HowTo Save Google Maps for Offline Use ?

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Google Maps is one of the popular web based mapping service application and technology which is introduced by Google. With the help of Google maps you can find directions, locations and routes.

Google maps can by accessed by anyone from anywhere of the world. All you need is one active internet connection. As I said before, Google maps are used for finding routes and directions, Suppose if you’re planning for a vacation and need a route map, then you can save the Google map for offline viewing. Lets see how ..

Google Map Saver (GMS) is a little free application that lets you to save a segment of the map as a image file for offline browsing. This little map saver application will be very useful for travellers, students etc. They can carry the image file, load into their mobile phones and use for offline browsing or even take print outs and carry them away.

It can save images as JPEG, PNG-8, PNG-24, BMP or Targa files and also supports Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista and Windows 7. It works on Linux and Mac OS X.

It’s like portable application, you don’t need to install on your Pc, just download it on your Desktop and Run-It. You have the options of saving it as map, satellite view etc. You can select the desired resolutions of the map to be saved, for example : If you own an iphone, you can save the map to its resolution (320×480). You can save upto (12000×12000)

When you save the image, it shows a watermark on the image. But it is very easy to remove the watermark, just click the about logo on the top right side and then click agree. That’s it. Now you can save images without watermark.

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Comments

  1. abhi says:

    Wow good post. Very helpful for everyone. Google Map is really very helpful to find a route.

  2. Suneel says:

    Wow never knew this could be done….

    Thanks for sharing.

  3. very very good article for me. i want like this. Thanx

  4. Terence says:

    Is there an iPhone app that does this? This is a great idea for an app. Someone should make this.

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