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    Google Introduces 'Road Editing Tool' On Google Maps

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    You ever came across a road which does not exit on Google maps while using it ? The answer is yes, we have seen many roads which were not exist on Google maps. 

    But now, Google introduces new service for its users where it allows users to add that road to the Google maps that don't exist. For this the company has given a new "road editing tool".

    "We’ve made it easier for you to report road changes with a new, immersive desktop road editing tool. When you see a road missing on maps.google.com, simply click on the side menu button, go to “Edit the map”, and select “Missing Road.", said in a blog post. 

    Google has provided editing facilities to improve the experience of its maps in more than 80 countries. Now users can work on Maps to add missing roads and remove the wrong name or change the name.

    "Add missing roads by drawing lines, quickly rename roads, change road direction, and realign or delete incorrect roads. You can even let us know if a road is closed with details like dates, reasons and directions. To make sure the suggestions and edits are accurate, we’ll vet contributed road updates before publishing them", Google said. 

    Follow these steps for editing the maps

    Director of Product at Google Maps, Kevin Rees said that you can edit maps in an easy way. If you see a road missing on maps.google.com, just follow these steps

    • Click on the first side menu button.
    • Select Missing Road by going to Edit the map here.
    • Now you will be able to edit maps.
    • You will be able to connect the missing roads by drawing lines, changing their names, changing directions, and removing the wrong ones.

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