Favorites

Learn how to save your favorite places and routes, and how to synchronize them between your cellular phone and the Ovi Maps internet service.

Save or view a place or route

Save an address, place of interest, or route, so it can be quickly used later.

Select Menu > Maps.

Save a place

  1. Select Map.

  2. Tap the location. To search for an address or place, select Search.

  3. Tap the location's information area.

  4. Select Save.

Save a route

  1. Select Map.

  2. Tap the location. To search for an address or place, select Search.

  3. Tap the location's information area.

  4. To add another route point, select Navigate > Add to Route.

  5. Select Add new route point and the appropriate option.

  6. Select Show route > Options > Save route.

View a saved place

In the main view, select Favorites > Places, the place, and Show on map.

View a saved route

In the main view, select Favorites > Routes and the route.

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View and organize places or routes

Use your Favorites to quickly access the places and routes you have saved.

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

Select Menu > Maps and Favorites.

View a saved place on the map

  1. Select Places.

  2. Go to the place.

  3. Select Show on map.

To return to the list of saved places, select List.

Create a collection

Select Create new collection, and enter a collection name.

Add a saved place to a collection

  1. Select Places and the place.

  2. Select Organize collections.

  3. Select New collection or an existing collection.

Rename or delete a saved place in a collection

  1. Select Places.

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

Rename or delete a route in a collection

  1. Select Routes.

  2. Select and hold the route, 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.

Select Menu > Maps and Map.

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

  1. Select a place and its information area.

  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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Synchronize your Favorites

Plan a trip on your computer at the Ovi Maps website, synchronize the saved places and routes with your cellular phone, and access the plan on the go.

To synchronize places or routes between your cellular phone and the Ovi Maps internet service, you need to be signed in to your Nokia account.

Synchronize saved places and routes

Select Favorites > Synchronize with Ovi. If you do not have a Nokia account, you are prompted to create one.

You can set your device to synchronize your Favorites automatically when you open or close the Maps application.

Synchronize Favorites automatically

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

To use the Ovi Maps internet service, go to www.ovi.com.

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