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Fireproof 03-09-2006 08:30 PM

Google Maps Local problem
I can't get this to work. It downloaded and installed just fine. I click the app, it appears to be loading, but just sits at a blank screen with "loading..." in the upper right-hand corner forever. Then finally after what seems forever, it comes back with a Network Unavailable message or something, and says something about making sure I have good reception.

Any clues to fixing this??

Thanks in advance.


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HIH 03-09-2006 09:41 PM

Samething here, I use 7520 (BES). I tried installing and uninstalling over dozens of times while it worked ONLY once -- alwalys gave that error message concerning the network or whatever data service ...

I actually reloaded the Helloworld tool -- which has everything you need at no cost though a bit slow at start-up. But the GPS function is really real-time and prompt

DukeN 03-09-2006 10:28 PM

I have the same issue with a Rogers 8700r :(

murpheous 03-09-2006 10:43 PM

it works great for me, sorry guys that I am no help.

Soapm 03-09-2006 10:54 PM

Google needs to give us a way to set how the program reaches out to the internet. They have it locked to one method. WHERE ARE THE SETTINGS GOOGLE?

mbrunton 04-19-2006 04:12 PM

has anyone gotten this to work on with the 8700g?

Stinsonddog 04-19-2006 04:17 PM

If you aren't on BES, you need to adjust your APN settings so you have internet access. See my tips doc for some of the carriers.

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