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Table of Contents

Introduction ................................................................................................................... 2 Starting NDrive .............................................................................................................. 3 INTERACTIONS WITH THE MAP SCREEN ..................................................................... 6 USING THE KEYBOARD .............................................................................................. 13 THE MAIN MENU .......................................................................................................... 18 SETTINGS .................................................................................................................... 19 FIND & NAVIGATE ....................................................................................................... 27 MY NDRIVE .................................................................................................................. 45 CONCLUSION .............................................................................................................. 66



Welcome to the NDrive 10 user guide for connected devices (smartphones, pocket PCs, PDAs, etc.). This guide was created with two purposes: to provide clear explanation of NDrive functionalities and to serve as a comprehensive resource for those seeking to get more out of NDrive. In this guide you can find answers to your questions about NDrive 10. You can also discover new ways to use NDrive more effectively.

General Application Information
NDrive is a GPS application which can be used on many devices, like mobile phones, portable navigation devices, tablets and smartbooks. NDrive provides reliable navigation guidance via visual and voice directions.

NDrive partners with the best map companies in order to bring you detailed and accurate digital maps for all our products. NDrive works with large map providers like Tele Atlas and NAVTEQ, but also with local map providers.

Interface and Navigation
The user interface is simple and user friendly. That makes it more intuitive for the average user. But beneath its simplicity lies a powerful engine that delivers superior navigational control directly into the hands of both experienced and inexperienced users. As a navigation application, NDrive’s primary purpose is to help you get to your destination safely, quickly and effortlessly. You can learn more about how to use NDrive by reading this guide.

Using NDrive and this User Guide
If you want to search for a specific function in NDrive, check the Table of Contents below to find the appropriate section. You can also browse through the manual for more comprehensive details on all the functions of NDrive. Note: Whenever you find in this user guide this logo: only to Apple iPhone users. , it means that the information is directed



How the map and location information is displayed. How to use your phone as an efficient GPS device. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 3 . The first steps The first time you load NDrive you will see this screen: Loading screen Next. stop and skip video tutorials.Starting NDrive In this section you will learn… • • • • • How to quickly start using NDrive 10. What you have to do in the first steps. Make sure that the volume on your device is at an audible level. How to watch. You can tap the loudspeaker icons to listen to the different voices before choosing. you will be prompted to choose the language you would like to use.

Legal information screen The legal Information screen contains a disclaimer about liability and speed data accuracy. On the next screen you will see a legal information screen and an anonymous data collection screen. Read them through the first time you use the product and choose an option.Tap on a language to select it Tap on the loudspeaker icon to listen to the voice When finish press OK to move on Language choice screen After choosing the language. You can always view it in NDrive’s About > Startup Wizard section. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 4 . You can select to show/hide this menu on start up. click “OK” to continue. Video tutorials The first time you run a command in NDrive. The application contains several video tutorials to give you a basic overview of some features. you’ll be asked if you would like to start watching a short video tutorial.

we recommend you watch all tutorials. place it high on the dashboard. be sure that your car does not have this type of windshield. The signal will bounce off these buildings multiple times before reaching your receiver. Signal reception will often be weaker in cities with very large buildings. near the windshield.In order to better understand the software’s features. After these initial steps. This is normal for all GPS systems when booting for the first time. NDrive will show your current position on the map. GPS reception will increase dramatically. you can skip or interrupt them. you will be shown the map. Getting your position and GPS signal performance If this is the first time you’re using your phone GPS. GPS works best when it has a clear view of the sky. If you have chosen to let the iPhone use your location. resulting in a much weaker signal. If you are indoors where the signal is very weak. When using GPS in the car. You can also go to Settings ► General to reset tutorials and start watching them again. ranging anywhere from 5 minutes to 25 minutes. They are an easy and effective guide across NDrive 10 features. Some cars have athermic heat reflecting windshields. If you prefer. you will need to find a location where you can receive the signal. What to do if my phone cannot get a GPS signal Your GPS may not lock on because you are in a location where it is not possible to receive GPS reception. it may take several minutes to gain a signal. How to improve GPS signal quality When using NDrive in the car. Once you receive a signal. which will prevent GPS signals from being received. Clouds. you will see the NDrive map displaying your current location (as shown in the next chapter). fog. rain and snow are barriers and will cause a GPS signal to degrade. The time it will take can vary greatly depending on your location. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 5 .

In this section you will learn…
• • What types of information can be displayed on a map. How to interact with a map using the touch screen of your phone (when available).

First look on the map
Map overview
On the Map-Display Screen you will find all important information needed to navigate. Roads, parks, lakes, rivers and urban areas are all presented in very intuitive way. Amongst all of them, users can find on the map small colourful icons representing Points of Interest and, in some maps, 3D buildings* and radar (safety cameras) positions. You can tap any POI icon to get more information about it. You can also point to any other place on the map to get information about the name of the street, 3D building or to find the coordinates of the place. * may be hidden on devices with low performance. The most important information and meters that you can find on the map are presented on the following screens.

Zoom in button

Zoom out button

Map tilt buttons Map pan/zoom lock/unlock

Time/speed/distance controls Bottom display field
First look on the map – waiting for GPS signal

GPS signal strength bar

When you click Menu, you will go directly to the Main Menu, where you can manage your settings, find new places or start navigation. When your position is locked on the map, you will see it indicated by a green pointer. Tap on the map for more options:



The three icons on the bottom are used to select a point from the map as: Favourite, Itinerary or to send its coordinate via SMS

POI (Point of interest) – Bank icon – tap for more information The green pointer indicates the current position The three icons on the bottom are used to select a point from the map as: Favourite, Itinerary or to navigate to this location
First look on the locked map (after tapping the screen)

Map scale

Icons on the bottom of the screen are used to mark a location as a Favourite, an Itinerary waypoint, Start Navigation, and send coordinates via SMS (not available on the iPhone). To learn more about how to use them, please check the sections Managing Favourites, Managing Itineraries in the chapter My NDrive, and refer to Find & Navigate chapter to check how you can navigate.



