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Old 12-03-04, 01:33 PM   #1
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Driving directions avoiding highways now has driving directions. The feature is located on the tools pane of the actions menu on their WWW site.

Since discontinued the avoid highways feature, I have seen a few posts here requesting a similar feature from other providers. and were the most popular alternatives.

This is another. In order to use the feature set the "Highway Preference" to 0. This site is pretty basic. It won't allow you to save addresses, but from the little I have used it, I think it produces good results.


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Old 12-03-04, 02:02 PM   #2
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It doesnt really work... I just plugged in three routes with highways set to zero and it had me on highways on all three.
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Old 12-03-04, 04:00 PM   #3
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I just find it easier with a paper map.
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