[maemo-users] ovi maps : problems

From: Andrea Grandi a.grandi at gmail.com
Date: Sat Feb 20 19:40:57 EET 2010

On 20 February 2010 18:37, Alessio Stella <alessio.stella at hotmail.it> wrote:
> Hi
> i have installed several maps and voices via Nokia PC Suite and Nokia Map
> Loader on my Nokia N900 but they don't seem to work well
> (1)
> if i am offline (not connected to WiFi or GPRS) i can visualiza the maps and
> zoom but the search of an address doesn't work
> while if i connect to the WiFi the search of an address works

this is not a bug, it's a missing feature. Ovi Maps is not like
TomTom, it cannot search for something without being connected

> (2)
> the voice directions don't seem to work and i don't even see a menu to set
> one voice or the other

this feature simply doesn't exist in Ovi Maps for N900

> (3) the Japan map has very little detail

really no idea... never had the need to use Japan maps...


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