Changing the Volume Level
When navigating, you can also change the volume level. If you slide your finger over the bottom of the screen you can increase/decrease the audio level.

Changing the volume

Portrait & Landscape modes*
Changing the phone position from vertical to horizontal will change the mode of the display from Portrait to Landscape. *available on selected phones





Panning To view other areas of the map. rotate and tilt maps. Panning Zooming You can zoom in and out whenever you like while on the map screen. You can also use the zooming icons if you chose in Settings to have them displayed on the map.Using the Touch screen The iPhone multi-touch capability enables NDrive 10 to use shortcuts and special gestures to pan. You can double-tap on the map to zoom in and zoom out or touch the screen with two fingers and split/join them. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 9 . tap and drag your finger over it. Flicking the map will make it move continuously – you can wait for the map to stop or you can stop it by touching the screen. zoom.

Zooming in Zooming out UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 10 .

You can use the buttons (if you chose them to be displayed in Settings) or use the special gesture (sliding two fingers up/down on the screen).Tilting Tilting a map is useful when you want to specify the accurate angle of the map that lets you use it in the most comfortable way. Rotating UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 11 . To do so. you can rotate the map. you should use a twist gesture. Tilting Rotating To change the map orientation. There are two ways of tilting your map.

Tap the map with three fingers and hold for approximately 2 seconds and NDrive immediately calculates the route to your Home. In order to make navigating to Home even easier.Going back to your Home location One of the most frequent destinations of all users is Home. NDrive utilises a special gesture. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 12 .

Switching between QWERTY and ABC keyboard UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 13 . punctuation. numbers.USING THE KEYBOARD In this section you will learn… • • • How to adjust the Keyboard to your preferences. and other characters. How to switch between QWERTY/ABC. Using the keyboard With NDrive you can choose to view the keyboard in either ABC or QWERTY mode. numbers and extended character sets. You will have a choice between two types of keyboards. The user can enter letters. Access the keyboard menu via Settings ►Language. How to use the Keyboard efficiently.

You can access extended characters by pressing the “Ext” button. Difference between keyboards: left . Pressing any of the buttons will let you access extended symbols and characters keyboards. right – QWERTY Pressing the “123” button on the QWERTY or ABC keyboards will display a keypad with larger numbers and symbols.ABC. as well as the buttons: “EXT” and “#&?”.The difference between keyboard sets is presented below. as shown below. Extended symbols and characters keyboard Pressing the Back Arrow button at any time will take you back to the menu. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 14 .

Capitalization of letters and country specific characters NDrive automatically changes the capitalization of the letters. Users can choose the type of alphabet by selecting between two available map sources. not only the keyboard set but also all street names will be displayed and fully searchable in the new alphabet. please go to Menu ► About ► Map. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 15 . The search engine will find them anyway! The same rule applies to country-specific characters. Although some of them are available on the Extended Characters keypad. Arabic or Russian speaking countries. where the names of the streets need to be presented with non-Latin characters. In order to do so. so there is no need to worry about addresses which are capitalised in a special way. for example. the search engine will also find the address when they are not included. In this way. Non-Latin characters are directly connected with the map..Extended Characters Using non-Latin-based alphabets NDrive provides users with more than one type of alphabet. It is a must when you use a map from. click on the map and then on the Select button.

In order to change the playlist/artist/album. as shown below. artist and album information. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 16 . Clicking the Music Note symbol will open the iPod control panel which lets you pause or play music and go to the next or previous song. click on the song title. You will also see the song title.Using the iPod In this section you will learn… • • How to start playing music when navigating. To open the iPod control panel you should tap in the area next to the menu button. How NDrive navigation is integrated with iPod. Starting iPod Now you can listen to your music and change your playlist/album/artist while navigating. You will see a simple volume control panel where you can change the volume level.

When you finish your choice simply click Done. To hide the iPod controls. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 17 . Voice instructions while listening to music Some users are concerned that listening to music while using navigation software will prevent them from hearing the voice instructions. simply click on the map or on the Music Note symbol. NDrive 10 automatically lowers the volume of the music when voice instructions are given. You will go back to the map. You should not worry about it.

one by one.THE MAIN MENU In this section you will learn… • • How to find your way starting from the Main Menu What can you find in the main sections of the Main Menu. POI and Favourite locations Access Community features. manage Favourites and Itineraries Adjust basic operational settings and preferences Main Menu Options All these buttons can be considered the top level of NDrive operation. you’ll see Menu with buttons visible on the screen • • • • Navigate Find Settings My NDrive About Help Tapping the side-button or scrolling the screen to the right you will find two more: • • Calculate routes and directions Explore the map. Generally. all the functions and sub-processes of NDrive 10. the most important sections are Find and Navigate. This guide is organised to address. which are the starting points for most users. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 18 . Main Menu’s main sections When you open NDrive. Settings and My NDrive are mostly connected with the setting up and personalization of the software. We recommend you read it if you aren’t familiar with navigation software and if you want to take full advantage of NDrive 10. The next section is a complete guide to NDrive’s Settings.

UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 19 . tap on it once. Traffic is only available in selected countries Settings menu Return to the map Overview of the Settings Menu The NDrive Menu system is controlled by a touch screen interface. To slide the menu horizontally or vertically. Where to change the time and coordinates format. About the Traffic module and how to use it. How to choose from different routing modes. drag your finger across the screen. How to personalise the Safety Options. (Available in selected countries and on connected devices) Overview The way NDrive operates is both enabled and restricted by its settings. Understanding the different types of settings will improve NDrive’s usability.SETTINGS In this section you will learn… • • • • • • • • How to setup general settings and system language. To select an option. How to change the map appearance. Opening the settings tab will display a number of configurable options. Where to turn on/off GPS reception. How to adjust Favourites and Points of Interest display settings.

Language Menu In the Language Menu you can set the language and other language-related display options such as keyboard mode (ABC or QWERTY) and KpH/MpH.once again you will be asked to start them when you enter some sections of NDrive. There are two possible options: • • Always on: Backlight stays on System . Light This toggle allows you to manage the backlight. Video Tutorials Reset The Reset video tutorials button enables you to start watching all the video tutorials again . UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 20 . Light dim timing Light will dim after 30 seconds of disuse and then sleep.Phone goes to dim mode in accordance with the phone system settings.General and Language Settings General Settings Speaker Speaker toggle allows you to change the NDrive voice instruction volume from “Off” to level “5”.

Changing the language changes spoken instructions Please remember. when you change the language. in order to easily follow the calculated route. *Available in selected maps. Map Appearance Changing options in this menu will change how you view the map and its components. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 21 . or you can slide two of your fingers vertically. It also enables zoom buttons. the spoken instructions also change to the language of your choice. The curved arrows can be used to tilt the map. Map Appearance Settings Lane Assistant* The Lane Assistant informs you which side of the road you should you keep in. Map Control Buttons Turning this option on enables two curved arrows to appear on the middle left-hand side of the map screen. The Lane Assistant toggle lets you choose between detailed and simple display modes for Lane Assistance graphics.

Britannica. In this panel you can also control auto toggling between night/day mode. More information about managing Favourites can be found in the chapter My NDrive. There are five template choices: Default. Personal. Click here to cycle through the different templates that will be shown during night time Map Appearance Settings Templates gallery Favourites Favourites option allows you to add. Points of Interest UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 22 . Click here to cycle through the different templates for daylight hours. NDrive comes with three categories. import/export (not available on the iPhone) and remove Favourites categories. edit. Night. in the Managing Favourites section. and Work. and Contrast. Balanced. Friends.Templates: Templates allow you to choose your map colour scheme. but you can create an unlimited number as required.

so you can understand how the software will make decisions. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 23 . Picture 1 . or within cities. Fastest is best for longer routes. NDrive will calculate routes by giving high priority to faster roads. Use this option to make the POI you are interested in visible and others invisible. or any other attribute that may make the road less desirable. You can tick the categories to make them visible on the map Clicking in the square button will enable you to select/deselect all categories Personalization of displayed POIs Routing Options The configuration of NDrive’s routing options will greatly influence NDrive’s route selection. number of stop signs. This option is usually not the best for travelling short distances. such as highways. minimizing travel time. speed limits. NDrive will choose the shortest path to the destination by minimizing the distance to drive.Routing Options Menu It is important to know the behaviour of the different modes. This routing option does not consider the quality of the road. Shortest: Shortest is primarily used for in-city driving or for travelling over short distances.POI settings let you choose Point of Interest categories and groups that will be shown as icons on the map.

Sound Alerts. Extra tools such as the compass are available in Adventure Mode. NDrive will use toll roads to minimise travel time.Pedestrian Mode: NDrive will calculate routes without considering traffic signs. such as one-way signs. or Visual and Sound Alerts. you’ll hear the word “Toll” at the end of the calculation. The alarm sounds once and is not persistent. You can select to have Visual Alerts. NDrive will avoid toll roads. Safety Options Safety Options Settings There are three other safety options that will help you to avoid speeding tickets and other penalties: Speed Limit Alarm NDrive will activate a sound alarm every time you exceed a certain speed that is predefined by you. Avoid: When calculating its route. • • Yes: If necessary. In this menu you can set the speed that you do not want to exceed or turn the alarm off. Road Speed Alert Every road has a legal speed limit. Instead it functions primarily by using a free-roaming mode with waypoints. such as highways. This database may not always have UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 24 . There are two options for tolls. Tolls: This option is especially valuable if tolls are an important consideration. You can choose to be warned each time you exceed the speed limit of the road you are travelling on. Refer to the Adventure Mode section in the end of Find & Navigate chapter for more details. If that is not possible. Road speed information comes from a database. Accuracy of speed indicator Actual speed may be different than the speed shown by your vehicle’s speed indicator. This mode will avoid any road that does not give pedestrian access. Adventure Mode: This mode does not use the normal map.

Radar/ Safety Cameras information availability NDrive only offers Radar and Safety Camera information in a selection of maps. which sets all settings to a default position.complete information about the legal speed limits of roads in your area. Safety Camera Alert Enable or disable the fixed radar alerts (safety cameras). NDrive will automatically set the local time. System In this menu you can choose to display the time in 12 Hour or 24 Hour format. Hence. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 25 . As soon as NDrive fixes a satellite signal. You can also use the button Restore Settings. System Settings Local time settings There is no need to set the local time. you will not receive a warning if no speed limit is listed for that road.

