Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung Galaxy S III

Use map functions in Google Maps

You can use the map functions in Google Maps to find a specific location on a map or to plan a route from one location to another. You can use Google Maps using an application on your phone. Follow these instructions to use 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.


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.
  • Press the required destination.
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.
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.
Plan route to destination
  • Press the information field above the destination.
  • Press Directions.
  • Press the mode of transportation icon.
  • Press GET DIRECTIONS.
Use zoom
  • Drag two fingers together or apart to zoom in or out.
Clear map
  • Press the Menu key.
  • Press Clear Map.
4. Exit
  • Press the Home key to return to standby mode.