How to Print Maps on Yahoo! Maps

By Techwalla Computers Editor

Learning to create and print maps from Yahoo! Maps Web site is a snap. You can print maps to use as your source of directions, whether you choose to map out just your target location, create driving directions from point A to point B, or plot out an entire round trip.

Things You'll Need

  • Printer paper
  • Printer
  • Internet connection
  • Computer

Print Your Yahoo! Maps From the Web Site

Step 1

Log onto the Yahoo! Maps homepage (see Resources below).

Step 2

Type your selected addresses under "Get Map and Directions" for driving directions, or enter the address under "Find on the Map" for basic maps.

Step 3

Click "Go" to load the map.

Step 4

Click the "Printable Version" button. A pop-up window will load showcasing your map and driving directions, if applicable.

Step 5

Turn on your printer.

Step 6

Ensure you have paper loaded and that the ink is properly installed.

Step 7

Click "Print" on your browser, usually represented by an icon with a printer. Your map will print momentarily.

Print Your Yahoo! Maps From Email

Step 1

Follow the instructions above to first load your map or driving directions.

Step 2

Click the "Send" button.

Step 3

Select the "Send to Email" option. You can send the map to yourself or to a friend.

Step 4

Finish the form by typing your name and any additional message.

Step 5

Click "Send."

Step 6

Check your email. Once the map arrives in your inbox, you can print it by clicking the printer icon or "Print" from your email client.

Tips & Warnings

  • Turn off any pop-up blockers before proceeding.
  • Use the Roundtrip or Reverse Directions options on the site for additional maps and directions.
  • Make sure you have a compatible browser. Visit the Yahoo! Help Section for the latest supported browsers and required versions.
  • You may print your map in color or black and white, depending on the type of printer you own.
  • Toggle between Text & Map and Text Only in the printable pop-up to customize your printout.
  • Disable cookies on your browser if you do not want Yahoo! to track your actions. Check the Yahoo! Maps Terms of Use (see Resources below) for more information.