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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. Search for a place, like "San Francisco."
  2. Pull up the place info sheet at the bottom of the screen, and touch the menu three vertical dots in the top right corner.
  3. Select Save offline map to save the selected area of the map. (Sign into your Google Account, if you haven't already.)
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