Google maps route to maps mobile

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by samg123, Jun 1, 2012.

  1. samg123

    samg123 New Member
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    I've planned a route on Google Maps on my laptop and am trying to find a way to import it into my phone to follow.
    It doesn't appear in my saved places on my phone (linked account) and when I use Chrome to Phone it opens the map in my browser. Is there any way to import a route into my phone and follow it?
     

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  2. ForkliftFred

    ForkliftFred Well-Known Member
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    If you save your route as a KML file, there are other mapping apps that can import it. I can't recommend any one in particular because I've looking for other capabilities, but I've certainly seen some out there.
     
  3. Harry2

    Harry2 Well-Known Member
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    The 'Locus' app might work with Googles MyMap and imports KLM routes/tracks.

    Harry
     
  4. BigRedGonzo

    BigRedGonzo Well-Known Member
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    When I do a route on Google Maps and send it through Chrome to Phone and tap on the resulting notification, I am given the option of using Browser, Dolphin HD or Maps to open the link. If I choose Maps, it takes me directly to the route and then I can choose Navigation. It sounds like you have a default set that you should clear, probably in Chrome to Phone.

    BigRedGonzo
     

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