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I've noticed there're several unnamed streets in my area so I've created an OpenStreetMap account and tried to enter the missing data. However, I can't figure out how to set the name of streets. The Help dialogue does not appear to mention the subject.

Any clue?

asked 08 Oct '10, 11:58

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You need add a tag "name".

Best way is look at Beginners' guide on wiki and especially chapter on Potlatch.

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answered 08 Oct '10, 12:32

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Thank you. In the end, it's all about tags, but it's not obvious at all when you're a beginner :)

(14 Oct '10, 11:15) kAlvaro

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