How to Share Live Location on WhatsApp Android

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WhatsApp added a new live location feature for its users. You can share your live location with your friends or family member on WhatsApp Android or iPhone. In this tutorial, I will show you step by step guide to use WhatsApp live location sharing feature on your Android devices. It will allow you to share real-time location which helpful when you track someone for any place. Also, share live locations in individual chats and group chats. In a group chat, multiple people easily share their live location at the same time.

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How to Share Live Location on WhatsApp Android Phone

First of all, make sure your device has the latest version of WhatsApp. Let see how to use WhatsApp live location android phone.

Step 1: Open the WhatsApp app in your device.

Step 2: Open a Particular chat or Group chat you want to share live location.

Tap attachment icon on WhatsApp android

Step 3: Tap on the Attachment icon.

WhatsApp live location share feature

Step 4: Tap Location

If the first time uses WhatsApp live location sharing feature, it will ask for access to your location permission in your android device.

WhatsApp access live location

Step 5: Tap Continue to access location permission.

Make sure turn on GPS in your android devices.

Use WhatsApp live location android phone

Step 6: Tap on Share live location.

Step 7: Tap Continue.

Share live location on WhatsApp android phone

Step 8: Select the specific time period from 15 minutes/1 hour/8 hours to share live location on WhatsApp Android.

By default set 1 hour for share location on WhatsApp android devices. Now sharing WhatsApp live location to your friends or family member.

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How to Stop Sharing Live Location on WhatsApp Android

Step 1:  Open Chat or Group chat you recently send your live location.

Stop Sharing Live Location on WhatsApp Android

Step 2: Tap on Stop sharing.

How to stop sharing live location WhatsApp android

Step 3: Tap on Stop.

You can see “live location ending” on share WhatsApp live location message.

How to Share Google Map Location on WhatsApp Android

Share Google Map Location on WhatsApp Android Smartphone

Open Google Maps app > Search the location > Make sure GPS is turned on > Three vertical dots at the top right corner > Share direction > Select WhatsApp > Tap any contact or group > Tap Arrow icon

And that’s it. Did you find the above tutorial helpful to share live location on WhatsApp Android phone? If you have any kind of problem, tell us in below comment box. We will respond as soon as possible. Stay connected with us for WhatsApp tips and tricks.

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