In order to start the simulation you just need to select a travel place in the Navigate section. Problems with disabled navigation Normal navigation will only work properly with the GPS on. Disabling GPS signal reception enables you to use NDrive’s Demo Mode When the GPS signal reception is disabled. If you are moving and the GPS isn’t updating your position. this is one of the settings you should check.GPS Settings There are two settings you can change in the GPS section. minutes and seconds Degrees and minutes Degrees and decimal degrees UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 26 . There are three format types: • • • DMS DMM DDD – – – Degrees. GPS settings GPS: Here you can turn GPS on and off. you are able to calculate and start routing in demo mode. This setting also defines the search/navigate by coordinates format. Coordinates Here you can set the coordinates format.

postcodes. Find is a tool that you can use to explore all the locations on your map. when available. How to navigate to a postcode.FIND & NAVIGATE In this section you will learn… • • • • • • • How to search and navigate to an Address. the next step is to begin using your GPS. restaurants. allowing you to see all the instructions and UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 27 . Navigate is an option to use whenever you want to calculate a route or distance from your starting point. How to find recently visited or searched locations. How to quickly navigate to Home. Favourites. without any route calculation occurring. How to use these functions will be explained in detail in this section. the last action you perform will be to calculate the route. If the GPS is set to “On” and you have a valid signal then the navigation mode will activate automatically once a destination has been chosen. Return to NDrive’s Main Menu. gas stations. How to search or navigate to a location if you only know its coordinates. What the functions Road book and Alternatives do. Points of Interest and Favourites. That includes everything from addresses. Conversely. Find and Navigate can be used together or independently. coordinates. and recent locations. Points of Interest. the last action in Find is to display the selected point on the map. and other POIs which you can call or visit their website. How to create a travel plan using the Itineraries section. with a simple finger tap. Find can also be used to find 3D landmarks. Overview After you define your settings. depending on what you want to do. Navigate/Find Icons The major difference between Navigate and Find is that when you use Navigate to search for a location.

or where there is extensive interference) it will ask you if you want to route in Simulation Mode. You can navigate and search by Address. simply return to the second screen of the Main Menu and select Stop Navigation. When you click on Navigate or Find. Nearby POI. Simulation mode shows all directions until the destination is Itinerary. Recent Location. Coordinates and Postcode. To stop navigation. Favourite. Online POI.manoeuvres on the way to your destination. Search Methods Search methods NDrive allows you to search or navigate to: UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 28 . There is one more option in the Navigate submenu that is not in the Find submenu . a number of search methods will appear. Stop Navigation icon If NDrive has no GPS signal (inside buildings or closed locations. Home. POI (Point of Interest).

you can change the country or state you are searching in by clicking on the flag on the left of the text entry bar. Changing the country and state* When searching or looking for a place you want to navigate to.• • • • • • • Address Recent Location Favourite Home POI/Nearby POI/Online POI Postcode Coordinates You can also navigate using Itineraries All search methods are explained individually. *available on selected countries UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 29 . then you can hide the keyboard by sliding your finger downwards in the area of the screen where the results are shown. in the following subsections. Address or Coordinates. which is used whenever you want to search for POI. without scrolling. starting with Home. This only applies if your NDrive application contains multiple countries or states. You can then go through all the other results by sliding your finger vertically along the screen. Address search queries will take you to a screen where you can input information into the three following fields: City name ► Street name ► The number of the building or crossing Other search queries like POI or Postcode search queries will also start by asking you to input a City name Below you can see two different search screens (POI and Address search screens) POI and Address search screens If you want to see more results of a search. Here we would like to show you how to effectively use the search engine.

g. Railway Station).g.. you can also very easily search for names which consist of more than one word. It is possible to search within the city (or location) limits or by proximity (related to the place where you are located on the map). you will see a selection screen where it is possible to choose between searching by All POIs. Searching by initials NDrive enables you to search by initials. “street”. or “road” type. Transportation) or even by Group Category (e. you can just input three characters: ”F A M” and choose the name from the searching list visible below the input text area Searching Points of Interest and Nearby Points of Interest Points of Interest can be searched in two different ways. Whenever you choose locations or streets. NDrive keeps a record of all your choices in order to accelerate future searches. street. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 30 . the results will be ranked by population. Searching by Initials Tip: Initials for long street and city names Moreover. which means that you don’t have to input the full name of the city. When searching for cities. For instance: instead of writing “Frankfurt am Main”. Just after selecting the City where you would like to perform your search. POI etc. by Groups (e.Using the names of the streets There is no need to write the “avenue”.. In the vast majority of situations. you will be able to choose your destination from the search list after inputting the first two or three characters of the name.

UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 31 .: Will the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC be found in Tourism ► 3D landmarks or in Culture” ► Museums? Actually. Places to visit – Tourist attractions – Statue of Liberty Fast and effective POI searching The general rule is that if you don’t know which sub menu a POI may be found in. searching All Restaurants will reveal all locations that serve food and have seating. While the Fast Food search will only reveal the data designated as being Fast Food. you can expand your searching range by using more general categories. For instance. if you are uncertain which group a POI can be found in (e. Then we search for locations starting with a “St L” which refers to “Statue of Liberty”. you can use a category that contains more sub categories.POI search screen Below we have opted to search in New York for POI ► Visit ► Tourist Attraction. So. like All POIs. The more general and inclusive the category the longer the search will take.g. in that case it can be found in either way).

