How to create a Google Maps API key

Overview

This document provides instructions on how to create a Google Maps API key to use it in the extension "User Location".

Registration

Google Maps JavaScript API is a part of Google Maps Platform in Google Cloud Platform so you need to be registered at Google Cloud Platform. If you are a new user, click the button "Get Started" and go through the registration process.

Google Maps API key

Once you are registered you may create a project and get your API keys. For the extension "User Location" work correctly, you need to use APIs "Maps JavaScript API" and "Places API" in Google Maps Platform.

Step 01 - Create a project.

Step 02 - Enable Google Maps APIs.

Step 03 - Generate API key.

Step 04 - Get the Key and restrict.