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New Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎07-13-2014
My Device: Bold 9300
My Carrier: Sprint

Voice navigation

I used to have voice navigation with my TeleNav GPS Navigator app, but the voice function suddenly stopped.  The onscreen navigation graphics work fine.  Also, I can't get any voice navigation from my Google Maps app.  I have voice narration from the device when I voice dial.  The "support staff" at TeleNav couldn't help me.  Any ideas?

Hall of Famer III
Posts: 59,101
Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: DTEK50 (AAI82), PRIV (AAI795), Z10/Z30/Q10 (10.3.2.2813), Playbook (2.1.0.1917)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Voice navigation

Hi and Welcome to the Community!

Anytime random strange behavior or sluggishness shows up, the first thing to try is a proper reboot:

  • With power ON, remove the back cover and pull out the battery. Wait about a minute then replace the battery and cover. Power up and wait patiently through the long reboot -- ~5 minutes.

See if things have returned to good operation. Like all computing devices, BB's suffer from memory leaks and such...with a hard reboot being the best cure.

Good luck!


Occam's Razor nearly always applies when troubleshooting technology issues!

New to the Community? Click here and also here for helpful guidance. Also please click here for additional helpful information to guide you as you proceed. I always recommend that you treat your BlackBerry like any other computing device, including using a regular backup schedule...click here for an article with instructions. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the button. Need a reference to BB10 OS/SR versions? Click here. Need a specific BB10 AutoLoader? Send me a private message.

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New Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎07-13-2014
My Device: Bold 9300
My Carrier: Sprint

Re: Voice navigation

Thanks for your reply.  That's always the first thing I try.  My question is more about Google Maps than about BB, but I'm looking for advice from someone who's experienced a similar problem.  The Google Maps app doesn't seem to offer any option for 'voice' as opposed to just 'text'

Hall of Famer III
Posts: 59,101
Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: DTEK50 (AAI82), PRIV (AAI795), Z10/Z30/Q10 (10.3.2.2813), Playbook (2.1.0.1917)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Voice navigation

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Ah...OK...then we'll get this thread moved to the correct location on the site. Good luck!


Occam's Razor nearly always applies when troubleshooting technology issues!

New to the Community? Click here and also here for helpful guidance. Also please click here for additional helpful information to guide you as you proceed. I always recommend that you treat your BlackBerry like any other computing device, including using a regular backup schedule...click here for an article with instructions. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the button. Need a reference to BB10 OS/SR versions? Click here. Need a specific BB10 AutoLoader? Send me a private message.

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