How to View, Delete and Disable Google Location History

Google report location of a user from the device on which he ever is logedd in using Google account including on desktop computer, tablets, Android, iPhone or iPad. And by combining the report location data, Google creates and manage location history for users which is used by several Google apps like Google Maps and Google Earth for different purposes. Through guide below you may know that how you can view location history, turn off the feature to stop Google from tracking your location and delete Google Location History.

View Location History

To view your Location History just visit Google Location History website. There use the Calendar to view your location history from back dates.

Delete Location History

To delete some specific location history record, simply click on red dot of that specific location from the Map and discard it by selecting the option of “Delete from history”. When you select a time period from calander to view your location history, beneath Calendar you find “Delete history from this time period” or “Delete all history” options, and you select any according to your choice.


Turnoff Location History

On location history page click on gear icon at the right side of page and click on “History Settings” option. On the opened page simply select the radio button next to “Disable” location history. In result Google will stop tracking you but keep your previous location history.

Turnoff Location History on Android

Simply go through “Google Settings” > “Location” > and toggle the ON/OFF slider followed by “Location History”. You can also turn off location history on Android by visiting Google location history page.

Turnoff Location History on iOS

To turn off location history for Google Maps on iPhone, go through “Settings” > “Privacy” > “Location Services”.

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