About Us

ABOUT MapsScout

MapsScout is an maps portal that offers accurate maps, directions, traffic and more. MapsScout does not require registration and never requires a credit card or any payment from its users.

Clear Behavior - MapsScout makes the user experience clear and easy to understand:

  • MapsScout offers free directions, transit routes, traffic updates and other map features in exchange for an agreement to install our software and receive advertising.
  • Advertising is served through in-text, pop-up/under, transitional, shopping and/or banner ads.
  • Ads served by MapsScout will always show the MapsScout brand and are clickable.
  • Browser tabs opened by the software will include a MapsScout-branded bar.
  • MapsScout software will not change browser settings or reset a browser's homepage.
  • MapsScout software is not Spyware or Malware and will not hurt any PC.
  • MapsScout software does not collect any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) (unless you sign up for our email newsletter on the Site or contact us here).
  • MapsScout has an easy to find Privacy Policy, just Click Here.
  • MapsScout has an easy to find Terms of Use, just Click Here.

Installation & Upfront Disclosure - MapsScout clearly explains the install process and makes it simple and easy to follow:

  • MapsScout has an easy to read install Primary Notice that requires no scrolling and includes full disclosure of ad serving.
  • MapsScout install process is 100% opt-in.
  • All files in the software download include the MapsScout branding.
  • The Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and this About Us Page provide clear notice of the software functionality and ad serving.

Simple Removal - MapsScout makes the uninstall process clear and easy to understand:

  • MapsScout software removal instructions can be found here.
  • All MapsScout ads are branded and include direct links to the software removal process.
  • Users receive a confirmation page after every download, which includes removal instructions.
  • All MapsScout files are removed upon uninstall.
  • No MapsScout apps are installed or software is left behind when MapsScout software is removed.

Contact MapsScout:
If you have any questions or comments please visit our Contact Us page.