Favourites

Learn how to save your favourite places and routes, and how to synchronise them between your mobile device and the Ovi Maps internet service.

Save or view a place

To aid your travel planning, you can search for places, such as hotels, attractions, or petrol stations, and save them to your phone.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Maps.

Save a place

  1. To search for an address or place, select Search icon.

  2. Select the place's info area at the top of the screen.

  3. On the details page, select Favourites icon.

View a saved place

In the main view, select Search icon > Favourites icon > Places and the place.

Group the places into a collection, for example, when planning a trip.

Add a saved place to a collection

  1. Select Places.

  2. Select and hold the place, then select Organise collections.

  3. Select New collection or an existing collection, then select Done icon.

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View and organise places

Use your Favourites to quickly access the places you have saved.

Group the places into a collection, for example, when planning a trip.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Maps and Search icon > Favourites icon.

View a saved place on the map

Select Places and the place.

To return to the list of saved places, select Search icon.

Create a collection

Select Add icon, and enter a collection name.

Add a saved place to a collection

  1. Select Places.

  2. Select and hold the place, and from the pop-up menu, select Organise collections.

  3. Select New collection or an existing collection, and select qtg-toolbar-done.jpg.

Rename or delete a saved place in a collection

  1. Select the collection.

  2. Select and hold the place, and from the pop-up menu, select the appropriate option.

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Send a place to a friend

When you want to show your friends where a place is on the map, you can send the place to them.

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To view the place on the map, your friends don't need to have a Nokia phone, but an internet connection is required.

  1. Select a place and its information area at the top of the screen.

  2. Select Share > Share via SMS or Share via Email.

A mail or text message containing a link to the location on the map is sent to your friend.

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Sync your Favourites

Plan a trip on your computer at the Nokia Maps website, sync the saved places with your phone, and access the plan on the go.

  1. Make sure you're signed in to your Nokia account.

  2. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Maps.

  3. Select Search icon > Favourites icon > Sync icon. If you do not have a Nokia account, you are asked to create one.

Syncing requires an internet connection, and may involve the transmission of large amounts of data through your service provider’s network. For info about data transmission charges, contact your network service provider.

To use the Nokia Maps web service, go to maps.nokia.com.

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