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How to Make the Windows 8 Maps App Display Distance in Kilometers

Some people are still stuck using the Imperial number system but if you are lucky enough to have made the change then this article is for you.

How to Make the Windows 8 Maps App Display Distance in Kilometers

Press the Windows key to switch over to the Start Screen then open the Maps App.

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Now press the Win  + C keyboard combination to bring up the Charms Bar then open the Settings Charm.

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Then click on Options.

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On the right hand side you will see an option to switch over to Kilometers.

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That’s all there is to it.

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Taylor Gibb is a Microsoft MVP and all round geek, he loves everything from Windows 8 to Windows Server 2012 and even C# and PowerShell. You can also follow him on Google+

  • Published 03/29/13

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