Google Maps Over time, it became one apps Most used worldwide to find an address or simply to get home and work with the fastest route.
As for the reasons for its success, we can mention several of them. However, the ease with which anyone can use it, and its method for the cars Of course, one of the most important things is to update your routes in real time.
However, like almost all applications that are constantly updated and improved, Google Maps hides secret functions that not all users are aware of.
Some of them help us improve its operation, but many others, such as the ones we will reveal to you below, give us the option to customize our application and give it a unique touch.
Although unknown to many, Google Maps allows us to choose the icon of our car and even our house in navigation mode and doing so is very easy.
How to customize our car and house icon in Google Maps?
In order to change the default icon that the navigation mode provides for our car and home within an application Google Maps We must follow these steps:
- Open Google Maps and select our avatar, which appears in the upper right corner of the screen, then click on the “Settings” option.
- Once in that menu we have to choose the option “Edit Home or Work” and then select the three dots next to the Home or Work option so that we can change the icon.
Google Maps will give us more than 30 different options to choose a new icon, which range from traditional houses to an igloo, submarine, pirate ship or dragon.
To change your car’s code, all you have to do is enter the navigation mode in the app, which appears when you start a ride.
As soon as a dot or blue arrow appears indicating our location, click on it so we can select the type of camper or truck we want for our vehicle.
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