Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Thu Feb 26, 2015 6:31 am

^^
I do have a Nokia (Lumia 930) and I tried that app. It seems to lack a dynamic rerouting option that guides me around traffic jams as they happen, like waze does. Quite an essential feature for my 100km commute with a dozen alternatives for the main route.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Mon Mar 02, 2015 6:24 am

dahangman wrote:
janb1981 wrote:Just moved from iOS to Windows Phone. Feature I miss the most is the "share my drive" option where I can send a message with a link to my route and ETA.


I'm on v3.7.4.5 on Windows 8.1 (HTC8X) and I can get to the share option:
- Menu > Send > Share Drive
- Send by Message or Send by email

There is another related section:
- Menu > Send > Send a Location
The options here are
- My current location
- My Destination (this is what I have selected)
- My Saved Locations
- Recently Searched

Thanks, I completely overlooked that :shock:
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Mon Mar 09, 2015 1:12 pm

I gave it a try. As far as I can see, only messages from friends cannot be opened. Messages from the waze team open just fine. Perhaps it has something to do with the waze for WP app lacking most of the friends-related functions.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Thu Mar 12, 2015 7:26 am

Me too. It also crashes when I try to calculate a route right after starting the app. Just displaying my location works fine. When I try again after 20-30 kilometers of running with just my location displayed, I do get a route and navigation.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Fri Mar 13, 2015 6:32 am

james890526 wrote:
janb1981 wrote:Me too. It also crashes when I try to calculate a route right after starting the app. Just displaying my location works fine. When I try again after 20-30 kilometers of running with just my location displayed, I do get a route and navigation.


Waze is indirectly encouraging you to move on to Android or iOS :lol:

I just moved from iOS to WP a month ago :P . If I'm moving again, it's from waze to another navigation app. (Un)fortunately, there still is no decent (and free) competitor for the live (re)routing capabilities that waze has to offer.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Thu Mar 19, 2015 9:09 am

janb1981 wrote:Me too. It also crashes when I try to calculate a route right after starting the app. Just displaying my location works fine. When I try again after 20-30 kilometers of running with just my location displayed, I do get a route and navigation.

Update; I noticed that the problem only seems to occur for my evening commute home. When I drive to work in the morning, the route calculates just fine. :roll:

Update 2 (Mar 23); uninstalled and re-installed the app. Calculating a new route now works just fine, but the app kills itself when I use the option for calculating alternative routes. :roll: ^2.

Update 3 (Mar 25); the original problem is back after only a few days. App kills itself every time I try to calculate a route.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby janb1981 » Thu Apr 09, 2015 7:21 am

Running the risk that I jinx something here... but the app has worked flawlessly over the last two weeks.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby jct02 » Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:27 am

stelling28 wrote:
josefec wrote:But do you mean that when you connect once on any device, you’ll then be connected on all devices?


Correct, that is how I did it. It is the link between your Waze and Facebook accounts that need to be set.


Is there something wrong with Waze? Connected my FB account on Waze Android , and can't see any info on scoreboard on friends tab of both Waze Windows Phone and Android.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby jdavlcba65 » Mon Feb 02, 2015 3:26 am

Hi all,
I am new with a Nokia Lumia 635 and I am using Waze on it since 1 month. before I was using waze on blackberry bold.
I confirm the version I have in France is 3.7.4.5 too.
no issue found so far other than the one listed here before.
I am happy with it.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby jdavlcba65 » Sat Feb 21, 2015 7:21 pm

Hi, I have not this issue with my Nokia Lumia.
when I open Waze, my login/identity is automatically recognize each time.
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