Sending Directions Found Using Google Maps To Others

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by xdmanalo, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. xdmanalo

    xdmanalo Well-Known Member
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    Anybody know how to..."see title".

    After entering source and destination information via google maps, is there a way to forward the resulting directions whether it be via text, email, or otherwise to another person.

    Alternatively, is there a way to forward basic GPS location info via the same methods.

    I have not been able to find this option via HTC Footprints either.

    Help appreciated.
     

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  2. DaWeav

    DaWeav Well-Known Member
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    How about when in Google Maps, select Labs and enable 'short url', then create the directions, and finally hit the 'link' and send that short url link?
     
  3. tjennhw

    tjennhw Active Member
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    Maverick app supports automatic or manual location notification by sms, email, etc..

    Latitude/Longitude
    Address
    and a birds eye view picture
     
  4. xdmanalo

    xdmanalo Well-Known Member
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    Thank you for the feedback. Partial solution found. This sends GPS location info, but not directions.

    Click and hold on a pin or any point on map > Click resulting bubble > Share this place > via Email, SMS, Facebook, etc.
     
  5. xdmanalo

    xdmanalo Well-Known Member
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    I'm not showing 'short url' listed in Labs.

    Google Maps ver. 4.6.0
     

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