Route4Me Route Planner for Chrome – Google Chrome Extension for Gmail

 

What is Route4Me for Gmail?

The world’s most used route planning and route optimization software is now available right in your Gmail account as a simple yet powerful app. Route4Me for Gmail is a Google Chrome Extension that is installed in your Google Chrome web browser so that you can have one-click access to all of your Route4Me routes, team members, vehicles, and much more right in your Gmail account.

Route planning and route optimization software integrated into browser as Chrome extension for Gmail

 

How to Install the Route4Me for Gmail App

Installing the Route4Me for Gmail app is super easy – just hit the Add to Chrome button on the Route4Me for Gmail page in the Chrome Extension Store. Once installed, log into the Route4Me for Gmail app with your Route4Me Web Account, and you will have one-click access to all your routes, team members, vehicles, and much more.

Click on Add to Chrome in the Chrome Web Store to install Route4Me for Gmail for your browser

NOTE: The only licensed version of the Route4Me for Gmail extension can be installed from the Chrome Web Store.

 

Log into the Route4Me for Gmail Chrome Extension

After installing the Route4Me for Gmail Chrome Extension, you can log into the app with your Route4Me account. To bring up the app in your Gmail, first, click on the Route4Me Logo in the Gmail Apps Side Panel on the right. Next, log into Route4Me for Gmail with your Route4Me Web Account credentials (email and password).

Don’t have a Route4Me account yet? Not a problem. You can register for a new Route4Me account with a 7-day free trial in minutes and then log into the Route4Me for Gmail app.

Log into route planning & route optimization software from your Gmail with Route4Me Chrome extension

 

Once logged in, use the Route4Me Gmail Extension navigation menu to access and use various Route4Me features. The app’s navigation menu is designed to provide an already familiar and convenient user interface of the Route4Me Web Platform.

NOTE: The Current Version of the Route4Me for Gmail app doesn’t provide full access to all Route4Me Web Platform capabilities. Therefore, some features may not be available in Gmail and can only be used on the Route4Me Web Platform.

Route4Me route planning and route optimization software in your Gmail as Chrome browser extension

 

Access Your Planned & Scheduled Routes in the Gmail App

To access your Route4Me planned and scheduled routes in the Route4Me Gmail App, go to Routes List from the app’s navigation menu. In the Routes List, you can view and open all routes that are synced with your Route4Me Web Account.

In the Gmail Routes List, you can also see your routes’ details, such as the assigned users, assigned vehicle, route distance and time, route progress, etc. You can also search for routes by route name and filter routes by date.

Access your planned, optimized, and scheduled routes in Gmail with route planning for Chrome

 

View Route Details & Route Progress in the Gmail Plugin

To view the details of a planned route in the Route4Me Google Plugin, click on the preferred route in the Routes List. Once the route is opened in the Route4Me Chrome Plugin, you can view the route’s scheduled date, the number of stops, route distance, assigned driver or user, route progress, and more.

Open your planned and scheduled routes in your Gmail mail using the Route4Me for Chrome extension

 

Open Planned & Optimized Routes in the Google Chrome Plugin

To open the selected route in the Route4Me Chrome Plugin, click on the Open Route button on the route’s details screen. After opening the route, you can view the route’s stops, route notes, and check visited and departed destinations.

Open and view your planned and scheduled route destinations in your Gmail with Route4Me for Chrome

 

View Route Stops, ETAs, Order Info, and More in Gmail

To view the details of a particular route destination, click on the preferred destination on the opened route. In the Stop Manifest of the opened destination, you can see the destination’s address details, order information, customer details, Planned, Predicted, and Actual arrival times, and more.

Check real-time route ETAs & route stops details in your Gmail using route planning Chrome extension

 

Open Routes on Route4Me Web Platform from the Google Chrome App

To make route edits and advanced route modifications, or see more details about any route that you open in the Route4Me Google Chrome App, you can open this route on the Route4Me Web Platform. To open a Gmail route on the Route4Me Web Platform, after you open the route’s destinations list, click on the Open Route in Web button at the top. After that, the selected route will be automatically opened in the Route4Me Web Route Editor, where you can manage and modify it.

Open planned & scheduled routes in route planning & optimization software from your Gmail extension

 

What’s the Difference Between Google Maps and Route4Me for Gmail?

Route4Me for Gmail and the Google Maps Route Planner are two totally different pieces of software.

Route4Me for Gmail is a Google Chrome Extension with the capabilities of the Route4Me Web Platform that is designed for business route planning, route optimization, team management, logistics tracking, and much more.

The Google Maps Route Planner is a non-business-oriented standalone app designed for connecting point A with point B for individual users.

 

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Route4Me has over 35,000 customers globally. Route4Me's Android and iPhone mobile apps have been downloaded over 2 million times since 2009. Extremely easy-to-use, Route4Me's apps create optimized routes, synchronize routes to mobile devices, enable communication with drivers and customers, offer turn-by-turn directions, delivery confirmation, and more. Behind the scenes, Route4Me's operational optimization platform combines high-performance algorithms with data science, machine learning, and big data to plan, optimize, and analyze routes of almost any size in real-time.