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Is it possible to track an app user on google map?

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  • Is it possible to track an app user on google map?

    I have seen an app where the user when logged in is automatically tracked on google map. The location of the user is displayed on Google map.
    Thanks!

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    Re: Is it possible to track an app user on ggogle map?

    Yes: BUT user permission is required. Also users are alerted by IOS they are being tracked. Setting they get are don't track - track only while in use.
    Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
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      Re: Is it possible to track an app user on ggogle map?

      Thanks Peter. Is there an Action Javascript in Alpha that I missed on how to do this?

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        Re: Is it possible to track an app user on ggogle map?

        I think this can be done with web-sockets posting back location info
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          Re: Is it possible to track an app user on ggogle map?

          Here you go. https://youtu.be/ZmjqsP9i7sQ
          Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
          Albert Einstein, (attributed)
          US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)

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            Re: Is it possible to track an app user on ggogle map?

            Originally posted by peteconway View Post
            Thanks Peter. What I am thinking to get the Geolocation of every user logged in is to execute every 5 or 10 minutes the action Javascript to get the geolocation because the user is travelling , in this way the lat and lng data would be updated on the database every 5 to 10 minutes without the user having to click any button to update the geolocation info. The admin can now click a Plot button to see the location on Google map by extracting the data on sql server table where the lat and lng data are saved for each user. My Problem is how to execute the code in every 10 minutes of each user logged in, also how do I prevent the logged in user from ending the logged session automatically?

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