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Discussion in 'General Chat' started by .Ben., Dec 13, 2012.

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    [Dec 13, 2012]
    Google Maps app is now available in the App Store.

    Praise the lawd.
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    [Dec 13, 2012]
    Cool, thanks Ben, will go get right now. :) x
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    I'm on it...............
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    Good call. That means I can update the iOS on my phone and iPad.
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    Well, that was not very successful. I went into my Settings menu, whose icon has had a number "1" sitting on it ever since iOS 6 was launched, into "General, and then to Software Update. It checks for updates, shows iOS 6.0.1 as being available, but he "download and install" button is greyed out. I think it's because I don't have enough free storage on it. It says it needs at least 2.5GB, but mine is almost full.
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    I dont think you need all that free storage on your phone, plug it into the computer and have itunes open and it should let you update :)
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    Ta, will give it a go.
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    Still running iOS5.0.1! lol, never lost google maps, not upgrading anytime soon neither, as my phone is JB'd.
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    [Dec 14, 2012]
    I like the new apple one. It has free satnav, turn bu turn with instruction. I didn't like the google directions as you had to move it forward yourself step by step, unless you got another app.

    And it hasn't had a problem finding anywhere for me.

    Has anyone had a problem with it not finding somewhere?
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    [Dec 14, 2012]
    There is a new google maps app in the iTunes store for all the people on iOS 6
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    [Dec 14, 2012]
    No iPad version yet but you can download the iPhone version until its released

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    For some reason it won't install on my iPhone, just says will install, and then nothing happens.
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    Try downloading it through iTunes and sync it to your phone
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    A6CR, that's what I was doing. Maybe its because my phone is too old, its one of the first iPhones, now about 4 years old, and has the wrong software.
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    Ah that's maybe why - what software is he phone running if it was one of he first?

    Most apps require the latest FW to function properly.
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    I have no idea what software its running but its four years old. I am pretty sure though that it already has Google maps on it, it has the Google legend in the corner of the map.
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    [Dec 16, 2012]
    my ios6.0.1 is JB'd on iphone 5, just saying it wont be long till yours is too :D
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    [Dec 16, 2012]
    tethered or untethered?
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    [Dec 16, 2012]
    I didn't know there was a jailbreak out for iOS 6 for the iPhone 4s or newer I knew there is a jailbreak for the 3GS and iPod 4th gen on iOS 6.

    Can you pm me the info for the jailbreak you used.
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