Global settings

Common settings to all application profiles.

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Global settings

Global settings are common to all application profiles. In fact, these settings are the settings of OsmAnd system.

Android: Menu → Settings → OsmAnd settings

Profiles General Settings Android

iOS: Menu → Settings → OsmAnd settings

Profiles General Settings iOS

Default profile

Choosing a profile like a default profile:

  • Default profile - select the profile, that will be used on application start (lase used or from profile list). Here you can choose "Last used" profile. It means that the last chosen profile will be used for the application.

General Settings Default profile Android

  • Default profile - select the profile, that will be used on application start (lase used or from profile list). Here you can choose "Last used" profile. It means that the last chosen profile will be used for the application.

General Settings Profile iOS

Display language

Setting display (application) language:

Here you can choose system device language or another from the list:

Android: Menu → Settings → OsmAnd settings → Display language

General Settings Language Android

For changing OsmAnd display language you need to make it in iOS settings. Here you can choose a language by default or from the list:

iOS device -> Settings -> OsmAnd maps -> Language

General Settings Language iOS

Data storage folder

Here you can change storage folder (Android) and know memorу usage by OsmAnd data.

Android: Menu → Settings → OsmAnd settings → Data storage folder

More info about data storage settings read here.

For iOS system, we can't make any manipulate with the storage folder. We can know only how much memory OsmAnd uses:

iOS device -> Settings -> OsmAnd maps -> General -> iPhone storage -> OsmAnd Maps

General Settings storage iOS

Privacy and security

Here you can set parameters of your privacy and security

Analytics

Analytics - allows collecting or not next anonymous usage data of OsmAnd: Maps downloaded, Screens visited. No data about your position or locations you view on the map are collected. Privace Policy of OsmAnd.

General Settings Collected data Android

Dialogs and notifications

Dialogs and notifications - allows switching on/off popups, dialogs and notifications. It's the download map dialog and startp-up message (like promotion, quiz and etc.).

General Settings notifications Android

History

History - allows disabling history logging individually for each history type: search history, navigation history, map markers history. Here you can export history info a file, you can clear all history or for each categories (search history, navigation history, map markers history).

General Settings History Android

Proxy

Proxy - allows configuring an HTTP proxy for all network requests. You can set Proxy Host and Proxy Port.

General Settings Proxy Android

Legal

Uninstall speed cameras - allows activating or not Speed camera POI's (alert widget of speed camearas). In some countries or regions, the use of speed camera warning applications is prohibited by law. You need to make a choice depending on the law of your country. Select "Keep active" and you will receive alerts and warnings about speed cameras. Select "Uninstall". All data related to speed cameras: alerts, notifications, POIs will be deleted until OsmAnd is completely reinstalled.

General Settings Cameras Android

  • CarPlay profile - profile that will be used while connected to CarPlay.

  • Do not show promotions - allows switching on/off popups, dialogs and notifications. It's the download map dialog and startp-up message (like promotion, quiz and etc.).

General Settings Dialogs iOS

  • Send anonymous data - allows collecting or not next anonymous usage data of OsmAnd: Maps downloaded. No data about your position or locations you view on the map are collected. Privace Policy of OsmAnd.

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