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Registered: ‎12-06-2012
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BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

Guys,

 

I just bought BB9900 yesterday and after a bit of a struggle, I managed to install Opera Mini, however, I'm having a tough time finding "Google Maps" on appworld.blackberry.com.

 

I followed the steps provided my google on my BB browser, but it doesnt give me a download link for google maps.

 

Any help please? Thanks

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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

Odd.  I can't find it either.  Something changed.

The link is http://www.google.com/mobile/blackberry/ but its not on there!  I'm looking

 

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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

Here is what I found:

http://productforums.google.com/forum/#!searchin/maps/maps$20blackberry/maps/MRqVhSi5BAM/K33A6r7sbq4...

 

I'm not sure why google changed this!

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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

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Although there is no direct link to download google maps, the following link helped install it on my BB9900.

 

http://www.google.com/mobile/hosted/maps/binaries/L1/4.5.3/GoogleMapsPull.zip

 

Its indeed a workaround, thanks Wolf359!

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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

Good deal. I hope google will fix this soon.
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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

This caught the attention of crackberry and this link works for a direct download of google maps:

From the device head to

http://google.com/mobile/other

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Re: BlackBerry 9900 - Need Google Maps

this thread is 2 years old.

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