texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Egbert, Kevh44mag, wraytex, Julius Petty, Ajit
115367 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 102,372
hopalong 97,077
Pilothawk 80,880
John175☮ 79,126
Bigbob_FTW 73,890
JDavis7873 67,402
Derek 🐝 66,627
Mark Perry 62,858
Forum Statistics
Forums61
Topics1,149,199
Posts15,711,073
Members140,367
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Google Earth question #13409571 01/19/20 07:32 PM
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
Wave Away Offline OP
Angler
OP Offline
Angler
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
I’m trying to view historical images on google earth. I’ve done it before with a slider bar within the tool menu. I’m in chrome and it doesn’t seem to be an option. I’m sure this is operator error. What am I missing?

Moritz Chevrolet - 9101 Camp Bowie W Blvd, Fort Worth, TX - Monte Coon (817) 696-2003
Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13409578 01/19/20 07:40 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 5,226
Brent S Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2013
Posts: 5,226
Use Google earth instead of chrome.

Re: Google Earth question [Re: Brent S] #13409593 01/19/20 07:59 PM
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
Wave Away Offline OP
Angler
OP Offline
Angler
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
I meant that I’m on google earth with chrome as the browser. Tried it on internet explorer too but it won’t load up. I’ve tried it on the app too but it won’t work.

Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13409594 01/19/20 07:59 PM
Joined: Mar 2014
Posts: 1,555
Danny L. Weems Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
Joined: Mar 2014
Posts: 1,555
Can’t do it from a tablet or phone, has to be on a pc.


Phil 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me"
Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13409614 01/19/20 08:20 PM
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 366
TajChauvin Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 366
Sounds to my as if you are trying to use google maps instead of google earth. Google Maps is a web application while Google Earth is a downloadable application that runs independent of web applications. I have it on my Linux Desktop and Windows tablet as a application. You must go to Google Earth website and download it.

After some research it appears you can use Google Earth from a web app but it must be through Chrome. Not sure if historic maps are available this way however. https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/use-google-earth-browser/

Last edited by TajChauvin; 01/20/20 12:35 AM.
Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13409673 01/19/20 09:25 PM
Joined: Jan 2007
Posts: 312
C
Capt. Bryan Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
C
Joined: Jan 2007
Posts: 312
Have to use google earth pro on a PC. The clock icon will be in the tool bar.


Nitro Z19
Mercury
Lowrance
Castaway
Lews
Re: Google Earth question [Re: Danny L. Weems] #13409773 01/19/20 11:20 PM
Joined: Apr 2008
Posts: 29,074
C
CCTX Online Content
mapquest
Online Content
mapquest
C
Joined: Apr 2008
Posts: 29,074
Originally Posted by Danny L. Weems
Can’t do it from a tablet or phone, has to be on a pc.


Yes, has to be Google Earth Pro on a laptop/PC


[Linked Image]
Re: Google Earth question [Re: CCTX] #13409784 01/19/20 11:30 PM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 17,857
Donald Harper Online Happy
TFF Guru
Online Happy
TFF Guru
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 17,857
Originally Posted by CCTX
Originally Posted by Danny L. Weems
Can’t do it from a tablet or phone, has to be on a pc.


Yes, has to be Google Earth Pro on a laptop/PC

This. Download.


Each person you work with holds some promise to your future success.
www.eletewater.com - Staying Hydrated
www.lakeoviachic.com - Booking Mexico Trips
20 Hot Spot Mapping - GPS Contour Chips - Custom Spinner Baits - Jigs -Spooks
Pure Extracts - Minnow-Night Crawler-Crayfish-Craylic


Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13409888 01/20/20 01:12 AM
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
Wave Away Offline OP
Angler
OP Offline
Angler
Joined: Apr 2010
Posts: 323
Makes sense. Thanks all!

Re: Google Earth question [Re: Wave Away] #13411134 01/21/20 04:36 AM
Joined: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,405
K
KenTx1962 Offline
Old Careful Dude
Offline
Old Careful Dude
K
Joined: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,405
This might help



www.KenSmithfishing.com
Fishing Videos https://bit.ly/3ip0TPz
10% off 6th Sense 6thsensefishing.com/ &
www.WaterLandco.com with code Ken10
Support my channel shopping Tackle Warehouse with this link http://bit.ly/2S4dFY6
Lew's Rods http://bit.ly/37HLJQf & reels http://bit.ly/36FJpb2
Mercury Marine Pro Staff
Seaguar Line http://bit.ly/38QpBDm


Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 1998-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3