Retrieve your Navigation icon on Sumsung Galaxy S3

Edited by angeline zuhura, Kirk, Eng

The navigation icon on the Samsung Galaxy S3 can disappear for a number of reasons. If you have recently updated your Maps app you may experience this problem. Most Android phones have experience this problem so relax, it's not just your Galaxy S3.

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Navigation has always been part of the Maps app. Basically the Maps app has 2 icons. Recent updates to your Samsung Galaxy S3 could have removed the navigation icon, since it's deeply integrated into the main application, i.e. Map app. What happens is that during your update the navigation was updated but its icon was removed.

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Instructions

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There are two methods you can use to retrieve the navigation icon.

Method 1

  1. 1
    Uninstall the Maps app.
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  2. 2
    Scroll and Tap the Menu key from your home screen.
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  3. 3
    Touch Settings.
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  4. 4
    Touch the More tab.
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  5. 5
    Tap Application Manager.
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  6. 6
    Swipe left to choose All tab.
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  7. 7
    Scroll down and select Maps.
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  8. 8
    Tap the Uninstall button.
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Method 2

The second way is to bring back the blue arrow by uninstalling recent Maps update.

  1. 1
    Select the Menu key from your Home screen.
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  2. 2
    Tap Settings option.
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  3. 3
    Touch the More tab.
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  4. 4
    Select Application manager.
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  5. 5
    Swipe left to select All tab.
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  6. 6
    Scroll to and select Maps.
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Categories : Samsung Galaxy

Recent edits by: Kirk, angeline zuhura

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