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Turn GPS on or off

Your phone can determine your geographical position using GPS (Global Positioning System). The information about your location can be used by a number of applications on your phone such as navigation, the search function or weather forecast.

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Find "Location services"
Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your phone.
Press the settings icon.
Press Location services.
Turn network-based GPS on or off
Press Google's location service to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on the function:
Press Agree.
If you turn on wireless networks, your phone can find your approximate position using the network. This is useful if you don't have a GPS satellite fix.
Turn satellite-based GPS on or off
Press GPS satellites to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on satellite-based GPS, your phone can find your exact position. Satellite-based GPS requires a clear view of the sky.
Turn GPS position when searching on or off
Press Location & Google search to turn the function on or off.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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