Open URL (Google Maps) not working in iOS any more...

Discussion created by brian.curran on Jun 4, 2014
Latest reply on Jun 6, 2014 by jrenfrew


I've been using an 'Open URL' script to generate a Google Map pushpin based on Lat & Lon co-ordinates and it's been working fine for a year or so. In fact, it still works fine on my Macbook and a PC but there is an "Opening Failure" on iPads and iPhones.


Here's my script:


User Interface: Contract (Info) ¬ Open Google Map

Allow User Abort [ Off ]

If [ IsEmpty ( Site::Info MapReference ) ]

Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Oops!"; Message: "Sorry, that field is empty..."; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]


Open URL [ "" & "q=" & Site::Info MapReference

/*"" & "q=" & Site::Info MapReference*/ ]

[ No dialog ]

End If


Can anyone see anything wrong here? I'm guessing Google changed something...