How To Share Your Location On Telegram
Last Updated: February 13, 2022
Do you want to show your Telegram friends where you currently are? Are you having trouble giving them landmarks of your exact location? If so, you can share your live location with your group or one-on-one chats on the app. We’ll cover the steps to do so in our quick guide below.
With the help of the live location feature on Telegram, meeting with friends in real life is much easier. By sharing your location, you can coordinate with your friends and other contacts on meeting places with the exact coordinates on the map without giving out complex instructions.
As long as you give your phone’s location permission to the Telegram, you can use the feature on any of your group or one-on-one chats. Here’s our guide about using the share location feature on Telegram.
How to share your live location to your Telegram chats
If you want to show your Telegram friends and contacts your exact location, you can share your live location with your group or private conversations. In this way, there’s no need to give complex instructions to tell people where you are.
You can use the live location feature on the Telegram mobile app. We’ll show you how to share your live location with your group and private chats on the app.
Sharing a live location on Telegram for Android:
- After opening the app and signing in to your account, head to the conversation where you want to share your location.
- Tap the attachment icon on the message field.
- Once the options appear on your screen, select “Location.”
- Select the live location option among the options that appear on your screen.
- Select the duration that you want to use and tap Share to start sharing.
That’s how you share your live location on Telegram. Until the duration expires, the chat participants can see your live location in real-time whenever they open the link you sent.
Aside from sharing your live location, you can choose to send a venue or other location to the group chat. In this way, you don’t need to use your phone’s location feature at all times.
How to stop sharing your location on Telegram:
Instead of waiting for the set duration to expire, you can choose to turn your live location sharing feature on your chats whenever you want.
- Open the chat where you’re currently sharing your location.
- Tap the “X” icon on the live location notification right below the chat header.
- Once the pop-up window appears on your screen, select the Stop option.
You can always stop sharing your location whenever you want. If you don’t want to use the feature anymore, you can turn off the location permission for Telegram on your phone’s App Settings.
To wrap it all up
Now that you know how to share your live location on Telegram, meeting with your friends in real life is much easier. There’s no need to give out landmarks and specific instructions to get into meeting places in the future.
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