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 70 - 15 December 2014 Bluetooth GPS will now automatically try to reconnect when suspending/resuming the application or when back within reach + other fixes To avoid errors, favorites are not draggable by default from now on. You need to click "Unlock" in the infowindow to be able to change their position by drag and drop Fixed an issue with KML files with multiple images in description.
Version 69 - 8 December 2014 For Chinese users, you can now choose Baidu as a data source in Help > Options. You will be able to search for places even if Google Maps is blocked in China.
Version 68 - 6 December 2014 Fixed an issue with KMZ created by Global Mapper Fixed other issues related to KML/KMZ styles Markers on your route now have the full toolbar available so that you can favorite a destination or switch to Street View around it The blue marker can now easily be removed, as suggested on the feedback website. Just click/tap elsewhere to remove it from the map
English (United States), German, Spanish, Hindi (India), French, Russian (Russia), Danish (Denmark), Finnish (Finland), Italian, Polish (Poland), Serbian (Latin), Serbian (Cyrillic), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional)