Live Maps: Workaround to get Live Maps for UK in Internet Explorer & Firefox

As you may know, Microsoft switched UK users to Multiap. You might remember that Microsoft bought MultiMap back in December, and now, for UK users, Multimap is all you can use. There’re some advantages with MultiMap, for example, you can see how many cash points there are in the map area. However, if you want to check that […]

As you may know, Microsoft switched UK users to Multiap. You might remember that Microsoft bought MultiMap back in December, and now, for UK users, Multimap is all you can use. There’re some advantages with MultiMap, for example, you can see how many cash points there are in the map area. However, if you want to check that information, you would go to MultiMap, but if type in the Live Maps address, you do expect to see Live Maps, and in this post, you’ll see, how easy it is to get your regular Live Maps back in both Internet Explorer and Firefox. All we will be doing is changing what language the browser tells the webpage to use.

There is one other way of getting Live Maps if you can’t do either of the above, and that’s by going to http://maps.live.com/?mkt=en-us and you’ll get Live Maps.