Searching Nearby POIs UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 32 .More information about POI Once you have selected a POI to visit. and Navigate. Get More Information. you will have different options available such as Contact. Interactive POI information Searching for Nearby POI Nearby POI will enable you to search based on the POI that are closer to your location. You will have the same search options as a regular POI search but they will be ranked by proximity to your location. Use the Information button at bottom centre to display the options.

Favourites are organised by categories.g. you will see a list with all the friends you’ve created. drinking coffee in a restaurant? If you do not have a valid GPS signal (e.How to search for a Nearby POI while. just click on his name. To start navigating to Adam. you are indoors or you are simulating a route with disabled GPS module) NDrive will display the points that are close to the point selected on the map. which is shown below. This type of searching allows you to search for an expression (e.g. You can create an unlimited number of categories. Searching by Favourites means finding data within the default and/or user defined categories. Restaurant) in the Google database. for example. Make sure the point in the map is your current location. common categories: Personal. (NDrive comes with three pre-made.. Clicking on Favourites will bring you to the Favourites Menu. and Work). so you can immediately start navigating to them. It may be useful when you are finishing your lunch downtown and you would like to check where the nearest bookstore or gas station is. Searching for Online POIs Searching for Online POIs is possible only if you have an Internet connection. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 33 . Friends. Navigating to a Favourite After clicking the Friends category. Inside each category you can have an unlimited number of Favourites. Searching & Navigating to Favourites Favourites can be used to store places that are special or frequently visited so that you can find them without needing to do a complete search every time. All searchable POIs contain coordinates.

edit and delete Favourites. This category will keep streets. Recent Locations Recent Locations contains a history of all previous searches. List of Recent Locations UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 34 . Clicking here will clear all recent locations. Click on any recent location to find/navigate to it. POIs. call or navigate to their location. postcodes and coordinates until you clear them. please refer to the Chapter “My NDrive”. manage and delete Favourites? If you would like to learn how to create. This icon indicates that you are in the Find menu Recent locations appear with an icon indicating the type of location. manage. where we present more information about that section.This is an example of a menu shown after clicking on the Friends category. cities. Searching for a friend Where to create. You can see: how far your friends are from you.

you can input them directly. After entering the postcode. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 35 . more practical and precise to use postcodes instead of city or location. NDrive will display the list of streets within that postcode. Sometimes it is faster. Coordinates can be input in any of the three most used formats. or you can preset in the Settings menu. Searching by Post Code Important: What if one street spans more than one postcode? In this particular situation NDrive will only display the segment that belongs to the postcode nearest to you. The format will adjust automatically to your input as long as it is one of the three recognised formats.Searching by Postcode All streets belong to a specific postcode. You can use the postcode to find a given street. If you know the coordinates of the location to be searched. Searching by Coordinates Coordinates are a great way to search for a location or destination.

you can crosscheck with the next screen. If you wish to navigate directly to the coordinate then just input the coordinate in the correct format and navigate.Search by Coordinates If you have any problems understanding any of the fields. You must use the coordinates format indicated below. Use this button to delete inserted characters Use these toggle buttons to indicate direction You can change the coordinates format in the Settings menu Use this key to go to the previous screen Search by Coordinates Tip: Usage for coordinates search This option can also be used for geo-caching or to search for off-road locations. NDrive will navigate to the nearest street to the coordinate given. Insert the coordinates you want to search here. If you have pedestrian or auto routing mode enabled. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 36 .

The chequered flag is used to indicate the completion of one stage of your trip. You can select the one you want. importing/exporting (not available on the iPhone) and deleting itineraries. The first waypoint will be the destination for the first stage of your route. NDrive will display all created itineraries (in this example. Navigating to an Itinerary The Itineraries feature allows you to plan several stops or waypoints for your trip. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 37 . make sure that you have the GPS in the “On” setting. Using an itinerary is like dividing your route into stages.Navigating to Itineraries Itinerary is found in the Navigate submenu but not in the Find submenu. Please refer to the My NDrive ► Managing My Itineraries section for information about adding. otherwise NDrive will route in simulation mode. only one). When you choose to Navigate on an Itinerary. Before beginning to navigate. editing. Itinerary Points NDrive will calculate Itinerary routes based on the settings in the Routing Options Menu.

Firstly you will have an opportunity to take a short look at the entire route from the top. Itinerary Route Calculation and Overview You can choose to begin navigating to other itinerary points whenever you like by pressing Menu ► My Itinerary. Move up – moves the selected itinerary point one place higher in the itinerary. The Navigation Screen Standard Navigation Mode When you choose a place to navigate to.Orange flags indicate other itinerary waypoints that you will navigate to after completing the first stage. If the GPS is set to Off. Next Destination – forces NDrive to reroute to the waypoint you chose as the Next Destination. Here you’ll have the chance to: Mark as visited – forces NDrive to skip the selected waypoint. Then the application will zoom in to a level more useful for navigation. NDrive will run in simulation mode. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 38 . Move down – the reverse of Move up. Grey flags represent places already passed. Making it the first to be visited. Choosing different options will cause NDrive to recalculate your route to get to the new destination. You are also able to add itinerary points at any time during your trip via map interface or My NDrive ►Manage My Itineraries. NDrive will perform the routing calculation and begin navigating. This function changes the order of waypoints to visit by moving a selected waypoint down.

