Navigation is Not Gone on Android Phones, Just Different

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Last week I needed quick directions, so I did what I always do when I don’t want to use my Ford SYNC. I pulled out my S3 and tried to find that cool navigation app. No such luck. Then I remembered that I could at least see directions if I did a search. To my surprise,  I was able to find navigation.  Here’s how you can do it.

Go to your search bar and type in your destination. You can also just search here.

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Hopefully, you can see it on the screen shot.

Click on directions which should be located under the place you searched.

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Select your desired route.

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When you reach the map page, click on the navigation icon.

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You will be directed to another screen and navigation will start. Voice guidance can be turned on or muted from this screen as well.

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I hope this helped.

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Posted on the go from Makasha’s phone

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Makasha Dorsey is an award-winning author, motivational speaker and public relations professional. Her personal essay Diary of an Aspie Mom is included in The Motherhood Diaries (Strebor Books/Simon & Schuster). She blogs about being a writer, mother, wife, woman and Christian over at a wife in progress and has written for Absolute Write, The Midwest Book Review, Snaps1000Words, The Daily Times Leader, and ModVive Magazine. You can purchase a copy of her book First Family Secrets on Amazon.com.

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