In this article:
- How to set up my home/working place as favorite
- How does the CommuteMe feature work?
- How to switch between 3D, 2D views
- How to switch to Directions only or Safety View
- How does lane assist work?
- How to view ETA, speed, distance or time remaining to reach my destination
- How to set up my speed limit alerts
How to set up my home/working place as favorite
Save your HOME and WORK addresses by tapping and then choosing to add you home address and to add your work address. You will be able to type the address; select from a recent destination in the list; or you can search via POIs and rename it.
How does the CommuteMe feature work?
If you enable this feature, CoPilot will learn your preferred daily commute and then use it every time you commute between home and work with real-time traffic* and ETA information along the way. If you disable this setting, CoPilot will calculate a route based on your Vehicle Preferences.
Enable Commute On
You can choose which days of the week you would like to use CommuteMe to help guide you between home and work. You can also set which time of day you would like to use CommuteMe to guide you along your preferred route.
*ActiveTraffic subscription required. ActiveTraffic requires a mobile Internet connection and may incur data charges from your mobile network.
How do I set-up CommuteMe?
Once you have set your HOME and WORK addresses, and you are ready to start your daily commute, tap . Then:
- If you're driving to work, select
- If you're driving back home from work, select
Start driving your daily commute, your way, ignoring CoPilot's guidance if necessary.
Important Note: Once you reach your home or work please close your CoPilot app using Apple iOS multitasking. If on Android hold the Home button until the recent apps are shown then you swipe away CoPilot. If on Windows Phone hold the back button and then select the "x"� on the CoPilot app.
How do I use CommuteMe once CoPilot has recorded my preferred routes to and from Home/Work?
Start your CoPilot App. Upon launch CoPilot will detect your location being near either Home or Work, and a pop-up will be displayed asking you to confirm you wish to drive using your saved route.
How do I change my saved route?
Just drive a different route Home or Work more than once. When you reach your destination, CommuteMe will ask if you want to save this new route as your new preferred commute.
Will my Privacy be affected by CommuteMe?
Details of your route between Home and Work and vice-versa are not shared by us. Your routes are only saved on your device to help improve your daily drive.
I've saved my Home and Work locations but CoPilot is not showing me the CommuteMe pop-up. Why?
For CoPilot to detect that it's time to go to work or back home when you start the app, you must close the app at the end of your previous journey. If CoPilot is left running in the background at the end of a journey the CommuteMe pop-up may not be displayed on restart. Just make sure you close your CoPilot app completely after each journey.
How do I deactivate CommuteMe?
Tap on the CommuteMe pop-up, or by going to CommuteMe, through the path .
How to switch between 3D, 2D views
When on the map screen you can toggle between the two views by tapping and choosing to switch to 2D or , to switch to 3D.
How to switch to Directions only or Safety View
Once you have started your trip by tapping you can choose to only view the directions or safety view by tapping the bottom info box icon to open the following screen:
At the top you can switch between Directions view and Safety view.
How does lane assist work?
On major roads and complex junctions CoPilot can display arrows to indicate which lane you need to be in ahead of you next turn. These will be displayed at the top of the screen
You also have the option to enable a full screen realistic view with lane indicators at major junctions and exits from > ClearTurn Display
How to view ETA, speed, distance or time remaining to reach my destination
There are two information boxes in the guidance screen on each side of the next turn arrow.
By tapping on them you can choose which type of information to display:
How to set up speed limit alerts
Choose whether to see the speed limit for the road you're travelling on shown on the map, and whether you would like to receive visual and/or audible warnings while driving. You can choose the speed at which you are exceeding the limit in 5mph/5kph increments.