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Microsoft Surface: Visual QuickStart Guide by Joni Blecher

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15. Maps

Are you always looking for directions? The Maps app on the Surface tablet will help you find your way. It has opt-in options for setting your location so you can quickly find things nearby, or you can turn it off if you’re trying to find a location that’s not in your immediate area.

Maps are available in two views: aerial and road, so you can get as much or as little detail as you’d like. You can swipe to move maps around the screen.

Map Views

There are two map views: Aerial and Road. Aerial view is a satellite map. Road view displays streets as well as landmarks such as train stations and neighborhood names. Both views support the Show ...

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