3. Some of this was described in the Map Interface section. you can find some special fields with information useful only during driving. distance and speed controls you can choose to display different indicators. Lock buttons: zoom and pan 7. meters. feet etc. distance and speed indicators (see the full list below) 6. you can find the complete list of all available indicators: Estimated time left to destination Speed limit on the current street Estimated time of arrival to destination Distance left to destination or waypoint UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 39 .usually displays the name of the street following the next manoeuvre or direction. Next Manoeuvre area – shows the distance to the next manoeuvre (in miles. 4. Signpost (displayed occasionally) – shows signposts on roads. Below. Bottom display area – showing the name of a current street. Time. yards. On the screen you will also see a green flag (representing your starting point) and chequered flag (representing the end of your route).Top display area Lane assistance (1) Signposts (1) Next manoeuvre area Time/distance/speed indicators Lock buttons: zoom/pan Bottom display area Navigation screen (1) Available on selected maps Your position is displayed as a blue/green three-cornered indicator. kilometres. In addition. Top Display area . 5. There is also a lot of additional information that can be displayed on the navigation screen. The full list of fields is presented below (please refer to the illustration above): 1. NDrive lets you to choose what you would like to have presented on the screen.) and its type (represented by the green curved arrows). country-road and system information To make it as simple as possible. Lane Assistance (displayed occasionally) – indicates the lane that you should choose in order to follow the calculated route. 2. Tapping the time.

UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 40 . In Adventure Mode. also referred to in the Map Interface section. over the map. Quick switching between simple and detailed signposts display There are two modes of displaying signposts information: simple and detailed. indicating the nearest turnings. when you need orientation to a location with no road access. Navigation after tapping the screen When navigating.Actual speed Actual time If you tap on the map. yellow arrows show a few successive manoeuvres. you will also see green and yellow arrows on your route. (Please refer to the chapter Interactions with the Map Screen) You can tap on the map and add a location to your Favourites or Itineraries. the bottom display area will display additional icons. Green arrows represent the next manoeuvre. You can select them in Settings ► Map Appearance ► Signpost Display Mode or tap the signpost when displayed. It’s perfect for off-road navigation. you can see different indicators on the screen. so it will immediately switch to the other mode. Adventure Mode Routing in Adventure Mode will disregard any roads. You can use them to add new Favourites or itinerary points to your personal list. See below.

speed and altitude indicators. Below. distance. and Route Alternatives options only appear during navigation (not available in Adventure Mode). you will see a compass. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 41 .Compass Time/distance/speed/altitude indicators Adventure Mode Using the Adventure Mode. you can find the complete list of all available indicators: Travelled distance Speed limit on the current street Actual speed Time to the next waypoint Estimated time of arrival Altitude Actual time Distance to destination Road Book and Alternatives Road Book.

It lists the type of turn. This can be used to find other paths to your destination. total distance travelled. total distance to that point. street name and number (if available) From left to right: distance until the next manoeuvre. exit number (if it’s a rotary). and street information for each manoeuvre.Road Book and Alternative Routes The Road Book indicates every manoeuvre you will make while on the way to your destination. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 42 . distance to next turn. expected time it will take to reach that turn. you will see a new menu. From left to right: Manoeuvre symbol. time travelled Road Book details When you choose to calculate alternatives.

or Avoid part of the route.Alternative Route Calculation From the next menu you can choose to Calculate an alternative. Calculate original (if you are already following an alternative path). Calculates an alternative route Recalculates the original route Allows you to define a roadblock or detour Avoid specific streets in the route Alternatives Menu You can also choose to block sections of the road you know are slow or unusable via the Roadblock option. Define a Roadblock. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 43 .

If an entry is greyed out. NDrive will recalculate the route based on your selections. you can use the Roadblock function. Avoid Part of the Route screen Pressing Recalculate will bring you back to the map screen.If you want to take a detour and return to the main road. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 44 . You can also click Back to exit without saving changes to your route. By marking a road with an X you can choose to avoid it. The image below demonstrates how to use it. Choose how long the roadblock will be and NDrive will recalculate your route. it means you have passed that street. Road Block Options The Avoid part of the route option will enable you to have more control over which specific roads you want to avoid during navigation. The number below indicates how far you’ve travelled.

Setting up an account is as simple as establishing a data connection. Manage Favourites will allow you to create. Manage Itineraries allows you to create. How to create. With NDrive it is also possible to share your Favourites using the Communities feature. and clicking “OK”. How to create. choosing a username and password. My NDrive Menu My Account is used to set up your account. You can also edit the appearance preferences for each category. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 45 . edit. Define/Modify Home lets you change the location of your Home. What is the NDrive Store. Having an account enables you to access NDrive community sharing features. This is also the menu that is used to add waypoints to itineraries.MY NDRIVE In this section you will learn… • • • • • How to create your account and assign your Home location. Communities section gives you access to information that has been shared by other users. edit and delete Favourites. manage. manage. Create an Account The first thing to do when visiting this menu is to set up your NDrive Account. Features Overview My NDrive is an area where you can keep personalised information that you create while using NDrive. edit. delete. Without an account it is not possible to use community features. and delete customised itineraries. Why Communities can be useful and how to use them. edit and delete Itineraries. and organise Favourite categories. It also enables you to share your own Favourites.

Any charges for accessing this connection are charged by the Internet provider. or wireless network access. Setting up an Account UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 46 . so choose a name with that consideration in mind. ActiveSync. Important: How to connect to the Communities? By Data Connection we mean that you must have a connection to the Internet via GPRS. 3G. NDrive does not take part in the process.Your username is what other users will see when they see information you’ve posted in Communities. Tip: Is it possible to create a new account? You can always set up a new account with a different username and password by re-entering the “My Account Menu. Use the screens below as a guide if you have difficulties setting up your account.

UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 47 . like your home. It can be set for one location that you use as a regular point of departure.Setting up an Account (Nickname and Password) Account Registration Completion Define/Modify your Home While setting up your account it’s also a good idea to set up your Home location. The Home key is a special Favourite.

simply press the screen with three fingers and hold it for 2 seconds. you will be directed to a menu similar to the Find Menu. such as places that you visit frequently. Press that icon and you will be given the option to add a new Favourites category (“Add”). Adding a new Favourites Category After having opened the Manage My Favourites menu you will see a “+” in the bottom centre of the screen. Manage Favourites Overview You can store favourite places on NDrive. places to visit. Friends. there are some limitations to what you can share.Defining Home When you start defining Home. friends‘ addresses. Then you will see the Add New Category screen. you can also share your Favourites with other NDrive users via Communities. clients’ addresses. and Work) or create new categories. even if it is off-road. as displayed below: UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 48 . Any point on the map can be designated as a Favourite. you will need to create a new category. In order to calculate your way back to Home. You can store an unlimited number of Favourites on your database and place them inside the default categories (Personal. You can also use the gesture (presented in the Interactions with the Map Screen section). However. The default categories and data that you have already downloaded from other users cannot be published. recent location etc. locations of personal interest. You have then to decide whether you want to find the location by searching for address. postcode. etc. Tip: How to quickly calculate your route to Home location? The route to Home location can be quickly calculated by selecting Home in the Navigate section. As mentioned before. In order to share.

then you will not see any Favourite locations within that category unless you are 5km or more away. 4. 2. Maximum scale is just the opposite. The minimum scale determines at which distance the icon will appear.Adding a new Favourites Category There are five adjustable settings for user-made Favourites categories.. Choose an icon to represent Favourites in this group.personalise the icon In order to create a new category: 1. if you set the minimum scale to 5km. Choose a title for your Favourites category and enter it into the name field. • • • • • Name Visible – enable or disable the icon on the map Minimum Scale (that the icon will be visible at…) Maximum Scale (that the icon will be visible at…) Icon . All the steps listed above are also presented on the screens below: UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 49 . 5. (E. 3. the Favourite icon will no longer appear. If you set the maximum scale to 5km and then zoom out so that you can see the whole state or country. If you set the minimum distance to 20m then the Favourite will always appear unless you are very close to or outside the maximum scale setting. Choose if you would like Favourites in that category to be visible on the map.g.

a new options menu will appear as above.Entering Favourite Category details Selecting an Icon for a new Favourites Category Editing a Favourites Category Whenever you click on a Category of Favourites. Show: Opens the group and shows the Favourites included in that group. Edit: Edit the group’s definitions. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 50 . (Refer to Communities section). Delete: Removes the selected group (Only user-created groups can be removed). Publish: Uploads the selected group to NDrive communities.

URL.Favourite Category modification options Choose the Edit option. You must also pick a name for the Favourite as well as select the group it will belong to. click the blue star next to Menu. This will once more bring up the menu with five adjustable settings (see Adding a new Favourites Category for details). and a description. Adding a Favourite Now that you have your Favourite categories defined. There are two different ways to add a Favourite: • • Use Find to search for a location. Once found. a new field will be displayed. Then click the star next to the Menu button. In this field you can enter extended Favourites information like the address. it is time to fill them with data points. Adding detailed information about a new Favourite point Once you click the star. e-mail. Clicking “OK” will complete the process and your new Favourite will be active. fax. Click anywhere on the map. phone number. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 51 .

and places to stop along the way.Updated Favourites Menu Editing a Favourite To edit a Favourite follow this path: My NDrive ► Manage My Favourites ► Choose the category to which your Favourite belongs to. If you do decide to make a call. The contents of that category will be shown. Choose to delete the category. Select the Favourite you want to delete and click the small information icon at the bottom centre of the screen. in between Back and Map. between Back and Map. and publish. Click on the Favourite you want to edit. or trips with multiple stops. Click the information button and choose to Edit. Select the category you would like to delete. Click the information button and choose to delete the Favourite. Itineraries can be very useful for planning longer trips. Removing a Favourite To remove a Favourite you can follow a process similar to the edit process. To delete a Favourite follow this path: My NDrive ► Manage My Favourites ►Choose the category your Favourite belongs to. Managing Itineraries Overview Itineraries are used to create a pre-planned route for a trip. Default categories cannot be deleted. Choose the “Show” option. Writing a phone number will enable you to make calls. enter the My NDrive section and select Manage My Favourites. There will be a small information icon at the bottom centre of the screen. Deleting a Favourites Category To delete a Favourites category. Then choose “Show” from the pop-up window. having a web address will allow you to navigate to that Favourite’s website. delete. open a browser. edit. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 52 . A menu will appear with options to show. The contents of that category will appear. etc. All the information you enter will enable interactive functions. One can add via points (waypoints). or send an e-mail you will need to restart NDrive afterwards.

Press the “Add” option and you will be taken to the Add to Itinerary screen. Nearby POI. Recent Location. You can organise them by date or alphabetically using the tabs near the bottom of the screen. You can add waypoints by pressing the “+”sign at the bottom centre of the screen. Address. POI. Add waypoints to a new Itinerary This is similar to the Find Menu. Creating Itineraries To create an itinerary go to My NDrive ► Manage My Itineraries. Creating a new Itinerary An “Unnamed Itinerary” with no data points will open. and Coordinates. Postcode. You can add to an itinerary points like: Home. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 53 .You can create as many itineraries as you like. Press the “+” (plus sign) at the bottom centre of the screen and you will be given the option to “Create” an itinerary. Favourite.

