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Google Maps is the most popular route planning tool. More than 90% of the world’s population uses Google Maps on a daily bases.
Most of the users use Google’s official Android Maps application to search for new places or while traveling.
Sometimes the web version of Google Maps fails to load. In Chrome and Firefox browser this issue is seen very often.
In this guide, I am going to tell you different methods that you can follow to fix this issue.
How To Fix Google Maps Not Working Issue In Windows 10
Method 1: Clear your Cache And Cookies
- Open your browser.
- Click the menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings from the menu.
- Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Advanced.
- Now choose Clear browsing data.
- Set the Time range to All time. Now click the Clear data button.
- After the process is finished, the cache will be cleared and the issue should be resolved completely.
Method 2: Try using Incognito mode
- Click the menu icon in the top-right corner.
- Select New incognito window from the menu.
After doing that, try opening Google Maps in Incognito mode. If Google Maps works in Incognito mode, it means that the problem is your cache or your extensions.
Method 3: Disable all extensions
- Click the menu icon in the top-right corner. Select More tools > Extensions from the menu.
- A list of all installed extensions will appear. Click the switch next to the extension’s name to disable it. Repeat this step until you disable all extensions.
- After all, extensions are disabled, restart your browser and check if the problem is still there.
Method 4: Update your browser
- Click the menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Help > About Google Chrome.
- A new tab should now appear and Google Chrome will try to download the latest updates.
After the latest updates are installed, check if the problem is still there.
Method 5: Reset Google Chrome
- Open the Settings tab in Chrome, scroll down, and click on Advanced.
- Now click the Reset settings in Reset and clean up section.
- Click the Reset button.
After doing that, Chrome will reset to the default settings. The issue should be resolved since you will get rid of all possible glitches, temporary files, and unwanted extensions.
Disclaimer: Resetting Chrome will remove all your extensions and browsing history, so you might want to sync them or back them up.
Method 6: Reinstall your browser
If problems with Google Maps keep appearing, perhaps you might be able to fix the problem simply by reinstalling Google Chrome.
Uninstall and then reinstall Google Chrome. To see the uninstallation method read the article given below.
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