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How to Get A MAP API Key for Android

Steps to get your key:

  • you need to get an MD5 finger print
    • go to C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.6.0_24\bin</li>
    • copy the file “debug.keystore” you will find this in C:\Users\User.android</li>
    • Type the following command:
      keytool.exe -list -alias androiddebugkey -keystore "C:\android\debug.keystore" -storepass
      android -keypass android
    
  • Now you should be getting a finger print like this:
A5:83:11:BB:56:EE:3E:87:58:6D:49:D3:90:E6:61:11
  • Now go to this page: http://code.google.com/android/maps-api-signup.html
  • Insert your MD5 finger print and get your key: 0uNikOV3dR5gYi2qwuoNRrfR1OZRmM0uG5Arbvg