Adjust your Waze Privacy controls

When you use our services, you’re trusting us with your information. We understand this is a big responsibility and work hard to protect your information and put you in control.

Please review Waze’s Privacy Policy and adjust your settings accordingly. You can change your settings at any time by following the instructions below:

  1. ​Tap the Menu , then Settings .

  2. Tap Privacy settings.

  3. Adjust the following privacy settings:

    • Location always on - For Android users, this lets Waze to check your location even when you’re not using the app to get reminders for planned drives, updates about bad traffic, parking assistance, and more. On iOS, this setting can be controlled from the operating system. Learn more here.

    • Ads Personalization - If on, you will see ads relevant to you based on your information. Note: turning this off doesn’t turn off ads - only their personalization. For more info, read our Privacy Policy.

    • Invisible Mode - Your username, mood and more may be displayed publicly on the map. Friends may also see your name & photo. Don’t want to appear on the map? Go invisible (may take a few minutes).  Read more here.

    • Voice commands (Talk to Waze) - Choose how you use Waze hands-free.

    • Account information - Control your account and login details in one place. You can delete your Waze account at any time. Keep in mind, your points, rank and favorites are saved here.

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