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Are offline google maps used device wide?

Unfortunately, there is no cross-app sharing of map information. Firstly, there is a privacy concern - If Google allowed other apps to know your Google Maps offline areas (or infer them, for that ...
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Is there a way to download and store Google Maps permanently?

I use MAPS.ME as an alternative. It works perfectly offline, you can save places, search anything in the downloaded maps, and it has a router for driving and walking too. Its map data is from OSM. It ...
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Download offline map packages of OsmAnd Map on PC?

Country maps can be downloaded here, and Overlay maps of antique/historical cities can be downloaded here.
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How to import an OBF map file into OsmAnd?

To view OBFs that I didn't download through OsmAnd, I first had to change the directory where its data is stored to one where I can push stuff (non-rooted phone). For that, I first went to Settings > ...
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google maps not working offline even though I downloaded maps

Firstly, make sure your Google Maps is up to date. :-) After that, double check and make sure your "bounding box" is large enough to encompass the desired off-line area. Here's an image for ...
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Zoom factor of offline maps on Google Maps

Two ways: Type Berlin and it shows up on map. Slide the bottom panel upwards and it shows option of downloading If that doesn't cover your area of interest, choose a location beyond where you would ...
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Zoom factor of offline maps on Google Maps

Yes, it's possible (why don't you just try it?). It was even possible before the latest update. Go to Menu - > Offline areas - > "Plus" button. Map of Berlin takes about 300 megabytes.
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Is there a way to download and store Google Maps permanently?

Google Maps is not a good source for permanent offline maps, but it does have offline map capability Pros Uses less memory will automatically download offline maps along your route in case you lose ...
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Is there a way to download and store Google Maps permanently?

The latest version of Google Maps 9.22.1 allows downloading multiple offline areas. Offline directions & voice navigation is also supported. You can download areas up to max 120,000 sq km. Maps ...
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Download offline map packages of OsmAnd Map on PC?

Yes absolutely possible. It took me sometime to figure this out though. I found the page about how-to add maps manually to OsmAnd maps on Google Docs. There is some tutorial about this thing. Just ...
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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

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