Tutorial to Delete Maps History on Windows Phone

WP7 LogoWe all love Maps as its very useful whenever we miss out the directions and also to find the places we readily make use of the maps. With the arrival of Windows Phone 7, the overall Maps experience has now been taken to a whole new level, but have you faced any crashes on your Windows Phone 7 Maps application or say have you faced anything like non-responsiveness of the application?

Then we will see on how you can avoid all of these as the only component which is responsible for all this is the History which the maps application keeps on storing without your intimation and this creates the menace in the back end of your phone which then creates the issues with the maps application. So, let’s check out the same on how you can clear or flush out the history of maps in your Windows Phone 7 in the due course of the article.

Procedure to Delete Maps History on Windows Phone 7:

  • Once you are on the home screen of your Windows Phone 7, all you need to do is to first Swipe the screen to the left so that you will get a view of all the applications present on your Windows Phone 7.
  • From the list of options, tap on the “Maps” option to get into the same. As soon as you get into the Maps application , tap on the three dots which is there at the bottom of the screen.
  • Once you select the same, you will see a list of options which are “clear maps”, “aerial view off” and also “Settings”.
  • Tap on the “Settings” option after which you will see a new page from where you just need to tap on the tab called “delete history”. Now as soon as you tap on the delete history option, you will get to see the notification, just tap on the “delete” option tab to delete the temporary files as well as the Maps history. It will take around 5 – 10 seconds to delete and flush all the data along with the maps history which is nothing but the temporary files.

So, in this way you can successfully deleted the maps history on your Windows Phone 7 successfully. Video Tutorial Below.

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