of 14

Find destination

Press the required destination.

You can also key contacts from the address book.
Apple iPad Air iOS 8
Step 5 of 14

Use zoom

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

Step 6 of 14

Save favourite destination

Press the destination.

Remember, you need a Google account. If you don't have a Google account, you can create one at www.google.com.
Step 7 of 14

Save favourite destination

Press the star until the destination has been saved as a favourite.

Remember, you need a Google account. If you don't have a Google account, you can create one at www.google.com.
Step 8 of 14

Plan route to destination

Press the travel information.

You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.
Step 9 of 14

Plan route to destination

Press the required mode of transportation.

You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.
Step 10 of 14

Plan route to destination

Press the required route.

You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.
Step 11 of 14

Start GPS navigation

Press Start.
The navigation window with information about your route is displayed.

Step 12 of 14

Start GPS navigation

The travel information at the bottom of the display shows your travel time, estimated time of arrival and distance to destination.
Follow the verbal instructions or the instructions on the display to go to the selected destination.

Step 13 of 14

Exit navigation

Press the end icon.

Step 14 of 14

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Google Maps"

Press Google Maps.

2. Use Google Maps

The following steps describe how you:
Find a destination
Use zoom
Save a favourite destination
Plan a route to a destination
Start GPS navigation
Exit GPS navigation
Apple iPad Air iOS 8

3. Find destination

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

4. Use zoom

Drag two fingers together or apart to zoom in or out.
Apple iPad Air iOS 8

5. Save favourite destination

Press the destination.
Remember, you need a Google account. If you don't have a Google account, you can create one at www.google.com.
Press the star until the destination has been saved as a favourite.
Remember, you need a Google account. If you don't have a Google account, you can create one at www.google.com.

6. Plan route to destination

Press the travel information.
You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.
Press the required mode of transportation.
You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.
Press the required route.
You can choose to avoid certain road types.
Press Route options.
Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for route planning.

7. Start GPS navigation

Press Start.
The navigation window with information about your route is displayed.
The travel information at the bottom of the display shows your travel time, estimated time of arrival and distance to destination.
Follow the verbal instructions or the instructions on the display to go to the selected destination.

8. Exit navigation

Press the end icon.

9. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.