How to share and send my location via Facebook Messenger

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Google and Facebook have reached an agreement to launch a new free service. With this service, users will be able to send and receive the positions of other users from the comfort of their mobile phone and all in real time.

Likewise, within the localization options we can find on all of them le platforms of instant messaging, Facebook he was one who offers a special and direct following in case the person sending him feels threatened.



This web functionality is enhanced thanks to the excellent service that we can find with Google Maps, which also reaches Facebook Messenger.

Facebook is one of the most used social networks in the world. Its users look for in their web spaces a means of communication and meeting with their families and loved ones. For this reason, having activated the option to share a person's location in real time was as important as it was winning.

How to share your location in real time for other users

If you want to share yours position in real time and providing this location to another user, it is important that you know that you have to take into account a number of steps and conditions, which are very easy to understand and accept.

To access this option, you can simply enter the conversation and in the options bar you will find a button that says " attach ". Once pressed, you just have to go to the option " Location ”And you will be able to see everything you can do with it.

When you press it, you can send your location in real time to the person in the chat, which will be shared for 60 minutes.



After 60 minutes, the location will no longer be shared with the contact. If you want the broadcast to be sent, you just need to repeat the above steps.

If, on the other hand, you want to stop sharing your location with the user you have selected, you just have to press the " Stop sharing ”So that the real-time position stops. Within the chat you will see that a warning bubble will open, in which both users will inform that the position has been submitted full time. If you prefer, you can also delete the chat or conversation.

How to share any location via Facebook Messenger

If what you are looking for is sharing a specific place with a contact group or a specific person, it is possible thanks to the communication tools that Facebook Messenger offers you.


To do this, start by accessing the group or message in which you want to share the location and proceed to search in the options bar for the icon with a indicator. It's the one you can find faster in the top right.

Once inside that marker, you can select this option and select the location in a more specific way and send it to the groups or contacts you want. Likewise, with this option, you can send landmarks, nearby places or parks and specify secondary meeting places or points, which can be used easily with the google search engine itself.


It is about tools useful and easily accessible for all those who want to keep in touch with their loved ones or organize a meeting with friends.


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