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How can I make Google Maps speak the street names when the voice is set to a foreign language?

The best answer would be for GOOGLE TO PLEASE FIX IT so we can have an option to turn street name speaking on or off regardless of the chosen system language and the chosen Google Maps spoken language ...
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Is it possible to add a stopover or intermediate waypoint in Google Maps navigation?

There is a tool which allows you to do just that. https://mapped.me
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How does Google Maps Navigation know you are in a tunnel when it switches to night mode?

Recently I was driving in Italy and I realized that this Google Maps feature works more precise in Italy than in my home country Germany. I tested it a little bit in Italy and I found the following: ...
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Google Maps blue arrow does not appear on the blue location dot (to show direction)

I thought the Moto G4 Plus had no compass. I own one I like it but I thought it had no NFC or compass in the hardware. Maybe that is causing some of your issues?
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How can I make navigation work again in Google Maps?

Quick fix is Settings-> apps-> all apps-> google maps-> uninstall update
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Lock screen but keep Google Maps turn-by-turn navigation and GPS active

Power saving mode will disable the gps when the screen is locked. Disable power saving mode in settings.
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Does google maps personalize the walking time to your destination?

It does not take into account your walking speed but assumes a normal walking speed. From Google Maps help What is the Google Map walking speed? Is this a constant value or does it change depending ...
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How to keep Google Maps sounds in Phone, while calls in Car Sound system, while driving?

Current version of Google Maps (10.47.1) seems to support this function: tap on your avatar icon tap on "Settings" Scroll down and tap on "Navigation Settings" Disable "play ...
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How can I turn on google maps speedometer alerts on exceeding the speed limits?

Both these apps appear to meet the requirements (not tested by me). I have requested OP to add/edit based on their tests. You can try Velociraptor - Speed Limits & Speedometer, which is free and ...
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How to get spoken instructions from Google Maps while bicycling?

One of these solutions may help, assuming muting Volume is not the cause Download Voice Directions by keeping map open and getting directions Sometimes voice directions aren’t downloaded or need ...
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Google Maps Navigation Icons

Although not exactly what I was after, I have found a way I can get hold of them for now. Stupidly, I didn't even think to have a play with desktop Maps. I followed the image URL for an icon when ...
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Navigation Voice is not changing

If all you want is a British voice, then you don't have to downgrade from Google Maps version 9.32.1, there's another way: SETTINGS > LANGUAGE AND INPUT > LANGUAGE > English (United Kingdom) This ...
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Can Maps run without a data or wifi connection?

As far as India is concerned, if I am to use my Google Maps with Internet connection and start the turn-by-turn voice navigation (in Andorid 6.0.1 Maps version 9.31.3) I can turn off the connection to ...
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Can Maps run without a data or wifi connection?

Using offline map data, you can definitely run navigation without a data connection, either mobile or WiFi. I verified with Maps 9.31.3.
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Save offline Google maps to SD card

It is definitely possible to do what you want, although it needs a couple of things done, which may or may not be viable to you. You will need to use Link2SD to link all data related to Google Maps ...
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How do I navigate to a contacts address using my voice

It seems to work fine for me. Try updating your Google app. Try enabling Google Settings > Accounts & privacy > Personal results and Contact recognition. Alternatively, you can get to Google ...
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Is it possible to add a stopover or intermediate waypoint in Google Maps navigation?

Simple steps on Android phone. Search for route on Android phone. Click on start Navigations button with whatever route it is suggesting. Then Magnifying symbol will appear. Tap on the magnifyling ...
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Is it possible to add a stopover or intermediate waypoint in Google Maps navigation?

I just found out the following while I was trying to plot a more scenic route just minutes ago (mind blown!): I plotted a route in Chrome (PC) with waypoints (I did click the 'Share or Embed map' ...
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