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Version: 10.3.1

My places

In BlackBerry Maps, you can find your favorites, recent places, and contacts' places on the My Places tab.

Add a place to the Favorites screen

  1. In the Maps app, tap The More Actions icon > The My Places icon.
  2. Tap The Favorites icon.
  3. On the Add Favorite screen, select a place from the list or tap New Entry.
  4. If necessary, enter any additional information.
  5. Tap Save.

    Tip: You can also add places to the Favorites screen by touching and holding a search result or contact name and tapping The Add Favorite icon.

To remove a place from the Favorites screen, tap The More Actions icon > The My Places icon. Tap Favorites. Touch and hold the place that you want to remove. Tap The Remove Favorite icon.

Add your work or home address

In BlackBerry Maps, you can add your work and home addresses to save time when planning trips and getting directions.

  1. In the Maps app, tap The More Actions icon > The My Places icon.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Tap The More Actions icon > Add Home.
    • Tap The More Actions icon > Add Work.

View your recent places

BlackBerry Maps remembers and organizes the last 100 places that you searched for so that you can quickly access them again.
  1. In the Maps app, tap The More Actions menu > The My Places icon.
  2. Tap Recents.

Clear your recent places

You can clear the list of recently viewed places in BlackBerry Maps.

Tip: If you have places that you want to keep so that you don't have to search for them again, add them as a favorite before you permanently clear the list.

  1. In the Maps app, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap The Settings icon > Clear History.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • To delete your history, recent destinations, and searches, tap Clear Recents.
    • To delete your recent places and searches, and reset the app to the default settings, tap Reset Maps.

View a contact’s address on a map

If you have added an address to an entry in the Contacts app, you can view the contact's location on a map and get directions.
  1. In the Map app, tap The More Actions icon > The My Places icon.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Touch and hold a contact's name.
  4. Tap The Map icon.