When you attempt to look at the Google map for a venue of an event, the following error message is shown instead:
In the above example, the error is “Referer not allowed”, but could be one of a few different errors.
A general solution that works for most users is to edit your Google Maps API key settings and remove any restrictions:
- Look up an existing key to edit it:
- Select your existing API key and click on your key name
- Under “Key Restrictions” make sure it’s set to “None”
- Click on the “API Restrictions” tab and make sure none of the maps features are selected from the drop down menu.
- Save the settings.
Alternatively, you can just create a new key. Be aware that you are now required to enter a valid payment method.
Click here and follow the instructions provided to create a new API key:
Add the new API key under Calendar Settings > Display tab > Google Maps API key: