Maps Pro is the most advanced mapping application on the Windows 8 Store. Directions, Street View, geolocation, points of interest, custom styles and a powerful search engine in one application, available worldwide. Maps Pro is the best replacement for Microsoft Street and Trips, now discontinued by Microsoft
*NEW* Record your journey as a GPX file *NEW* Offline Maps! *NEW* Maps Pro now opens your KML, KMZ, GPX and GeoJSON files! *NEW* Maps Pro is now the only Windows 8 Store application compatible with external Bluetooth GPS, including Microsoft Surface users!
Maps Pro allows you to change the style of your map, choosing from over 20 different styles and providers including Nokia, ESRI*, MapBox, Stamen, OpenStreetMap and Bing Maps. Create beautiful custom maps by adding overlays such as Land Shading 3D or transportation details (**not available in standard Maps).
Display points of interest (POI) such as restaurants, cinemas, bars, etc. from 80+ categories, with reviews and details
Search for a location straight from the Windows 8 Search interface, using a street name, a country name or a postal code.
Your location is automatically detected by Maps Pro depending on your IP address (desktop computer) or GPS (tablet). If the location is too approximate, you can redefine it later and it will be saved automatically.
Access Google Street View directly, by a click / tap on a location and experience HD images in full screen**.
Maps Pro also helps you find your way with its powerful Directions feature. Get directions to and from locations either by a click / tap on the map, by typing an address or by using your geo-location. You will be able to change the route easily by moving the markers on the map. You can also choose between "Driving", "Cycling" and "Walking" to calculate the directions
Version 67 - 2 November 2014 Fixed an issue with Points Of Interest providers Fixed multiple issues with KMZ files Fixed issues with search that would return no result for some addresses because of some changes in Google Places Full offline mode with street search and navigation is coming soon!
Version 66 - 27 October 2014 Better navigation when online. Maps Pro now automatically reroutes you when you are off-route. Navigation and text-to-speech is not automatic anymore, you will need to press "Start navigation" to be followed and rerouted automatically. If you manipulate the map, navigation will be paused, with a button to resume it. POI now uses less internet bandwidth Fixed issues with KMZ and embedded images in descriptions
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