1. simplex1's Avatar
    I am looking for old, smaller, offline, HERE maps. The new ones are too big.

    I have a Nokia Lumia 520 phone. In december 2013, when I bought it, I downloaded a few offline HERE maps. I deleted them in the meantime.
    A few days ago I wanted to download the maps again but I had the surprise to find them a few times larger than in 2013. I do not have enough space in the phone memory to install them and, I understand that, they will not work on an SD card (memory extension).

    Is there a place where I can find the old 2013 HERE maps to reinstall them?
    They were good. I do not need more information than they had.
    06-26-2015 03:17 AM
  2. ttsoldier's Avatar
    06-26-2015 03:26 AM
  3. simplex1's Avatar
    Can I extract somehow the old Here maps from a smartphone that still has them and install them in my phone?
    06-26-2015 04:19 AM
  4. simplex1's Avatar
    I have found an application called Storage Sense installed in my phone by the last updates. Storage Sense has clearly two options: (1) phone and (2) SD Card. However if I select SD card, and issue the following commands:
    Storage Sense -> SD card -> maps -> manage -> download maps -> "+" -> Cyprus the new map (used as a test because its size is small) is loaded in the phone memory instead of the SD card. Is this a bug?
    06-26-2015 02:45 PM
  5. RumoredNow's Avatar
    ... Is this a bug?
    No. They removed the ability to store maps to SD when they closed the beta of Storage Sense.
    Harrie-S likes this.
    06-26-2015 03:01 PM
  6. simplex1's Avatar
    I believe it is a bug as long as the word "maps" appears under "SD card" in Storage Sense:

    SD card
    temporary files

    "Maps" should not be in the list since no map can be stored in the SD card.
    Last edited by simplex1; 06-26-2015 at 09:53 PM.
    abhinavsaprey likes this.
    06-26-2015 05:01 PM
  7. gwinegarden's Avatar
    But Storage Sense exists in Settings.
    06-28-2015 08:06 AM
  8. wgrs's Avatar
    You can still have the maps on SD card, if you still have the old beta app. Just don't lose it, don't delete it and don't make a hard reset - then it's gone.
    06-28-2015 08:43 AM

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