Nokia Maps 3.06 - Use the compass

When the compass is activated, both the arrow of the compass and the map rotate automatically in the direction to which the top of your device is pointing.

Select Menu > Maps and Map.

Activate the compass

Select maps-compass.jpg.

Deactivate the compass

Select maps-compass.jpg again. The map is oriented north.

The compass is active when it is green. If the compass needs calibration, the compass is red.

Calibrate the compass

Rotate the device around all axes in a continuous movement until the compass turns green.

compass-calibration-portrait.jpg

The compass has limited accuracy. Electromagnetic fields, metal objects, or other external circumstances may also affect the accuracy of the compass. The compass should always be properly calibrated.

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