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Is location within radius? [on hold]

I'm trying to create a "check availability" function on a website. Basically, the way I envision it is to create a radius around certain coordinates. Any address within 5000 feet of this radius (...
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Minor street names are not appearing on Google Maps

There only major streets are showing on the map where I used to have the names of the smaller streets. Other users have reported this and its not answered correctly.
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Take point location data from Embedded Google Maps on a webpage?

I understand that this question has been asked before and that it depends on the API of the website that has the point data. Now before you ask me if I have clicked the "Sponsored by Google" image, no ...
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Is there a way to return to satellite birds-eye view with latest Google maps?

Using Google Maps with latest Chrome/Win10, two questions: How do I get to overhead satellite photo views? Currently I just have 'Earth' and 'Map'. How do I get to 'birds-eye' satellite photos ...
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If I need to pick up my kids, then add a reminder

I've just signed up for If This Then That and I'm trying to compose a recipe for the following situation. My kids don't have their own Google Calendar accounts; we use the family account for ...
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Can you download 3D models of cities from Google Maps?

I often see CAD/3d models of cities in Google Maps. Can one access the data of these models and download 3D topography of a region to use it in a creative or architectural 3d project?
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Can Google Maps find every street in a city by the number?

I was searching around my neighbourhood and realized that, after punching in a few numbers in the area, Google Maps will auto-suggest close-by areas and other places relative to that number. For ...
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Create a map with large number of arrows

I want to plot my sales data using arrows on a map. I have data in the following format: [From Location] [ To location ] [Lat] [Long] [Lat] [Long] 1. X1 ...
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How does Google Maps determine which cities to show at which zoom level?

I'm curious as to how Google Maps determines which cities to show at a given zoom level. For example, while focused on the U.S. and using the highest zoom level that still shows cities, it seems to ...
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Is there a way to export my starred locations from Google Maps?

I have hundreds of locations starred in Google Maps. I'd like to export the list of them so that I can import them into other software, like Google Earth or map applications on my Android phone. Is ...
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How to make Google Maps remember my language?

Although this is minor issue, it is annoying. I'm usually logged into my Google Account and my Chrome browser remembers my login. All other Google services remember my chosen language. Only Google ...
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Offline bookmarks in my maps in Google Maps

I have a map in mymaps of google. I have added some bookmarks to it because I am going to a trip and wanted to highlight the places I'm going. The thing is those bookmarks are not accessible offline. ...
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Switch to street view in Google maps search results

In a past question, I've expressed my confusion about Google's behavior when it comes to navigating between search results by type of content (web search, image search, maps search…) - without losing ...
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Get Google Maps to print entire map displayed

Whenever I try to print a Google Map (using their interface) it cuts off the edge of the map. How do I print the whole map showing?
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Filtering all matching locations in Google Maps

I am looking for a way to list all the physical in-range locations of companies which meet a particular criteria in Google Maps. For example, when I input "supermarket" into Google Maps I find out ...
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How to show a marker with a description at specific coordinates via URL with the new (mid-2013) Google Maps

A link like this used to work up until the latest revamp of Google Maps (before July 2013): http://maps.google.com/maps?q=description+(name)+%4046.090271,6.657248 What it did was to show a map with ...
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Directions are not displayed properly in Google My Places

Here is my map with locations and directions: https://www.google.com/maps/ms?msid=201849003619318758787.0004e08ac8bd088dfd44d&msa=0&ll=39.249271,-116.257324&spn=14.382449,20.302734&dg=...
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How do you find nearby supermarkets on Google Maps?

In my country (UK) thousands of tiny local convenience stores have the word "supermarket" in their names, so whenever I need to find a supermarket, Google Maps is pretty much useless. Is there any ...
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Is there a way to calculate a google maps commute based on past traffic delay times?

I am using google maps to determine my route to work, it is about an hour currently, but I know that when I factor in traffic it will be longer. I want to know just how much longer it will be. I was ...
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To what extent are Google Maps travel time estimates determined by traffic data? [duplicate]

This is a curiosity question instead of a "how do I do ..." question. I'm always impressed that Google Maps nearly always guesses right when I ask it how long it will take to get from A to B. My ...
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Display one second latitude and longitude grid lines on Google Maps

Is there a way to display one second latitude and longitude grid lines on Google Maps?
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How to view my contribution points in Google Maps?

Because of this news that Google is now willing to give 1 TB of Google Drive storage to diligent Local Guides, I was encouraged to take photos of places near me, review edits, and make reviews of ...
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Why doesn't Google Maps API show maps in Israel?

I wish to use Google Maps API in my website to embed a map of Israel with details of roads and streets. However, when I use it, I cannot see any road details, even that such information is available ...
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How do I plot a bunch of points on Google Maps?

I've got a list of hundreds of lat/long coordinates and I want to plot them on Google Maps. What is the easiest way to do this? The data is currently in CSV format.
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How set metric system default and unchangeable in Google Maps?

I just moved to the US and suddenly every search on google maps uses miles as the default option. I can go to options and change it to Km for every search but I was looking for something permanent. ...
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How to get a listing of businesses in Google Maps?

