What does pin drop me mean?

What does pin drop me mean?

What does this mean? When you drop a pin in your exact location, you're saving the GPS coordinates of that spot. That way, when you share it with your friend, you're telling them exactly where you are - not the nearest street address (which might be miles away).

How do you drop a pin on an iPhone?

To do so, open the Maps app, then tap the arrow in the lower-left corner to focus on your current location. Tap the info button in the lower-right corner, then select "Drop a Pin" to mark your current location.

How do you send someone your location?

To send your current location to someone else, obey these steps:

  1. Long-press your current location on the map. ...
  2. Tap the card, and then tap the Share icon. ...
  3. Choose the app to share the location. ...
  4. Use the selected app to complete the process of sending your location to someone else.

How do you put a pin on a Google Map?

Add a place

  1. On your computer, sign in to My Maps.
  2. Open or create a map. A map can have up to 10,000 lines, shapes, or places.
  3. Click Add marker .
  4. Select a layer and click where to put the place. A layer can have 2,000 lines, shapes, or places.
  5. Give your place a name.
  6. Click Save.

Can't drop a pin on Google Maps?

Step 1: Open the Google Maps app on your iPhone or Android phone. Step 2: Search for an address using the search bar at the top of the screen or scroll around the map until you find the location where you want to drop a pin. Step 3: Press and hold the screen to drop a pin. A light touch is all that's needed.

How do I find my pin location?

Open the Google Maps app. Search for an address or scroll around the map until you find the ideal pin location. To drop the pin, long-press on the screen in the desired location. The address or coordinates will pop up at the bottom of the screen.

How do I drop a pin in iMessage?

How to share your location with iMessage

  1. Open iMessage on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Start a conversation with the person or people you want to share your location with.
  3. Tap the "i" button on the top-right of the screen.
  4. Choose "Share my location"
  5. Choose to share for an hour, until the end of the day or indefinitely.

How do you send a PIN?

Send Pins from your board

  1. Tap your board to open it.
  2. Tap Select above your Pins.
  3. Select the Pin you want to send.
  4. Tap the share Android icon at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Search your contacts by tapping the search bar or select suggested people on Pinterest.
  6. Tap Send.

What is Google PIN?

Your account PIN is used to verify your identity. ... Your Google Account PIN is different from PINs you might have for other Google products, like Google Voice and Google Ads. Some products ask for a Google account pin before you can take certain actions, like set up a device or make a purchase.

How do you send a pin on iPhone?

How to send any location from the Maps app with iMessage

  1. Launch the Maps app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Find the location you'd like to share. ...
  3. Swipe up on the bottom of the screen.
  4. Tap on the Share button.
  5. Tap on Message.
  6. Type the name of the person with whom you'd like to share your location.
  7. Tap Send.

How can I track someones phone location?

Step 1: Launch the Playstore in any Android phone and install the app called 'Find My Device'. Step 2: Launch the app and enter the Google credentials of the phone that you wish to track. You will see the devices associated with that Google account. You can click on the device that you wish to track.

What is SMS iPhone?

SMS stands for Short Message Service, which is the formal name for the technology used for text messaging. It's a way to send short messages from one phone to another. These messages are usually sent over a cellular data network. ... Every iPhone model can send SMS text messages.

How do I activate my iMessage?

How to enable iMessage on iPhone

  1. In Settings, scroll until you find "Messages" and tap. In Settings, find Messages. ...
  2. At the top of the screen, find iMessage. At the top, find the iMessage toggle. ...
  3. If the slider on the right is green, iMessage is already enabled. If not, tap the slider to enable iMessage.

Why won't my iMessages activate?

Unlink Your Apple ID If the restarts didn't fix things, it's time to try signing out your Apple ID. Turn off iMessage or Facetime, then log out your Apple ID (from Settings – iTunes and App Store). Log back in again, then turn on iMessage or Facetime once again. This will start the activation process.

How do I retrieve old iMessages?

  1. Connect your iPhone to the PC with which you sync it. iTunes should open (if not, open it manually).
  2. You should see your iPhone in a box, top righthand corner. Select it.
  3. Now choose 'Restore backup'.
  4. All the data you previously backed up will now replace the data on your phone. It will take a few minutes.

Why can't iMessage click my number?

You must have an active cellular plan on your device and be able to send and receive text messages. If you're out of cellular coverage, do not have a cellular plan at all, or have SMS blocked on your account for some reason, you will not be able to use your phone number for iMessage or FaceTime, as Apple cannot help.

How can I get someone elses iMessages sent to my phone?

Using iCloud to See Someone Else's Text Messages Go to Settings > iCloud on the target iPhone and enable Messages option. Next, log in to the iCloud account using the target device's Apple ID and password. After that, open messages app and check the Enable Messages in iCloud option on Settings.

How do I get my iMessage to use my phone number instead of my email?

Set up your phone number

  1. Go to Settings > Messages and make sure that iMessage is on. ...
  2. Tap Send & Receive. ...
  3. In the "You can receive iMessages" section, make sure that your phone number and Apple ID are selected.

How do I verify my phone number for iMessage?

Go to Settings > Messages>Turn ON iMessage. This will recognize the new sim and have it verified.

How do I verify my number?

Verify your phone number

  1. Click Next: Verify your account.
  2. Enter your phone number. ...
  3. Choose whether you'd like to receive your verification code by text message (SMS) or voice call.
  4. Click Continue. ...
  5. Enter the 6-digit verification code that you received and click Verify.

Why is my phone number GREY on iMessage?

Normally, you can just go to Settings > Messages > Send & Receive to change which phone numbers and email addresses are tied to your iMessage account. However, when your phone number is greyed out in this section, it means that you have not verified this number with Apple as an iMessage account.

How do I change my iMessage to my phone number?

Update your phone number: Go to Settings > Name, Phone Numbers, Email > Contactable At. Choose Edit....Reset iMessage settings:

  1. Go to Settings > Messages.
  2. Toggle iMessage to OFF and then back to ON.
  3. Once iMessage has been activated, scroll to Send & Receive to check if the right mobile number is ticked.

How do I remove my old number from iMessage?

On your iPhone, go to Settings > Messages > Send & Receive. Select your Apple ID and tap Sign Out. Then go to Settings > FaceTime, select your Apple ID and tap Sign Out. If the phone number that you want to remove belongs to an iPhone that you can't access, change your Apple ID password.

How do I unregister my number from iMessage?

How-To Unlink a Phone Number from Apple ID, iMessage and Facetime

  1. Settings > Messages > Send & Receive. Tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out.
  2. Settings > FaceTime. Tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out.

How do I turn iMessage off for one contact?

To do this, visit Settings > Messages, then toggle off iMessage....You can mute a conversation in iMessage, if that's what you mean:

  1. Launch the Messages app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Swipe left on the conversation you'd like to mute — it can be a group message or a conversation with only one other person.
  3. Tap Hide Alerts.

Can I turn off iMessage?

Turn off iMessage Tap Messages. Set iMessage to Off.

What happens if I turn off SMS on iPhone?

When you disable SMS, the iMessage system automatically takes over, and sends and receives messages using your cellular or Wi-Fi data connection. To ensure you don't receive any text messages through SMS, you can also disable your cellular data connection to force your iPhone to use an available Wi-Fi network.