To hide or display legends on the map, select the Map tab > Legends. Each legend can be toggled on/off. A legend can be moved to any position on the map – click and drag it to the desired location. 


Road Legend

Shows how PC*MILER road classes appear on the map. This legend is displayed by default. Road colors will depend on which map style is chosen.

Route Legend  

Appears if at least one route window is open; provides a key to the color(s) used to draw each generated route on the map. Routes are listed in the order they were generated.  

Scale of Miles

A standard component of most maps, providing the scale of miles/kilometers. Appears by default. To change from miles to kilometers, go to File menu > Application Settings > Units > Length and Distance in.

Hazmat Legend  

If the PC*MILER|Hazmat add-on data module is installed, a legend showing hazmat restrictions will be available.

Traffic Legend  

For PC*MILER|Traffic subscribers only, this legend shows the significance of the colors used for traffic flows on the map.

Road Conditions Legend 

For PC*MILER|Weather subscribers, the legend shows the colors associated with current road conditions as well as road conditions up to 24 hours in advance. (Road conditions are informational only and are not used in route calculation.)

Weather Alerts Legend 

For PC*MILER|Weather subscribers, this legend shows the colors of the different areas of the map that are under various kinds of weather alerts.

Turn Restrictions in Roads

To show or hide turn restrictions (no left and no right), right-click the map and select Turn Restrictions from the menu.