When I search for Multicultural Arts Center in Google Maps I get its My Business info, including its categorization as Art Center. Is it possible to get a complete listing of other Art Centers in the ...
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How long will it take to change a shop name on Google Maps?

I have tagged a photo studio in my location. Unfortunately, I added the wrong name for it. Then, I edited the entry to the the right name but the status is still pending. For the confirmation, my ...
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Is using a screenshot of Google Maps on a company's website allowed?

I would like to use a screenshot of Google Maps on my company's website. But I'm not sure they allow using the maps besides through their API. Maybe it's OK if the image points to the Google website?
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How to find my saved locations in Google Maps?

I have lots of favorite locations (starred locations) in Google Maps. It's visible on the map as I scroll/drag to it. But isn't there a place where all the saved locations/coordinates are listed? I ...
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How do I copy the address from Google Maps?

How do I select and copy the address from Google Maps? I need to copy the info to a restaurant into a Meetup. It won't select the text!
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Google maps timeline queries

I know I can use Google maps timeline to see where I have been at some point in time. Is it also possible to have more sophisticated queries, like when was the last time I visited some place?
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How to update Google “My Maps” when Spreadsheet data changes?

In the process of building a Google My Maps map, I found that it's quite handy to import spreadsheets from your Google Drive to use it source for your map layers. As using spreadsheets is pretty much ...
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Save a place in Street View

Is it possible to save a place while in Street View mode? For example with this Google Maps link (screenshot) If I click the pin icon in the top left corner, it takes me to a screen where there's a ...
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Does Google Maps still provide fares for routes by public transportation?

I remember a few years ago when I searched for routes between two locations in Baltimore, it showed the fares for routes by public transportation. Now when I do the same thing but for New York City, ...
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Add Google Map to my Google Calendar

Ok. So, I have a saved map of my plans for Saturday on it. It's in "My Maps" on Google maps. Is there a way to link that map (as in attach it to the calendar event, not just paste a link in the ...
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Measure distances between multiple points in Google maps

I have multiple points localised in Google maps as the image shows I want to measure the distances inter-points I have nominally around 50 points , so I have to find 50*50 calculated distance.
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Multiple Waypoints in Google Maps

Question about google maps.This is the direction that I want to reflect on the map Singapore -> Brisbane -> Melbourne -> Hong Kong Can't do it through driving coz it won't allow overseas. Can't do it ...
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Is there a way on Google Maps (online version) to make Public transportation the default mode?

Google Maps on Android allows the user to set his prefered mode of transportation. I didn't find a similar mode on the web-version. Does such a mode exist?
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How can I save a Google Maps route offline?

Just what the title says. I've been looking everywhere and all I can find is how to save a particular map view, but not a route between two points.
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How to add an address I found in Google Maps into Google Calendar?

Is there a way in desktop browsers to import an address I found in Google Maps into Google Calendar?
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Google Maps Earth mode URL parameters

I have some questions about some of the parameters. Here's an example of the Statue of Liberty https://www.google.com/maps/@40.6857974,-74.0453996,237a,20y,12.19h,59.76t/data=!3m1!1e3 @40.6857974,-74....
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How to open custom (embedded) Google maps in full view?

I want to open an embedded map that has custom routes in it in full view but clicking the "Google" logo only takes me to the map without all the custom information. How do I open a custom map in full ...
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Is it possible to embed a map in a Google Keep note?

Just as the title says, is it possible to embed a map from Google Maps (i.e. when you click on "share") in a note from Google Keep?
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Can I Add Multiple “Locations” to a single row for a Map Chart

I have a Google Spreadsheet that I am testing out the Map Chart with. I wanted to test two Charts, Org and Map. So I thought that a list of gods would give me both. However, I ran into a situation ...
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How can I prevent the Google Maps Country Redirect?

Google maps has started to redirect me to my local country domain - from www.google.com/maps to www.google.at/maps. Is there any way to prevent this without using cookies? Llike the "No Country ...
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Claim and fix an unauthorized listing in Google Maps/Places

One of our branch offices has had a Google Maps/Places listing created and verified by a staff member who was not authorized (not the IT or Communications & Marketing departments); the office has ...
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How to hide labels in last release of Google Maps

I do not find the set up to hide the labels in the latest Google Maps version. I use it on Internet Explorer / Mozilla Firefox / Google Chrome. In the setting options I have: Share this map History ...
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How do i map two addresses creating a route?

I have about over 200 routes to map. I have an excel sheet (CSV file) containing the addresses with start and end point. I would like to know if there is any easier way of importing the data with a ...
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Link to Google Map with Places name and Coordinates selects wrong location

I'm sorry I can't list specifics here. Term of the contract and all. The client wants links to their (very large number) of stores on google maps from their web page listings. This works for the ...
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Google Maps: How do I start a route that I've saved to My Maps?

I've started using Google's My Maps feature for planning both an upcoming trip to California and some semi-regular motorcycling routes. I've figured out how to create maps and share them with people, ...