Save places in Maps

The Maps app in Windows 10 Mobile lets you save a list of all the places you might want to come back to later. Save all your favorite places—your friend’s house, your kids' school, a new restaurant you want to try——so you can quickly find them again.

Search and then save to favorites

Here's how to add a favorite if you know the address or place name.

  1. In Maps, select Search and type the name or address of the location you want to save. Suggestions will appear as you type.

  2. Select the location that matches your search.

  3. Tap the location’s name or address at the bottom of the map, or drag the move handle up to see more location info.

  4. In the location details, select Save.

    The Save button in location details

Drop a pin and save it

If you already see the location that you want to save in the Maps app— or you don’t know the address,— drop a pin and then save it.

  1. Press and hold the location you want to save and select Drop a pin.

    Menu that appears when you press and hold on a location in Maps

  2. Tap the location’s name or address at the bottom of the app, or drag the move handle up to see more location info.

  3. In the location details, select Save.

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Article ID: 27949 - Last Review: Sep 7, 2016 - Revision: 5

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