Getting your location with Maps


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Getting your location with Maps

The Maps application is one of the most useful built-in apps on the iPhone, at least for me. From figuring out where you are in a strange city to locating nearby restaurants and services, to seeing what the local traffic conditions are like, all of these capabilities and lots more are built into the Maps app. Let's tap Maps to open it up. If you see a message saying that Maps would like to use your current location, tap OK. That's just to confirm that you know that your iPhone is going to try to figure out where you are and you'll see this message for any app that tries to access your location information.

Most of the time when you're using Maps you'll want to start off by figuring out where you currently are. Unless you were previously using another function like getting directions or searching for a business, Maps should automatically hone in on and display your approximate location. If it doesn't, just tap the Locate button in the bottom left-hand corner. Afte...

Getting your location with Maps
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Getting your location with Maps provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iPhone and iPod touch iOS 6 Essential Training

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