View Full Version : MapPoint 2011 - Routing does not use state highways

03-27-2012, 05:14 PM
I purchased the product to eliminate going to MapQuest however when I select a route between two pushpins the application does not use the state highways. I have selected average speed, quickest times under the route options.

Eric Frost
03-27-2012, 07:52 PM
Can you share some examples?

03-28-2012, 11:14 AM
Can you share some examples?

Thank you for getting back to me. My problem stems from the fact that I need to generate a large number of routes thru MPMileCharter and adding stops is not feasible.

Example 1

Alpena MI to Petosky MI - shortest and quickest route = I attached screen print showing route along the Lakes. App could have taken me across instead of up and down.


Alpena MI to Gaylord MI to Petosky MI - shortest and quickest route = When I insert a stop in Gaylord it takes the a more direct route (state roads) for shortest and quickest.


Example 2

Hancock MI to Atlanta - quickest route = this route generated shows 7 hours 6 minute without stop. If you add a stop in Hancock going down US41 rather than Highway 26 the route shows 6 hours and 9 minutes.

Thank you