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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.

    1.

    Find " Location"

    • Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.
    • Press the settings icon.
    • Press Connections.
    • Press Location.

    2.

    Activate or deactivate GPS

    • Press the indicator below "LOCATION" to activate or deactivate the function.
    • If you activate the function:
    • Proceed to step 3.
    • If you deactivate the function:
    • Proceed to step 4.

    3.

    Select option

    • Press Locating method.
    • Select one of the following options:
    • Activate satellite-based and network-based GPS, go to 3a.
    • Activate network-based GPS, go to 3b.
    • Activate satellite-based GPS, go to 3c.

    3a - Activate satellite-based and network-based GPS

    • Press High accuracy.
    If you activate satellite-based and network-based GPS, your mobile phone can find your position quickly and with the highest accuracy.

    3b - Activate network-based GPS

    • Press Battery saving.
    If you activate wireless networks, your mobile phone can find your approximate position using the network. This is useful if you don't have a GPS satellite fix.

    3c - Activate satellite-based GPS

    • Press Phone only.
    If you activate satellite-based GPS, your mobile phone can find your exact position. Satellite-based GPS requires a clear view of the sky.

    4.

    Return to the Home screen

    • Press the home icon to end the session and return to the Home screen.

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