1. wms3's Avatar
    Due to having to reset my phone I now have the new Google Maps. I no longer see the option to save a search to my contacts. Is there a work around for this, or am I just missing something?
    03-01-2014 09:54 AM
  2. still1's Avatar
    Due to having to reset my phone I now have the new Google Maps. I no longer see the option to save a search to my contacts. Is there a work around for this, or am I just missing something?
    did you update the google maps app??? a reset will wipe updates.
    03-01-2014 11:07 AM
  3. wms3's Avatar
    no. prior to the reset i was on the older version which worked fine. Now I have the "new' version where the little blue arrow icon is gone. It works except for the lack of the abilty to add a search result to contacts.
    03-01-2014 01:17 PM
  4. MjDroidx's Avatar
    Ya, I don't understand why they removed this option in the new "updated" version. I uninstalled the current google maps (Not sure if you can do this without root) and I downloaded and installed the old google maps from here. Download Maps 6.14.2.apk Android app be sure to turn off the option to automatically update apps.
    03-04-2014 07:37 AM
  5. wms3's Avatar
    ok, thanks
    03-04-2014 10:35 AM
  6. John Krehmke's Avatar
    Did that work for you? I too hate the new google maps V. 7.xxx and that is keeping me from updating to a newer phone. If your phone came with the older version you can revert back to it in settings/apps/maps/uninstall updates.
    If you have a kit kat phone you might be able to try this:
    [APP][MOD] Good old google maps 6! - Parallel install to regular google maps - xda-developers

    Shame on you Google ! If I wanted this pushed on me I would get a Apple POS !
    03-20-2014 06:56 PM

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