Working with Location Fields

After you have created a location field, you can view a map in full screen view, copy a location's latitude and longitude values, get directions to and from a location, and send location information via email. For information about creating location fields see Creating Location Fields.

View a map in full screen view:

  1. Tap Outward arrows button next to a location field.

Save a location (for location fields that are set by dropping a pin):

  1. Tap Outward arrows button next to a location field.
  2. Tap Page curl button .
  3. Tap Drop Pin.
  4. Tap Done.

Copy a location's latitude and longitude values:

  1. Tap Arrow within rectangle buttonnext to a location field.
  2. Tap Copy Location.
  3. In another application, use the Paste command to insert the location's latitude and longitude values.

Get directions to or from a location:

  1. Tap Outward arrows button next to a location field.
  2. Tap .
  3. Tap Directions To Here or Directions From Here.

    The Maps application opens.

  4. Enter location information in the blank field.
  5. Tap Search on the keyboard.

Send location information via email:

  1. Tap next to a location field.
  2. Tap Send in Mail.
  3. Type a name or email address in the To field.
  4. Tap Send.

Note: If you have location fields in Bento for iPad, and then you revert Bento for Mac to the previous version and sync, the location fields and their data are deleted.