Google Maps Info Windows

Google Maps Info Windows is used to add a window to display the information of the specific area. Usually, the info window is attached to a marker. You can attach an info window by instantiating the google.maps.InfoWindow class.

Syntax:

var infowindow = new google.maps.InfoWindow({content: "Content String"});
                 infowindow.open(map, marker);

Property Values:

  • Content: Used to pass content in String format.
  • pixelOffset: It contains an offset from the tip of the info window to the location on which the info window is anchored, it is optional.
  • position: Used to choose the position of the info window.
  • maxWidth: To restrict the size of the info window horizontally. By default, the info window’s width will be stretched till the text is wrapped.

 Example:

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <!-- Loading map API -->
        <script src=
        </script>
  
        <script>
            function GFG() {
                var CustomOp = {
                    center: new google.maps.LatLng(28.502212, 77.405603),
                    zoom: 17,
                };
  
                // Map object
                var map = new google.maps
                .Map(document.getElementById("DivID"), CustomOp);
                var marker = new google.maps.Marker({
                    position: new google.maps.LatLng(28.502211, 77.405512),
                    map: map,
                    draggable: true,
                    icon: 
                });
  
                marker.setMap(map);
  
                var infowindow = new google.maps.InfoWindow({
                    content: "5th Floor, A-118,Sector-136,"+
                             " Noida, Uttar Pradesh - 201305",
                });
                infowindow.open(map, marker);
            }
        </script>
    </head>
    
    <!-- load map -->
    <body onload="GFG()">
        <center>
            <h1 style="color: green;">GeeksforGeeks</h1>
            <h3>Google Maps Info Windows</h3>
            
            <!-- Basic Container -->
            <div id="DivID" 
                 style="width: 400px; height: 300px;"></div>
        </center>
    </body>
</html>

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