Get directions

It's easy to view maps and receive directions on your BlackBerry Z10 using BlackBerry Maps.

This application allows you to find businesses, restaurants and more by entering addresses and viewing their locations on maps; quickly and conveniently from virtually wherever you are. BlackBerry Maps can also provide a visual route and step-by-step instructions to help you get to where you want to go.

BlackBerry Maps is an application that is already pre-installed on the BlackBerry Smartphone.

How to use the service

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.
Last updated: 31/12/2018
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