Custom URL


With the iOS Custom URL scheme you can implement a simple integration of your application with Sygic Truck or Professional navigation.

Example using HTML

This HTML web page example shows 4 hyperlinks to start Sygic navigation for showing the predefined locations and driving to the locations.

    SLOVAKIA 48.159673,17.111206
    <a href="com.sygic.aura://coordinate|17.12812|48.15594|show">Sygic show</a>
    <a href="com.sygic.aura://coordinate|17.12812|48.15594|drive">Sygic navigate to</a>
    USA (Illinois) 41.87985,-87.636395
    <a href="com.sygic.aura://coordinate|-87.636395|41.87985|show">Sygic show</a>
    <a href="com.sygic.aura://coordinate|-87.636395|41.87985|drive">Sygic navigate to</a>

List of supported Custom URL schemes

Please note that for majority of uses the parameter string needs to be URL-encoded (so called percent encoding).
It normally relates to the following characters: "#%<>[]^`{|} and the SPACE. For exact rules check the documentation on Encoding
Example: Instead of com.sygic.aura://route_download| route.sif
use com.sygic.aura://

name URL scheme Example
search an address or place com.sygic.aura://search | searched address com.sygic.aura://search|Bratislava%20Einsteinova%2021
search an address or place and drive com.sygic.aura://search | searched address | drive com.sygic.aura://search|Bratislava%20Einsteinova%2021|drive
show map on an address com.sygic.aura/address | country or country ISO code | city | postal | street | house number | type com.sygic.aura://address|SVK|Bratislava|85101|Einsteinova|21|show
drive to an address com.sygic.aura/address | country or country ISO code | city | postal | street | house number | type com.sygic.aura://address|SVK|Bratislava|85101|Einsteinova|21|drive
walk to an address com.sygic.aura/address | country or country ISO code | city | postal | street | house number | type com.sygic.aura://address|SVK|Bratislava|85101|Einsteinova|21|walk
show map on coordinates com.sygic.aura://coordinate | lon | lat | type com.sygic.aura://coordinate|15.06591|47.73341|show
drive to coordinates com.sygic.aura://coordinate | lon | lat | type com.sygic.aura://coordinate|15.06591|47.73341|drive
walk to coordinates com.sygic.aura://coordinate | lon | lat | type com.sygic.aura://coordinate|15.06591|47.73341|walk
drive to coordinates with defining address description com.sygic.aura://coordinateaddr | lon | lat | address_description | type com.sygic.aura://coordinateaddr|15.06591|47.73341|Customer John Smith|drive
loads json itinerary com.sygic.aura://route | file (sif or json) com.sygic.aura://route|myitinerary.sif
downloads json itinerary and loads it to navigation com.sygic.aura://route_download | url | type

where type can have values:
sif - Sygic itinerary format, or Sygic precomputed route format
json - PTV json format
bcr - PTV bcr format
check encoding rules
opens web page directly in navigation com.sygic.aura://url | webpage com.sygic.aura://url|
activate license with product code com.sygic.aura://activate|productCode com.sygic.aura://activate|2637-A356-563C-F156
start navigation and login with username com.sygic.aura://login | username | password com.sygic.aura://login||$js!PsW
update specific map or all maps com.sygic.aura://update | map

Note: the call starts downloading maps immediately
but removes old maps with the application restart.
This means that at the certain moment both maps
are present in your filesystem, so your memory limits can be hit.
show sygic products' shop com.sygic.aura://mysygic com.sygic.aura://mysygic
buy a license for a product com.sygic.aura://mysygicbuy | productId com.sygic.aura://mysygicbuy|14307
control truck settings
(available since 13.6.0)
com.sygic.aura://truckSettings | parameterstring

where parameterstring is of the form
for details, see the table bellow.



define back button behavior com.sygic.aura://back_button | application identifier com.sygic.aura://back_button|
get device code com.sygic.aura://deviceCode com.sygic.aura://deviceCode
control head-up display com.sygic.aura://hud | command

where the command can be of the values:
none, normal, inverted
none reverts the display to the standard navigation mode
remote activation com.sygic.aura://activate | SDpassword | ProductID | Period | Description

where password, product id and period should be consulted with Sygic support
com.sygic.aura://activate|43tgs36f|1506|12|my activation batch 17
set language com.sygic.aura://setLanguage | ISO | Type | VoicePack

ISO is defined in ISO 639-1 format
Type can be of the values Lang, Voice, LangVoice
VoicePack can be of the values NormalMale, NormalFemale, TTS
In case of Type=Lang the VoicePack setting is dontcare.
In case of VoicePack=NormalMale of NormalFemale the voice pack needs to be downloaded in the application otherwise no change is done.

Truck settings parameter string

key description Example
mxs defines maximum speed in km/h mxs=90
wei defines total weight in kilograms wei=15000
axl defines maximum axle weight in kilograms axw=1200
len defines length in milimeters len=7800
wid defines width in milimeters wid=2450
hei defines height in milimeters hei=3450
rou defines routing type, where the possible values are:
car, tru (truck), cmp (camper), van
general 1 defines turning the general hazmats on, 0 clears the setting general=1
water 1 defines turning the water hazmats on, 0 clears the setting water=1
hClass defines the setting of US hazmat classes. The possible values are 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,I.
The values can be combined. The value 0 clears the setting to none.
adr defines the setting of ADR tunnel class. The possible values are B,C,D,E.
The values cannot be combined. The value 0 clears the setting to none.
profile defines the profile id the new truck settings to be applied to, while the particular profile is also set active.
The default is the profile 1.
emiss defines the vehicle's emission category. The possible values are: 1,2,3,4,5,6 emiss=5
year defines the vehicle's production year. The values are in the form of 2016, 2017, etc year=2017

Multiple actions in one call

It is possible to chain several actions within a single URL call using the &&& sign.

Example: com.sygic.aura://login|username|password&&&back_button|package

Supported universal URL schemes for Consumers

The schemes are valid only for Consumers Sygic GPS Navigation.

name URL scheme Example
open search with results

-q search query (address, postal code, coordinates) / actual position is center by default
-center coordinates of center location for search (optional parameter),18.7408
start route planner

-to destination coordinates
-from start coordinates (optional parameter)
-via[] waypoint coordinates (optional parameter)
-mode car|walk|van (optional parameter),16.591&to=49.2194,18.7408,17.127227&via[]=49.169,16.626&via[]=48.139,17.108
search and open first valid result in POI detail

-q search query
-coordinates coordinates of POI,18.7408
open Sygic store for an item

-product tag of the item in store
-productId id of the item in store
open WEB view for URL

-url the url
open login
open manage maps
open travel insurance
open EV mode

License terms

Integrating with the Custom URL scheme is restricted to Personal usage.
For Commercial usage of the URL scheme please contact our sales representatives.