Instead of having to text your friends to find out the exact location and ETA of them, now you can directly share your location and ETA with them , live, securely and privately, using Google Maps.
Here is how to share your location and ETA Live with Google Maps on iPhone:
Check out steps to share location with Google Maps
Step 1: First off, you need to open the Google Maps app and tap on the hamburger menu to share the location. Then, you need to select Share Location from the list
Step 2: Now, you have to select the time limit for your shared location from the pop-up
Step 3: Here, you need to tap on People and select the contacts that you want to share the location with. After that, you need to tap on Share. From here, even when the app is in background, you will have to give Google access to your location.
After doing above steps, you will enter the shared view screen. Now, you can see your friends’ location in their tab as soon as they share it. You can also switch between the locations of different people by tapping on the profile icons at the top.
Check out steps to stop sharing location with Google Maps
Step 1: First off, you can stop sharing by going to the Share Location view and tapping the toggle button at the bottom.
Step 2: Mote that you have to do this for all your friends.
Indeed, with the Location Sharing feature in Google Maps, you can share your location while you’re navigating your way with Google Maps. .
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