iPhone Maps Voice Not Working - Fix iPhone Maps No Sound

by Shannon |Jan 16,2017..

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Problem of iPhone maps no sound bothers many iPhone users. Google maps voice navigation is not working. This might happen after updating iOS system to new version, like iOS 11, or when using a new iPhone. If you are now facing this problem, don't worry. Here we will guide you step by step to solve the issue of iPhone maps voice not working

Steps to fix iPhone Maps Voice Not Working

Step 1: Make sure that the volume of your device is up. There are times when we put our phone in a silent mode and forgot about it.

Step 2: After checking the sound status of your iPhone, make sure the volume is also up for Google Maps. If Google maps voice navigation not working, go to the Google Map. By starting navigation, you will see a sound option on the top right corner. If the icon is mute, tap on it to open up the volume.

Step 3: Sometimes the volume of Maps app is turned on but it is at the lowest point which is why you are unable to hear any voice. For turning up the volume on Google Maps app on your device, go to the app first. From the menu, go to the setting and then navigation settings. Choose louder option.

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Step 4: Make sure the voice directions are downloaded on your device. You will not be able to hear iPhone maps voice navigation if it is not downloaded. For downloading voice directions, connect your device to the internet and click on get directions. After the process has completed, start your Google Maps in a regular way. You will be able to hear directions now.

Hope that the above steps can help you fix the issue of iPhone maps voice not working. 


More solutions to sound issues on iPhone:

6 Ways to Fix Sound Issues on iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 7

How to Find Your Accurate Current Location on Google Map

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The following tips are about how to find your current location if your iPhone Google Map is not working properly.

Step 1:

Go to settings > privacy, and then Location Services. Make sure that the option of location service is on. 

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Step 2:

Pull down the menu, tap on Map or Google Map. Normally there are 2-3 options in the map settings, Never, While Using the App, Always. Choose "While Using the App" , it will help you save more cellular data.

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Step 3:

Check the settings of your device's date, time and location. All these should be accurate. If they are not set properly, go to the settings, general then date and time. Set the accurate date.

Step 4:

Save the settings, turn your internet connection on and restart your device.

Step 5:

Make sure that your device is connected with a Wi-Fi connection. It is also recommended to change your location when you restart your device as it will help in location recognition process.

After following the above-mentioned steps, if you are still facing navigations issues, report about it. Otherwise, you can check if your location is compatible with Google Maps of your device. By trying the above-mentioned steps, you will surely be able to resolve your issue of no sound for voice direction in Maps.

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