how to get current location in google map android

The Solution to how to get current location in google map android is

Please check the sample code for the Google Maps Android API v2. Using this will solve your problem.

private void setUpMapIfNeeded() {
    // Do a null check to confirm that we have not already instantiated the map.
    if (mMap == null) {
        // Try to obtain the map from the SupportMapFragment.
        mMap = ((SupportMapFragment) getSupportFragmentManager().findFragmentById(;
        // Check if we were successful in obtaining the map.
        if (mMap != null) {
            mMap.setOnMyLocationChangeListener(new GoogleMap.OnMyLocationChangeListener() {
                public void onMyLocationChange(Location arg0) {
                    mMap.addMarker(new MarkerOptions().position(new LatLng(arg0.getLatitude(), arg0.getLongitude())).title("It's Me!"));

Call this function in onCreate function.

~ Answered on 2014-01-28 10:48:50

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