Blackberry q5-get directions

Here's how to get directions to a location on your BlackBerry Q5.

How to use the service

You can search for a location and then view it on a map to see where you need to go.

  1. Tap the Search field.
  2. In the Search field, enter an address or a descriptive word, such as 'coffee' or 'hospital'.
  3. Tap the Enter key.

Tip: When viewing multiple search results, tap Map to view places as pins on the map. To clear all pins from the map, on the map tab, tap More, then tap Clear Map.

You can get get turn by turn directions to a location by doing the following:

  1. Search for an address or a place using the Search field, or...
  2. On the My Places tab, chose a place, or...
  3. On the Map tab, locate a pin or place on the map.
  4. Tap on the place or pin, then tap Go.
  5. To begin receiving turn by turn directions, tap the Start tab.

Tip: After turn by turn start, tap the screen to view tabs. To stop turn by turn directions, tap the screen, and then tap End Trip.

Changing settings for maps

To switch between kilometres or miles:

  1. In the Maps app, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap Settings, and then tap Units of Measure.
  3. Tap Change Device Settings.

To change default route settings:

  1. In the Maps app, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap Settings, and then tap Route Options.

To switch between voice-guided prompts and tones:

  1. In the Maps app, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap Settings, and then tap Navigation Audio.
  3. Tap an option.

 

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