Messages is a great app for iOS that allows you to send and receive messages, photos, videos, voice memos and much more. With the release of iOS 10, Apple’s stock Messages app received a vast improvement with the addition of third-party apps, stickers, effects and handwritten messages.
However, it’s not over yet. You now can share your live location in iMessage via Apple Maps on your iPhone. This is one of the greatest things you can do now with Apple’s messaging platform and we will show you how to do that.
In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the steps to share your live location in iMessage via Apple Maps on your iPhone. Before we get started, make sure that you are now running the latest version of Apple Maps and you have already enabled Locations Services for Apple Maps
Steps to share your live location in iMessage via Apple Maps on your iPhone
Step one: First off, you need to launch Messages app from your home screen and then head to any conversation
Step two: Once you are in, you now need to tap on the “i” icon located at the top-right corner of the screen
Step three: You will then be presented with options to either share your current location or share your live location. Tap on Share My Location to proceed
Step four: Now, you have three options to pick from. Select your option and then tap Done at the top-right corner of the screen to complete the task
Steps to stop sharing your live location in iMessage via Apple Maps on your iPhone
Step one: You need to launch Messages app on your iPhone and then open any conversation
Step two: Once you are done, you simply need to tap on Stop Sharing My Location under the Send My Current Location option
Step three: Tap Done to complete the task.
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