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 Save to Footprints.
  3. You can:
    • Tap to fine tune the position of the footprint on the map.
    • Tap Capture to take a picture and add it as a photo for the footprint.
    • Tap Edit 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, call a stored phone number, 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 footprints

  1. In Footprints, tap a category.
  2. Press and hold the footprint that you want to share.
  3. Tap Share, and then choose from the sharing options.

Deleting multiple footprints

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

Exporting your footprints

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. Press MENU , and then tap Export.
    Tip: Press MENU and then tap Deselect all to deselect all the footprints.
Footprints are exported as .kmz files. If you exported multiple footprints at one time, they are saved together in one .kmz file.

Importing footprints

Bring back footprints you previously backed up. You can also import .kmz files that you saved in other applications.
  1. In Footprints , press MENU , and then tap Import.
  2. Tap Footprints data, and then tap the file you want to import.
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