[Tutorial] Adding Location To Your Places In Google Maps For Android

Sometimes, we need to add places in the Google Maps for future references with multiple devices. It is really helpful if we can save those places in our Google account and check later from any devices. Today I am going to show you how to save places in Android Google Maps and then retrieving those places in Google Maps in your personal computer (PC).

Google Maps for Android

Here are the steps below:

Assuming that you are logged in the with your google account in both Android device and in PC.

Step 1: Open your Google Maps in your Android device.

Step 2: Search for your desired place or visited place. Here for example Thames River London.

Google Maps for Android

Step 3: Longpress the location to get ‘Dropped Pin’.

Google Maps for Android

Step 4: Click on the below marked text or address (Thames River London).

Google Maps for Android

Step 5: Click Save. After saving successfully the icon color will be turned to yellow from blue.

Google Maps for Android

The place (Thames River London) has successfully been saved in the “Your Places” of your Android Google Maps. Now you can check the saved place in other devices through the same google account like your PC. You have to follow the below steps:

Step 6: Go to Google Maps in your browser and log in.

Step 7: Click on the Settings icon in the Lower Right corner.

Google Maps

Step 8: Click on “Your Places” under Settings.

Step 9: You will find list of your saved places in the left corner (e.g., Thames River London).

Google Maps

Let us know in comments if you find this guide helpful!

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Piash Das is Senior Editor for TheTechJournal. He is also one of the founding members of TheTechJournal. He loves to write about latest technology. He is interested in Renewable Energy & Linux. He is working as a Telecom Optimizer in RF Field and loves Football very much. You can reach him on Twitter And Google+.

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