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Apple iPhone 5

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How to activate or deactivate GPS

You mobile phone can determine your geographical position using GPS (Global Positioning System). The information about your position is used by a number of applications on you mobile phone, such as navigation, the search function and the weather forecast.

Step 1 of 7

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 7

Press Privacy.

Step 3 of 7

Press Location Services.

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Press the indicator next to "Location Services" to activate or deactivate the function.

Step 5 of 7

Press the indicator next to the required application to activate or deactivate GPS for the specific applications.

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Press Privacy to save the settings.

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Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

1. Find "Location Services"

Press Settings.
Press Privacy.
Press Location Services.

2. Activate or deactivate GPS

Press the indicator next to "Location Services" to activate or deactivate the function.

3. Activate or deactivate use of GPS for applications

Press the indicator next to the required application to activate or deactivate GPS for the specific applications.

4. Save settings

Press Privacy to save the settings.

5. Return to the Home screen

Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.
  

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