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Popular tip: View maps offline

Save an area of the map so you can view it when you aren't connected to the Internet:

  1. Open the Google Maps app maps.
  2. Search for a place, like "San Francisco."
  3. At the bottom, touch the bar that has the name of the place you searched.
  4. At the top right, touch the menu three vertical dots .
  5. Select Save offline map to save the selected area of the map.

Note: To save an offline map, you need to sign in to Google Maps.

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