Google is finally rolling out parking reminder feature for its iOS mapping app. As the name suggests, the new feature allows you to save where you parked. The feature is pretty useful, especially when you plan to travel to an unfamiliar location or park in a crowded area.
Basically, the feature will automatically download the area where you park your car, so you can easily locate your vehicle even when you are offline.
In this step-by-step guide, we will run you through the steps to save parking location in Google Maps for iPhone. Before we begin, make sure that you now have the latest version of Google Maps on your device.
Steps to save parking location in Google Maps on your iPhone
Steps to set parking location in Google Maps for iPhone and iPad
Step one: First off, you need to launch Google Maps from your home screen and then tap on the blue location dot to proceed
Step two: Once you are done, tap on Set as parking location from the pop-up menu. The app will then save the location for 12 hours
Steps to download the parking location in Google Maps for iPhone and iPad
Step one: Launch Google Maps from your home screen. Once you are in, you should see a saved parking menu at the bottom of the page. Tap on it to proceed
Step two: Next up, you need to tap on Download to confirm
Steps to remove parking location in Google Maps for iPhone and iPad
Step one: First off, you need to launch Google Maps and hit the Saved Parking menu at the bottom
Step two: Once you are done, you simply need to tap on Clear to remove the saved parking location from Google Maps.
In reality, the option to save parking location has been available on Apple Maps for a while and represents one of its highlights. However, if you are a big fan of Google Maps, the feature is really worth your time.
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