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  1. persian gulf's Avatar
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    hi, i live in Australia and i noticed that Google maps was blocked months ago, even before its news was published here on wpcentral. so back then i did a search on Google and i came up with link below and allow me to use Google maps on my Lumia 800 on the browser:
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    Driving directions to mcphersons plains alpine retreat - Google Maps <--------click on this for map link in your windows phone


    PROOF: see it on YouTube:
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    NOTE: the options/control that this map provide are difficult to work with, meaning that you have to tap several times (not quickly after each other) on each item on map to work. I can get direction, find my position on this link and works fine.
    This was only tested on my Lumia 800 in Australia( as you can see on the YouTube link i provided above). Please try it yourself and give your comment below.
    UPDATE: It's working on lumia 610 (UK) but not lumia 920 (UK)
    Last edited by persian gulf; 01-09-2013 at 05:53 AM.
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    Just tried on my Lumia 920 WP8 and it redirects the browser to the google.com page. (UK)
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    Nope, doesn't work. Lumia 920 in UK.
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  4. caret's Avatar
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    Works on lumia 610 (wp7.5), I'm in the UK too.
  5. persian gulf's Avatar
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    that's interesting
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    Quote Originally Posted by caret View Post
    Works on lumia 610 (wp7.5), I'm in the UK too.
    it's getting interesting o_O
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    It's a bit rubbish but works on my 920 ( UK )

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