The quick and easy access to the map information is still not possible for a majority of the population of the world. It is a big problem for the people who attempt to explore and navigate the world around them. Google Maps is trying to help the people across the world to find the directions and get where they are going without an internet connection. How to trace your friends with Google Maps? Google has now announced a new gift for Indian users. Google has introduced new offline function in Maps for the users of India. Now you can access the map of any area even if you are not in the internet connectivity area, or offline.
You can download an area of the world to your smartphone. The next time if you have no connectivity, whether it is an underground parking garage or it is a country road, the Google Maps will continue to work seamlessly. You can get turn by turn driving directions, find useful information about places and search for specific destinations etc.
Download an area by searching for the city, country or county, for instance and tapping download on the resulting place sheet. By going to the Offline Areas in the Google Maps Menu, you can tap on the “+” button. After downloading the file, Google Map will automatically turn into Offline mode. When a connection is found it will switch back to online mode, and you can easily access to the full version of Maps. You can also view the live traffic condition of your current route.
Google Map will download areas to your device by default only when you are on a Wi-Fi connection. You have no need to pay any fee to your network connection provider. The person who have already installed the Google Maps must update this app in their smartphone.