Helpful tips What is the difference between OS Landranger and Explorer maps?

What is the difference between OS Landranger and Explorer maps?

What is the difference between OS Landranger and Explorer maps?

Landranger covers a larger area than Explorer but with less detail.

Can you view Ordnance Survey maps online?

You will require an internet connection to use OS Maps Web and to download the OS Maps App )and any content you wish to use offline). Once the app is downloaded you do not require an internet connect to: View offline maps which you have downloaded to your device.

How do I cancel my Ordnance Survey?

Android browser/Chrome for Android (current version)…

  1. Open Google Play Store app and select ‘My Apps’
  2. From the top menu, select ‘Subscriptions’
  3. Select the OS Maps subscription.
  4. Select ‘Manage’ and ‘Cancel Subscription’ to stop your auto-renewal subscription. Your subscription will continue until end of the current period.

What is the best OS map for walking?

So the map most suited to walking is The Explorer 1:25 000 scale series – no question.

How do I download OS maps for free?

Use the OS Maps app to download sections of map for use offline. In the app select Menu > My Offline Maps and click ‘ Add a custom offline map (Menu > Download offline maps on Android). Find the area you want to download. Click ‘Download’ to save the area on screen plus about the same in each direction and name it.

Can you download OS Maps for free?

Look for ‘Includes mobile download’ on the cover. Tour and Road maps don’t have mobile downloads, but the OS Maps app has a simple map available for free.

How do I contact OS Maps?

If you have a specific requirement or just need some help understanding more about how we can help you in your response to Covid-19, please don’t hesitate to call us on 03456 050505.

Why is OS Maps not working?

If you have a Premium subscription and this is not showing in the app, then you may need to refresh the application to make it show. To do this, please log out of OS Maps, uninstall the app and then reinstall. This will ensure that you are receiving the latest version of OS Maps app for your device.

What is a 1 25000 scale?

The basics. On a 1:25 000 map, such as an OS Explorer, one unit of length on the map represents 25,000 units on the ground. So 1cm on the map represents 25,000cm or 250 metres on the ground.