Icon.Selecting the first Waypoint in a new Itinerary Choose a waypoint and press “Done” in the bottom right corner. Select “Edit”. Editing Itinerary Name. In this screen you can edit the itinerary name. and Delete. and Icon for the new itinerary. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 54 . description and icon. Edit. and Description You can add more waypoints to this itinerary by using the same “+” (plus button). Description. Editing Itineraries To edit an itinerary select an itinerary from the Manage My Itineraries Menu. You will see a window with three options: Show. You will be prompted to add a Name.

Showing waypoints in an Itinerary After selecting “Show” you will see your itinerary and all waypoints. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 55 .Managing an Itinerary Adding/Editing Waypoints in an Itinerary To add. When you select an itinerary you will have three options: Show. Choose “Show” to view the waypoints of the itinerary. You can also use the “Show” button in the bottom right corner of the Manage My Itineraries menu. or delete waypoints from an itinerary go to Manage My Itineraries and select an itinerary. Delete. Edit. To add a new waypoint you can use the “+” (plus sign) at the bottom centre of the screen. The point you add will be placed as the last destination in your itinerary. rearrange.

There are seven operations you can perform from this menu. or delete waypoints. and “Above” or “Below” to add another waypoint above or below the waypoint selected. Changing the order of Waypoints to visit / Adding new Waypoints UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 56 .Complete Itinerary after adding additional waypoints To change the order of waypoints. just select a waypoint. “Delete” to remove it. A new menu will appear. view waypoints on the map. Use “Move up” or “Move down” to move the waypoint.

House of Parliament as opposed to unknown street). You can add points quickly via hotkeys on the map interface but the resulting waypoint will display the closest street or coordinates and not the name of the waypoint. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 57 .Tip: What is the best way to add Itinerary Points? We highly recommend adding points to your itinerary using this method. the other method is recommended. Tap on the desired location. Two new icons will appear at the bottom of the screen. Deleting an Itinerary Deleting an Itinerary is quite simple. It will be added as the last waypoint. Select the itinerary to add it to. If you add waypoints via the “+” or “Above” and “Below” options available in the pop-up menu then the waypoints will be called by their proper names (e. To add waypoints via the map interface. Confirm and the itinerary will be erased. Tap the flag icon to add the point to an itinerary The itineraries menu will open.. exit the Manage My Itineraries menu and return to the map screen. Just select the itinerary and choose “Delete” from the pop-up menu. Hence.g.

please create one. If you do not have one yet. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 58 . For instructions see the My Account section. You will see the following menu. Community Category in My NDrive Downloading Community Information To download information from the community go to My NDrive ► Communities.Communities Overview You will need to have an account to publish any categories to Communities. you can use this button to change to different country community Community Category Information Display Select a category and click to download. Search field Arrows indicate if an item was uploaded/downloaded/not downloaded Rating and # of items Recent / Most downloaded / Rating / Alphabetical / Personal items If your NDrive has multiple country maps.

UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 59 . To share a category. The Show/Edit/Delete/Publish menu will appear. You can vote on a category at any time. There you will see categories that you have downloaded (represented by a green arrow pointing downwards). Click on any of these categories to vote. go to the Manage My Favourites and select a Favourites category. Voting on Communities items that you have Downloaded Sharing Favourites It is very easy to share your Favourites with other users.Downloading from Communities To vote on a category go to the Communities menu.

Uploading the “Best Places for Fishing” Category Your category should be successfully uploaded to the server! If you want. you can also upload an icon for the category. You can update your submissions by selecting them and then choosing the update option. Important: What happens after submission? It will take a couple hours for your Favourite to be available on the server for other users to download.Publishing a Favourite's Category to NDrive Communities Choose to “Publish” the Favourites category. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 60 . When additional prompts appear click “YES”. You can verify that it was uploaded by visiting the Communities Menu and searching for the title.

NDrive Store NDrive Store is special section where you can download additional data. Accessing the Store via My NDrive Menu Once you are inside the store. you will see several categories with different kinds of content. as shown below: Downloading items After selecting type of content you will be given the chance to choose from countries which have content of that specified type available for download. To access the store you must first enter the My NDrive Menu and select Store. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 61 . like radars (safety cameras) or voices.

My products overview Choosing to download contents will bring up a status meter indicating progress towards completion of the download. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 62 . Selecting the product will display detailed information about it.Downloading items 2 To see a list of content that has been purchased/downloaded you can click on the My Products tab.

it is recommended you start downloading large files from the store over your WiFi connection instead of 3G or similar. to avoid additional cost from your phone operator.Downloading items Important: Be sure that you are downloading maps when you are connected to WiFi Country maps available in the NDrive Store can contain a large amount of data. which may have a long downloading time and high data transfer consumption. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 63 . Because of this.

About & Help Overview About and Help sections are presented below. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 64 . will take you to the HTML version of the User Guide. By clicking on the blue icon. Pressing the Help button. How to change the used map for another choice. you will enable the wizard the next time the application starts . You can also restart the Startup Wizard. What happens when you go to the Help section. About/Help overview Inside the About section you can find information about the version of the software and map data.About and Help Options In this section you will learn… • • • What kind of information you can find in the About section.

About section In the Map subsection you can select a map source (possible if you have maps available in two alphabets). UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 65 . You can also check if the map data is consistent or read more about its version.

com. We hope you have a wonderful experience using NDrive. If your question was not answered in this guide please contact us at support@ndrive. UG-N10PH-01-EN-EN-201005 66 .CONCLUSION This concludes our explanation of NDrive 10’s features and functions.

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