Find your way with Maps

Whether you’re driving, walking, or taking the bus, Maps for Windows 10 Mobile gets you there. See alternate routes, get turn-by-turn directions, or download maps to use offline.

Get turn-by-turn directions

Keep your eyes on the road while Maps guides you out loud.

  • On Start

    Start symbol
    , select Maps, then select Directions .

  • Choose a different transportation mode if you like—for example, Walking .

  • Type an address, city, or business name in the To box, and then select from the results that appear as you type.

  • To see the directions in a list, drag the move handle up. To hear step-by-step directions as you travel, select Go.

    1. Get turn-by-turn directions

      Keep your eyes on the road while Maps guides you out loud.

    2. On Start

      Start symbol
      , select Maps, then select Directions .

    3. Choose a different transportation mode if you like—for example, Walking .

    4. Type an address, city, or business name in the To box, and then select from the results that appear as you type.

    5. To see the directions in a list, drag the move handle up. To hear step-by-step directions as you travel, select Go.

    Getting directions and alternate routes

    Offline maps

    On the road without dependable Internet access? Download maps over Wi-Fi before you go, then use the Maps app to search and get directions, even when you’re offline.

  • With the Maps app closed, go to Start

    Start symbol
    , select Settings , and then select System > Offline maps.

  • Select Download maps, and then choose the region you want to download.

    1. Offline maps

      On the road without dependable Internet access? Download maps over Wi-Fi before you go, then use the Maps app to search and get directions, even when you’re offline.

    2. With the Maps app closed, go to Start

      Start symbol
      , select Settings , and then select System > Offline maps.

    3. Select Download maps, and then choose the region you want to download.

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    Article ID: 27948 - Last Review: Aug 18, 2016 - Revision: 1

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