Configuring the interface

You can configure the interface and map functionality by choosing (enabling) the following:

Map type

To select a map type (appearance):

Tap Menu , and then tap one of the options (Map/Satellite/Hybrid).

Or:

  1. Tap Menu .
  2. Tap Settings → Map → Map type.
  3. Select a map type:
    • Map is a diagram of map objects: roads, buildings, etc.

    • Satellite is an image of a particular area taken from space.

    • Hybrid is a satellite image with additional information added to it (street names, addresses, etc.)

Layers

To select the map layers (features) to be displayed in the app and how they will display:

  1. Tap Menu.
  2. Tap Layers.
  3. Configure the display of layers by enabling or disabling the appropriate option:
    • Traffic, Parking, Moving transport, Panoramas — Enables/disables the corresponding layers (so do the buttons on the app homepage).
    • Road events — Enables/disables the appropriate layer; tapping Accidents, Cameras, Conversations allows you to enable or disable the display of various types of road events (so does the Maps → Road events setting).
    • My places — Enables/disables the appropriate layer; tapping Show all allows you to enable or disable the display of your places from different lists.
    • My transport (this setting is only available on Android devices so far) — Enables/disables the appropriate layer; tapping Show all allows you to enable or disable the display of each of the stops saved in the My transport list, without deleting them from the list.
    Note. Only one of the options can be enabled at a time: Traffic, Parking, Moving transport, or Panoramas.

Night mode

Night mode is a color scheme intended for use in the dark: the screen turns darker so that it doesn't blind the driver.

To turn night mode on or off:

  1. Tap Menu .
  2. Go to Settings → General.
  3. Select Night mode.

    Night mode can be turned on manually or automatically:

    • Enabled or Disabled — turn the mode on/off manually.

    • Automatic mode activates as the sun is setting (this time is calculated based on your location).

Unit of measurement

To select a unit for measurement of distances and speeds:

  1. Tap Menu .
  2. Go to Settings → General.
  3. Select Unit of measurement.
  4. Select a unit of measurement: kilometers or miles.

Voice entry language

To select a voice entry language:

  1. Tap Menu.
  2. Go to Settings → General.
  3. Select Voice entry language.
  4. Choose your voice input language: Russian, English, etc.

Road events

See Road events.

Zoom buttons

To display or hide the zoom buttons on the map:

  1. Tap Menu .
  2. Tap Settings → Map.
  3. Turn the Zoom buttons option on or off.

Scale ruler

To display or hide the scale ruler on the map:

  1. Tap Menu .
  2. Tap Settings → Map.
  3. Enable or disable the Scale ruler option.

Map rotation

To enable or disable the function that lets you use two fingers to rotate the map:

  1. Tap Menu.
  2. Tap Settings → Map.
  3. Turn the Map rotation option on or off.

If you disable the map rotation option and then turn the map, a Compass button appears with an arrow pointing north (for more information, see the Map orientation section).

Volume keys

This setting is only available on Android devices. Enable this option to change the map scale using the volume buttons.