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How to update Google Maps on your iPhone or Android phone, to get the latest features and security updates

You can update Google Maps on your iPhone or Android to get all of the latest features and security updates.Shutterstock

If you're the type of person who often ignores update prompts on your various devices, it's probably a good idea to take things into your own hands and do some manual updates.

While this can feel like a bit of an inconvenience, keeping your apps up to date is necessary since those updates can help keep your apps running properly, while also getting the best security that's available for those apps. 

On Google Maps, for example, staying updated can even impact whether or not you can share your location.

Here's what you'll need to do to update your Google Maps app manually, whether you have an Android phone or an iPhone:

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1. Open the Google Play Store.

2. Tap the three stacked lines in the top-left corner of the screen.

3. Tap My apps & games.

Select My apps & games from the menu.Devon Delfino/Business Insider

4. If you see the Google Maps app in the Update section, tap the button next to it that says Update.

How to update Google Maps on your iPhone

1. Go into the App Store.

2. Tap Updates, located in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

3. If you see the Maps app listed there, tap Get Updates next to it.

4. Enter your password to continue and press Okay to confirm your choice.

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