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With the rapid increase in international roaming and highly growing number of cellular subscribers it is important to locate the subscriber both efficiently and accurately not only to reduce the cost but also to decrease the load on MSC and decrease the paging delay. The procedure used by the service provider for both collecting and analyzing the information regarding the subscribers' location is called location management. Location management comprises of location update and paging schemes. This paper tried to highlight the different location management techniques and paging schemes that are used in CDMA network.