How to share live location on Facebook messenger

How to share live location using Facebook Messenger or How to share location on facebook messenger if you have decided to search this today then you at perfect place because today I am going to share exactly step by step process of your question how to share location via facebook messenger.

This method will work on both iPhone and android so no need to search separately how to share location on facebook messenger iPhone or how to share location on facebook android.

As we all know about facebook and facebook messenger. Facebook is the best social media platform which everyone loves to use. Facebook is on the top of all other social media websites or apps because it keeps updating new features. Facebook launches the updates of their messenger app so quickly. So it recently launched the new excellent feature which lots of people don’t even know about it. The new feature of facebook messenger is that now you can share your location on facebook messenger. A few people knows about this new feature but most of them don’t know how to use it that’s why I am going to tell them how to share your real time live location with anybody using facebook Messenger.

Before this update we are allowed to share images, videos, links and files on facebook messenger but now we can also share location on messenger. And this feature is really great because now we can track someones location on facebook or can track someone on facebook messenger so easily.

People are really loving and enjoying this new feature ‘Facebook messenger live location’. So I recommend everyone to use this facebook messenger location sharing feature once and I am sure you will love it.

The best thing about this facebook messenger location sharing feature is that you can track someones location on facebook. So if you were searching for how to track someones location on facebook and landed here then don’t worry after reading this article you will get the answer of your question how to track location of facebook user or how to trace a facebook account location.  There are many facebook tricks also available like facebook full site login, facebook desktop site and others.

So let’s directly come to our today’s topic how to share live location on messenger.

How to share real time live location with facebook messenger?

So just follow the below given steps to share your location on facebook messenger.

Step 1– First of all make sure that you have the latest version of facebook messenger. This is the most important step if you want to use facebook messenger location sharing feature. So just check out the version your messenger and update it if you have older version to start facebook messenger live location.

Now you just have to make some messenger location settings and that’s all.

Step 2 – Go to your Facebook messenger and open any chat with whom to want to share live location using Facebook Messenger.

Step 3– Now once you open the chat, at the bollow you can see some options like smily, images, GIF etc there at the right corner you can see three dots or menu option just tap on it.

Step 4– Now a menu will open in front of you, just click on “Location” option which may be tthe very first option on the list.

Note- If you have not enabled the location on your phone then it will ask you to enable the location on your device, so just enable it before this step.

Step 5– Now once you clicked on loction option, you will see a map there which is showing your current location. Just click on the big blue button “Share Live Loction”.

And that’s all, you have successfully shared facebook messenger live location. So now I guess you probably have got the answer of your question how to share my location on facebook messenger.

Now when your friend open your chat then he/she can see a map in his/her chat box which is poingting your live location.

This facebook messenger location sharing map will be active for only 1 hour means you friend will not be able to see your live location after 1 hour from the time you shared.

So if you want to share your location on facebook messenger for more then 1 hour then you have to reshare the location after every successive hour.

As we know messenger stops location sharing after one hour but what if we want to stop location sharing before one hour or like after 10 minutes we want to stop facebook messenger live location sharing then we have to make one more click.

Stop Share live location using Facebook Messenger before one hour-

Step 1– Open up that chat with whom you have shared your live location.

Step 2– Now you see a option there to shop sharing, just click on “Stop Sharing”.

That’s all now your friends can’t see you live location any more.

Now you have successfuly learned How to share live location using Facebook Messenger  🙂

But still if you have any doubts regarding how to share live location on messenger then let me know in comments below. It’ll be my honor to help you out.

And don’t forget to share this tutorial to learn How to Share Live Location with Friends on Facebook Messenger.

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