WhatsApp Launches Live Location Sharing to Help Friends Track You in Real-Time

Whatsapp today in its Blogpost announced that it is presently rolling out the live location sharing features for all users on iOS and android. The crew has been working on the live location feature for some time now.

The live location features became rolled out to users on telegram and become made available for fb messenger for a brief time. The live location features let users share their location in real time with their pals and households. The features allow users percentage the location
 for a fixed period like 15 minutes, 1 hour and so on., and the features is encrypted which can be managed via the users.

Whatsapp already has a location sharing features which best stocks the location for one time while the live location features is a non-stop technique and the location is shared in real time at the map. To share the place, users would need to open the man or woman chat or group chat and click on the attach button (for android) and “+” signal for ios users and click on “share live location” option.

Useers in individual chat may be able to get the location in actual time and for group chat, all members could be able to see your location. If multiple users in the group shares the live location it is going to be available for all to look at the map in real time.

The live location features is presently gradually rolling out for users both on android and ios and should be available for all users within the coming weeks. We currently have no news if and when the features might be available for windows users. We will be updating this post as soon as we have information on the availability of the features for windows phone users.

The feature is rolling out through a server update and users will no longer be seeing any app update in the respective app store. Do make certain to let us know if any of our android and ios users were capable of getting the live location features in the comments box below.

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