HERE Android SDK Developer's Guide

guidance

The package guidance is a member of com.here.android.mpa.

Package Summary

guidance

This package includes classes, interfaces, and enumerations related to guidance and turn-by-turn navigation, used by other packages in the APIs for Android SDK.

Package Details

This package includes classes, interfaces, and enumerations related to guidance and turn-by-turn navigation, used by other packages in the APIs for Android SDK.

The key classes to this package is NavigationManager. For more information on how to use this class, please consult the Developer Guide or the class Javadoc.

Important: The Turn-by-turn Guidance APIs are in beta. Application developers using these APIs are required to thoroughly test their applications in all expected usage scenarios to ensure safe and correct behavior. Application developers are responsible for warning their users of the following obligations:

  • Do not follow instructions which may lead to an unsafe or illegal situation
  • Obey all local laws.
  • Be aware that using a mobile phone or some of its features while driving may be prohibited.
  • Always keep hands free to operate the vehicle while driving.
  • First consideration while driving should be road safety.

The following permission is required in each Android application that uses the guidance features of the HERE SDK for Android:


  <uses-permission android:name="android.permission.VIBRATE" />