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Learn how to use HERE Maps on your Nokia Lumia 1020. HERE Maps shows you what is nearby, and directs you where you want to go.
Find cities, streets, and services
Find your way with turn-by-turn directions
See where you are in a shopping center or other complex building, and find your favorite shops and facilities
Save your favorite places to your phone as favorites, and pin places to the start screen for quick access
Have your favorite places backed up and at hand on all HERE apps and here.com: save places to your Nokia account
Write a review for a place, or take a photo and upload it for everyone to see, either on their phone or at here.com
Contents of digital maps may sometimes be inaccurate and incomplete. Never rely solely on the content or the service for essential communications, such as in emergencies.
Using services or downloading content may cause the transfer of large amounts of data, which may result in data costs.
Some content is generated by third parties and not Nokia. The content may be inaccurate and is subject to availability.
See where you are on a map
If you need to get your bearings, check where you are on a map. You can also explore different cities and countries.
On the start screen, swipe left, and tap HERE Maps icon. shows where you are. If HERE Maps can't find your location, shows your last known location.If accurate positioning is not possible, a green halo around the location icon shows the general areayou might be in. In densely populated areas, the accuracy of the estimate is better, and the green halo is not as wide.
To see your current or last known location, tap Location icon.
Note: Trying to get oriented in a new place? When the compass is switched on, the map rotates, so that you can always see which direction you're facing. Tap Location icon.
The compass has limited accuracy. Electromagnetic fields, metal objects, or other external circumstances may also affect the accuracy of the compass. The compass should always be properly calibrated. If the compass needs to be calibrated, follow the instructions on your phone. Map coverage varies by country and region.
Browse the map
Drag the map with your finger.
Zoom in or out
Place two fingers on the map, and slide them apart to zoom in or together to zoom out.
Note: To add zoom controls to the map view, tap . . . > settings, and switch Zoom controls to On.