google maps add to contacts

Discussion in 'Android Tech Support' started by tablatronix, Nov 10, 2009.

  1. tablatronix
    Offline

    tablatronix New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2009
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Has anyone figured out how to add straight from google maps to contacts ?

    Im pretty sure ive done this on my windows mobile phone before, but I cant find a way to do it on the droid.

    If i do a search I get listings, if i hold down the phone numbers i get an option to add to contact, but it doesnt actually copy anything into contacts, you can press add contact and the number is there but nothing else, no name address.

    Is there another location where you can do this from successfully ?

    Edit:
    Apparantly this isnt implemented from the search because it pulls up the google website.
    If you do the search from inside google maps, then click the result you can add to contacts properly.

    I hope they fix this so we can use the voice search instead and add from there.
    Last edited: Nov 10, 2009
  2. jkayner
    Offline

    jkayner New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2009
    Messages:
    120
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    i wish there were a favorites inside the app instead of adding things as contacts. I already have too many contacts that i have to scroll through, I don't want anymore just for google maps.
  3. tablatronix
    Offline

    tablatronix New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2009
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    It does link in your maps from google maps in the layers options.
    Theres some other features that carry over also. Driving directions routes and pins.
  4. Danthok
    Offline

    Danthok New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2009
    Messages:
    115
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Yeah it is weird that you can not set it as a location on My Maps instead of as a contact. Hopefully they will remedy that.
Search tags for this page

add contact from google maps

,
add contact from google search
,
add google location to contacts
,
add google maps location to contacts
,
add search results in google map to contacts
,
adding contacts to google maps
,
android google maps add to contacts
,
google maps add result to contacts
,

google maps add to contacts

,
how do i add as a contact in google maps
,
how to add a contact from google maps
,
how to add a contact on google maps
,
how to add contacts from google maps
,
how to add contacts to google maps
,
how to add google maps to contacts