Greg Jones wrote:The LaunchBar documentation was never updated for version 6, and while most of the version 5 help topics still apply, it would appear that the Google Maps shortcut went away. Assuming that you have the Google Maps search template turned on in the index, you can open the contact address in Google Maps by searching for the contact, hit the tab key*, then start typing 'Google Maps' to bring up the search.
*If the contact has more than one address, you will want to search for the contact, right-arrow, select the desired address from the list, hit the tab key, then start typing 'Google Maps' to bring up the search.
Greg Jones wrote:I tried it on a couple of contacts yesterday before I posted and it worked fine. After reading your response, I tried it again with some other contacts and the results were all over the place. The search still worked with my original test contacts, but clearly what I suggested is not a reliable solution. Sorry for the bad info.
Personally, I now use LaunchBar's built-in support for the Maps.app, which I am happy with but I understand that many people still prefer using Google Maps.
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