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Mapping and Geocoding - Configure a mapping provider (e.g. Google or Yahoo) to display maps for contact addresses.
You can choose to use either Google or Open Street Maps as your mapping provider depending on your preference. Check which service has the best coverage for your contact's locations. If you've also configured a Geocoding Provide AND the provider has coverage for a contact and / or event location - CiviCRM will automatically populate / update the Latitude and Longitude fields (geocoding) when the record is added or edited.
You can view the provider options at their respective websites:
Map Provider - From the drop-down list, choose Google or Yahoo.
Provider Key - Google no longer requires an API Key. If using Yahoo, enter the Application ID.
Click Save to save your action or Cancel to cancel it.
If successful you will see the message "Your changes have been saved."
After enabling the mapping provider, you may need to use this script to generate latitude/longitude information for existing contact addresses: