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Pegman comes in a variety of styles, eg:


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First enter Street View mode in desktop Google Maps. Notice the overlay in the upper-right corner with the address and Street View date, and next to the date is a clock-cycle icon. Click that icon to pick a different date. See Go back in time with Street View in the Google Maps blog for details and screen shots.


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Use this format: https://www.google.com/maps/preview?saddr=[insert_from_address_here]&daddr=[insert_to_address_here]&dirflg=[insert_mode_here] Options for dirflg: w: walking b: bicycling d or h or t: drive r: public transit Example: if you want to bicycle from 120 Spring St, Cambridge, MA 02141 to 24 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA 02215, your URL ...


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Yes, there is. Add the optional parameter language to the request URL: https://www.google.com/maps/embed/v1/MODE?key=API_KEY&language=en See the API reference for further information.


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You could use Google My Maps to generate a map with directions then save it to Google Drive and share it like a file.


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Seeing that there's no convinient way of doing this provided by Google, I've created a tiny online app for export of your starred locations: http://gexport.somee.com/ It's very primitive, but it does the job. (credits to endolith for the idea of implementation).


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This is a real pain point for me too. I get around the issue by searching for directions between my desired location and a second location that is a suitable distance away. For example, instead of "Ocala, FL" try searching for "Ocala to Orlando" or even "Ocala to Miami". This does require some rudimentary geographical knowledge about the wider area you're ...


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If you click the cog icon at the bottom, and then click "Share or embed map", you get a link. If you email the link to yourself (I know, sounds archaic) and open it on your phone, you can choose to open the directions in the Google maps app. The great thing about this method is it can transfer a custom route you made when dragging the route to make it go a ...


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There are a number of options, depending on what you want to do. Try any one of these: You could just put your coordinates into a URL, like this: https://www.google.com/maps/place/21°31'01.4"N+100°49'43.4"W/ If you use Google+, you can use the "Share" option and share it to a Circle that contains just yourself. Click the "Gear" icon in the lower right, ...


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Click on the settings (gear icon) in the bottom right corner. You then get the option to "Share and embed map": This gives you the URL for the map (optionally shortened): More info... https://support.google.com/maps/answer/144361?p=newmaps_shorturl&rd=1


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Complaints about the lack of such a feature (I think perhaps on 'Earth' view rater than satellite) are recent so I think there is, as yet, no simple way to remove the labels. However there is this advice from John Mee June 24 (presumably 2014): Either: a) Hit the "?" on the new maps and select "return to the old google maps". On the old maps in ...


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What URL are you using to access Google Maps? The default location would seem to be dependent on the Google Maps URL, or rather the "Top Level Domain" (TLD). For example, If I go to https://www.google.com/maps I see the US. If I go to .co.uk I see the UK. If I go to .co.id, I see Indonesia. .com.au - Australia, etc. Incidentally, if I visit .com (from ...


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Quoting from this Google support page: As previously announced, Internet Explorer 11 launched on October 17, 2013, and as a result, we've discontinued support for Internet Explorer 9. Organizations that depend on old versions of Internet Explorer may want to consider a dual browser strategy. When Google discontinued IE8 support in 2012, that was ...


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Photo's in Google Maps are not always tagged with the exact location. I can't even double click the photo to get to a location. When you search for "Worcester Boulevard Bridge, Christchurch" you come to a street and if you follow it to the water you come to this location: https://goo.gl/maps/BCt9X This is the location of the photo (although the building is ...


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I think the answer is bound to be no if only because otherwise the unscrupulous would be assigning their own telephone number to their competitors' listings etc, but the most specific denial I can find is: Only business owners or authorized representatives may verify and manage their business information on Google My Business. from here.


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Assuming you're using the "new" Google Maps, here's how you can report and correct an entry. Find the business on the map. Click its name/icon to drop a marker Click the help button in the lower right (a question mark inside a speech bubble Choose "report a data problem" Click the name and make your correction If it's the icon on the map ...


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It could be for a number of reasons: There is a specific guidelines for this, check them and make sure everything is okay. Sometimes it can take more then 3 weeks, wait a little longer.. Every Google place must have a street address, so if you didn't mentioned it, this is the problem. Google My Business is the new dashboard where you manage your business ...


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I am also a frequent My Maps user. On 16 September, I received an email I had been expecting for some time (based on previous announcements from Google about Maps) saying Hi, We want to let you know that in the coming months, we're upgrading the content you created in My Maps. All of the maps that you've created will automatically move to the new ...


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If you are on web, on the top right corner next to your pic, you have a "Plus" button, click there and share it with yourself. This is how I saved a route with custom points I just made...


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Click in the "Search" field. You should get a menu with a few of your recent searches, as well as an entry for "My maps". Click that and you'll get a list of your maps as well as a link to "See all your maps" which will open up the new "My Maps" tool. Alternatively, click the "gear" icon in the lower right and choose "My Places". (That's the old "My ...


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The transport companies or authorities wanting to provide their data to Google, must do so themselves. See the Google Transit Partner program


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I'm pretty sure that a single individual not related to the city transport enterprise cannot do this. Among other things, you will not have access to the official data feed from the bus company, and so you might not keep it up to date. (I looked into this a while ago, when I set up a website with maps of my city's bus-routes because the transport ...


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@Ynhockey is correct, alt + enter gives a full paragraph break (2 lines). For a single line break (next line), press Alt + Command + Enter


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If you're in edit mode (i.e. signed in to Google), in the lower-right corner of the white box that covers half the map look for a tiny almost invisible down arrow. Click it and several optional "styles" will pop up. One of them is good old sat view. If you're not signed in just looking a map, just click the "sat" icon in the lower left corner. ...


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You can work around this by setting the “start time” of your journey back a few minutes, so that Google’s more conservative estimate of walking speed will still put you at a further bus stop at an earlier moment in time.


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Just click and hold the letter label, starting destination A, click the actual A and hold and drag to where you want it in the list of stops. It's slow to move, so be patient!


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You can do this in the new version of Maps. (See the official announcement.) Go to Street View; Click on the clock-like icon in the upper-left corner, just below the address; Navigate to a previous date. Now: Before: P.S.: Note that the number of previous views varies from place to place, in some cases just the current one being available.


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Persistence paid off - by having a more recently verified listing (address, phone & website) and reporting the bad entry, we were able to have the other entry removed.



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