Recording favorite places with HTC Footprints

Recording favorite places with HTC Footprints

HTC Footprints™ provides an easy way to record your favorite places and revisit those places. You can take a photo of a location such as a restaurant or sightseeing spot and store it together with its precise GPS location, street address, phone number, and more.

The next time you want to visit the same place, just open the footprint. You can then view the location on the map, search for it on the Web, and more.

Adding a location as a footprint

  1. From the Home screen, tap > Footprints.
  2. Tap .
  3. You can:
    • Tap to take a picture and add it as a photo for the footprint.
    • Tap to fine tune the position of the footprint on the map.
    • Tap to change the name, category, or address of the footprint, enter the phone or website, add a voice memo, and more.
  4. Tap Done.

Revisiting a footprint

  1. In Footprints, tap a category.
  2. Tap the footprint you want to revisit.
  3. Tap the information fields to get directions, share the footprint, and more.

Editing or deleting a footprint

  1. In Footprints, tap a category.
  2. Press and hold the footprint you want to edit or delete.
  3. Tap Edit or Delete on the options menu.

Sharing your footprint

  1. Tap the footprint that you have just created.
  2. Tap , and then choose how you want to share the footprint.

Deleting multiple footprints

  1. In Footprints, tap a category.
  2. Tap > Delete.
  3. Select the footprints you want to delete, and then tap Delete.

Exporting a footprint

Back up footprints by exporting them. You can also open exported footprints files in other applications such as Google Earth™ on your PC.
  1. In Footprints, tap a category.
  2. Tap > Export.
    Tip: Tap > Deselect all to deselect all the footprints.
Exported footprints are saved as .kmz files. If you exported multiple footprints at one time, they are saved together in one.kmz file.

Importing a footprint

Bring back footprints you previously backed up from HTC Jetstream. You can also import .kmz files that you saved in other applications, or use a photo as a footprint.
  1. In Footprints, tap Import.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • To import a photo, tap Photos, navigate to the photo you want to import, and then tap the photo. You can then add Footprints information such as location and category.
    • To import a saved footprint or another .kmz file from the storage card, tap Footprints data, and then tap the file you want to import.
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