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Get Google Maps Api Key for Localhost Website

Jan 8, 2013

Here I will explain how to generate Google map api key for website or create Google maps api key for localhost website or get Google maps api key for website.


If we want to use Google maps in website first we need to get api key from Google for that you need to follow below steps

First open the APIs Console page at and log in with your Google Account. Whenever you open above url it will show like as shown below

Now click on Create project once login click on the Services link from the left-hand menu.

Once open Services tab check for Google Maps API v3 and click on “off” to activate that service in the next screen select conditions and click “Accept” button.

Now Click on API Access link from the left-hand menu. Once if it opens Your API key is available from the API Access page, in the Simple API Access section. In that Maps API applications click on Create new Browser key button >> in next window give url of your application and click Create

Once we got the key Simple API Access section will show data like as shown below 

This way we can generate Google MAP API key to use this key to integrate in websites.

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SImplyAsp said...

Latest (v3) service of Google maps doesn't require any key.
refer ::

Suresh Dasari said...

@Arun Aravind..
if you want to use google maps in your application compulsory you need to use google api key otherwise google script won't show any data check the document clearly.

Anonymous said...

hi suresh..arun is correct. google maps v3 is not required any key to access google maps.

Anonymous said...


Anonymous said...

please help me in database coding
i was not table to execute any one of the program

i am using Sql Server 2005
and visual studio 2008
but i was not able to execute any one of the downloaded code of yours please help.

Anonymous said...

Will google charge amount for using googleAPI key?

Anonymous said...

hi Suresh Dasari ..
I want to use RSS Google Feed . so kinldy tell what should i do first i dont have infor regarding this. knldy help me. im using website

sushil kumar said...
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sushil kumar said...

How can i use google calender api in

Name said...

Ok Thank you rekcuf :)

Anonymous said...

using no key will give you the right to use the API within limits for geolocation for example. With a key, and depending on it, you will be able to do more searchs

my life story said...

Hi Suresh
I want to create a auto complete text box with Google map API.How i do this.Please help me on my problem.

Anonymous said...

Hi Suresh,

I want to do flight tracking using Google map API.could you please help me..

Anonymous said...

jingle bell..........

Anonymous said...

how to use free google map key????

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