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Re: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 2

#721 Post by JomNang » Wed Jul 26, 2017 3:04 pm

cyanide24 wrote:Hi, I just updated my Nuvi 205w with MSM 7.69 recently.
However, I noticed that directions usually just bring me to the road (or centre of road) instead of the exact address.
For eg, I searched for directions to 25 Pandan Crescent (not using postal code). The directions brought me to Pandan Crescent, but not the exact address.
This is annoying, esp for very long roads.

Is it a limitation of MSM?
I recalled that the official Garmin map allows directions to exact addresses.

Thanks.
I was wondering about the same thing. Have you already found the solution to this, cyanide24?

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Re: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 24/7

#722 Post by 323Protege » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:53 pm

I've been updating my Zumo for a while now. V7.56 was the last version that I could search properly, all subsequent versions turn up with non related search result. For e.g if I search IMM with key words like IMM, Jurong etc, results will be totally non related.

after each update I will still roll back to 7.56 :(

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Re: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 2

#723 Post by cyanide24 » Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:35 pm

JomNang wrote:
Wed Jul 26, 2017 3:04 pm
cyanide24 wrote:Hi, I just updated my Nuvi 205w with MSM 7.69 recently.
However, I noticed that directions usually just bring me to the road (or centre of road) instead of the exact address.
For eg, I searched for directions to 25 Pandan Crescent (not using postal code). The directions brought me to Pandan Crescent, but not the exact address.
This is annoying, esp for very long roads.

Is it a limitation of MSM?
I recalled that the official Garmin map allows directions to exact addresses.

Thanks.
I was wondering about the same thing. Have you already found the solution to this, cyanide24?
I have not. Need some experts here to help. :-k

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Re: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 2

#724 Post by Zeus73 » Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:37 pm

cyanide24 wrote:
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:35 pm
I have not. Need some experts here to help. :-k
I think you are searching by address.

Use search by POI.

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