RE: How to Stop Google From Tracking Your Location?

John Q Reviewer Asked on August 14, 2019 in Google.
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In a web browser (mobile or desktop)

  • Go to myaccount.google.com
  • Sign in to your Google Account in the upper-right corner of your browser
  • Go to Personal Info & Privacy and choose Go to My Activity
  • In the left hand navigation bar, click Activity Controls, where you’ll see Web & App Activity
  • Toggle Web & App Activity off
  • Scroll down and toggle Location History off as well

In Google Maps for Apple iOS devices

  • Tap on your Google Account (in the left hand navigation bar)
  • Tap Manage your Google Account and then Personal info and privacy
  • Scroll down to My Activity, which will open your settings in a web browser
  • In the left hand navigation bar, click Activity Controls, where you’ll see Web & App Activity
  • Toggle Web & App Activity off
  • Scroll down and toggle Location History off as well

On an Android device

  • Go to the Settings app
  • Tap on Google settings
  • Tap Google Account (Info, security & personalization)
  • Tap on the Data & personalization tab
  • Tap on Web & App Activity
  • Toggle Web & App Activity off
  • Scroll down and toggle Location History off as well
Trainee Answered on August 14, 2019.
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