1. bergeronjc's Avatar
    What does this icon do? It seems to just mute the voice for me, but why would Google Maps have two mute buttons?

    Posted via the Android Central App
    Attached Thumbnails Exclamation mark by volume icon-24092.jpg  
    03-24-2016 08:09 AM
  2. SpookDroid's Avatar
    I thought that was supposed to mute route warnings (traffic, accidents, change in route), but you should still receive turn-by-turn navigation cues.
    03-24-2016 08:27 AM
  3. bergeronjc's Avatar
    Thanks! I'm gonna give it another try and check to see if it was just my volume that was off as the reason why I didn't hear the lady talking.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    03-24-2016 08:29 AM
  4. SpookDroid's Avatar
    Mea culpa! I got it wrong! It was the other way around: The 'exclamation speaker' mutes all cues BUT alerts, so yeah, what you noticed was correct because probably your route didn't have any traffic warnings or re-routes. The mute button mutes all sounds, and the full speaker keeps all sounds 'alive'.

    Sorry! :S haha
    03-24-2016 08:36 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Volume button controls media, not ringtone volume
    By AC Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-24-2016, 07:31 AM