Find places with Maps Windows 8


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Finding places with Maps

You've probably used one or more websites in order to browse a map or perhaps get directions, but now, you can perform many of those tasks with the Maps application that is included in Windows 8. Let's take a look at how we can use the Maps application to locate particular locations. We'll get started by clicking on the Maps tile on the Start screen, and that of course, will bring up the Maps application. And since this is the first time I'm using Maps on this computer in Windows 8, I'm asked if I would like to allow Maps to use my current location.

I'll go ahead and click the Allow button. And you can also see that in my case, I have a message at the top indicating that I'm using the United States view of the map as it were, but I'm in a different location at the moment. And would I like to change the region, I'll go ahead and click, No, Thanks. And now, I can navigate among the map. You'll notice over on the right side, I have plus ...

Finding places with Maps
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Finding places with Maps provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Up and Running with Windows 8

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