4 votes
Accepted

What does an orange street symbolize in Waze?

So I found: https://support.google.com/waze/partners/answer/7246755?hl=en#zippy=%2Cwaze-o-meter And as you noted in the comment the description of colors may not match expectations. As that page is ...
Morrison Chang's user avatar
3 votes
Accepted

Can I know location of a phone if it doesn't have AGPS?

There is assisted GPS, which as I got it figures out your location only by distance from antennas. I am sorry but this sentence is wrong. What you describe is not "assisted" GPS /AGPS. AGPS ...
Robert's user avatar
  • 19.7k
3 votes
Accepted

Android 10 Swipe Forward

It is not a bug. Swiping to move forward as not yet been implemented natively only swiping to move back with the new system navigation mode - users can navigate back (left/right edge swipe), to the ...
Reddy Lutonadio's user avatar
2 votes

Google Play Books - Navigate back to reading passage text

To return to the previous location just tap the centre of the screen to bring up page navigation and then click the back button. Note: looks like the previous functionality of a blue triangle has ...
RobMOz's user avatar
  • 21
2 votes
Accepted

Is it possible put Waze in a movable tile window, the same way Google Maps can?

This is picture-in-picture (PiP) mode, and Waze has not supported it yet. Google Maps v9.60 added support for PiP mode in August 2018. Also, as per the official Android Developers documentation, Your ...
Andrew T.'s user avatar
  • 15.9k
1 vote

Browser links opening in app instead of browser due to deep links

If you prefer remaining in browser rather than having corresponding app launched when a link is clicked, try changing settings here(opt out the apps to stop them from being launched) Here's how it ...
Yao's user avatar
  • 84
1 vote
Accepted

Where do I turn route highlighting on / off in Google maps?

The route highlighting reappeared when my phone went back online, so apparently it's not something one can configure. Note that simply being offline is not enough to make the highlighting disappear: I ...
Dmitry Grigoryev's user avatar
1 vote

How to import Wikivoyage tourism information to OsmAnd

In OsmAnd 3.0 the wikivoyage database is accessible for downloads same as wikipedia. Each article consists of 2 parts: html article itself and GPX information to be displayed on the map
user2498933's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

Is there a way to change the color of the navigation bar? Or to make it transparent

Install GravityBox compatible with your Android version. It requires a rooted device with a compatible Xposed Framework installed. Once you install it, enable its module in Xposed Installer app, ...
Firelord's user avatar
  • 25.1k
1 vote
Accepted

How can I get ViewRanger to keep recording my track on my tablet even when the cover is closed?

I got track recording to work while the device is closed: In the device Settings app, go to "Apps" and on the "..." menu select "Special Access" then "Optimize Battery Usage". Use the drop-down to ...
timday's user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
Accepted

It the any map app which is using google maps APIs but work perfectly without GPS?

If your goal is to save battery life by disabling GPS, then simply disable GPS. In Settings, set location mode to "Battery saving" (WiFi + Bluetooth, but no GPS). This leaves location services on, but ...
mattm's user avatar
  • 4,231
1 vote
Accepted

Prevent call taking over screen during navigation

Thing is I know it can be done as a friend just has a little box with call coming in and it leaves a small box with the map in the corner. You would think that there would just be a simple button to ...
Stephen Harris's user avatar
1 vote

Prevent call taking over screen during navigation

Haven't tried much other then Macrodroid - PlayStore Steps:- Install app Add new macro In triggers search and select "Call Active" (also check any contact, any number, non contact, unknown caller)...
Harsh Gundecha's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

How to get alerts about Speed Monitoring Cameras in GPS Maps Application?

You may need an additional tool for Speed Camera alerts or an alternative navigation tool with built-in speed cam alerts feature. For the former, there are some options from playstore but ideally you'...
xavier_fakerat's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

bottomNavigation view is overlapping calendar view

You can use either a scrollbar to scroll up the 11-12pm data. Or You can apply Linear Layout inside your relative layout with vertical orientation and proper weight, it should work. Alternatively ...
Karthik Saxena's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

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 ...
Divulged's user avatar
  • 154
1 vote

Is it possible to stop the GPS from 'jumping' on a MT6592 phone?

Within 30 metres is sadly within the specification of GPS, so legally your phone works perfectly fine and does not qualify for warranty (refund or repair). The issue seems to be common with your chip,...
henrikl's user avatar
  • 199
1 vote

How to 'move' sygic maps to sd card

I guess you might have been doing it wrong or maybe the feature to switch to sd card storage was not yet introduced yet in the Sygic version. According to instructions given on Sygic help, try the ...
xavier_fakerat's user avatar

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible