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How to get the name of the country from the ip address in magento 2. I think it will require me to use geoip, but I don't know how to do it. Any help?

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Use below code:

    protected $logger;

    protected $objectManager;

    protected $_curl;

    public function __construct(
    \Psr\Log\LoggerInterface $logger, 
    \Magento\Framework\ObjectManagerInterface $objectManager,
    \Magento\Framework\HTTP\Client\Curl $curl) {
        $this->logger = $logger;
        $this->_curl = $curl;
        $this->objectManager = $objectManager;
    }

    public function getCountryName() {
        $visitorIp = $this->getVisitorIp();
        $url = "freegeoip.net/json/".$visitorIp;
        $this->_curl->get($url);
        $response = json_decode($this->_curl->getBody(), true);
        $countryName = $response['country_name'];
        $stateName = $response['region_name'];
       return $stateName;        
    }

    function getVisitorIp() {       
        $remoteAddress = $this->objectManager->create('Magento\Framework\HTTP\PhpEnvironment\RemoteAddress');
        return $remoteAddress->getRemoteAddress();
    }
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  • where i need to add this code
    – User0434
    Nov 15, 2016 at 9:50
  • need to add this code in observer @Prashant Valanda
    – User0434
    Nov 15, 2016 at 9:52
  • @Nadh you can add it in block or where you want Nov 15, 2016 at 10:01
  • what is $response['country_name'];
    – User0434
    Nov 15, 2016 at 10:10
  • @ Prashant Valanda iam not getting
    – User0434
    Nov 15, 2016 at 10:17

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