This is a kludge, a workaround, but it does NOT FIX the lack of sensitivity in the GPS itself. Nov 20, 2011 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Share This Page Tweet Loading... Sep 7, 2011 #11 chicao77 Member Joined: Sep 3, 2011 Messages: 6 Likes Received: 0 I am still having problems to fast lock GPS with accuracy after upgrading to GB. Reply With Quote 01-06-2015,13:30 #5 Ricardomdicken View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Jun 2015 Posts 5 Thanks 0 Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post Ihave a simple GPS Source
Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Sweet Reply 06-01-2014,12:24 PM #30 Hotbodyz Posts 1 Posts Re: S3 GPS Fix Originally Posted by johnsandiego Tighten the little Phillips screws inside the phone. giffgaff 409,005 views 4:29 How to Use Google Map Navigation Without Internet (offline) Easily - Duration: 5:36. Upon reminding them, that I had it upgraded via Kies, they said, since Kies is a single common software realeased across the world, they cannot stop users from upgrading their phone.
By Aero in forum Sprint Epic 4G Replies: 21 Last Post: 08-31-2010, 12:15 PM Gps fix? Any suggestion to fix this problem ? Are you a developer? -- XDA Classic -- XDA 2010 -- XDA 2013 ---- XDA 2013 Beta - 1024 -- XDA 2015 ---- 2015 - Dark Theme More info Contact Rules Go with Firmware Update Lastly if you have installed a custom ROM then there might be problem with GPS reception on that firmware and so its advices to have a more
At the end I installed "GPS simple" by Andrea Baccega from the market. Another option you can confirm is go to Setting - Account - Google - Location setting And make sure the switch is ON the position. then wait for it to lock the GPS. Gps Status Looking For Gps Location The first attempt to get a fix after the change, took between 5 and 6 minutes by the clock.
I have tried both the essentials app and status app and have tried everything that I have read but still will not show any sats being visible. if i figure it out i'll post it update: ok so... (this is on a captivate) it reset to 'spirent' as soon as i rebooted.. On top of that it drains the battery so quickly it's not even funny. http://androidforums.com/threads/gps-not-working-on-my-ace.407165/ Please everyone with this issue call SAMSUNG India Customer Contact Center on 30308282 / 1-800-11-0011 (Toll free from BSNL and MTNL) so that they resolve the issue quickly.
It doesn't work now , when I open any application that requires GPS enabled the GPS keeps blinking only ( like searching the location) . Lenovo A6000 Gps Issue I was thinking of doing a factory reset. Anyways, the countdown goes on, only about 2 months now until Verizon allows me to upgrade my phone. It is worth rooting your phone just to fix the GPS issue.
Reply 04-02-2014,12:48 PM #27 kasl33 Posts 4 Posts Global Posts 220 Global Posts Re: S3 GPS Fix I can't believe that my GPS finally works again! http://www.sammobile.com/forum/showthread.php?t=27091 Fans Like ... Lenovo A6000 Gps Not Working Thanks to Indonesia Samsung Customer Services for quick responsed. Why Is My Phone Always Searching For Gps Nov 20, 2011 #24 Fei Mao New Member Joined: Nov 20, 2011 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 I am happy now.
Tightening all of the screws under the battery cover has worked in the past but not this time. this contact form Even outside in the open it takes several minutes. Have any advice ? Without GPS Status, lock in Maps takes around 10 mins. Gps Satellites In View But Not In Use
i wasted a week of frustration until i tried it. Reply
Worked brilliantly for me! Android Gps Not Working After Update Much better now (from snail speed to cheetah!!) I couldn't get My Tracks app to work before and works fine now. 0 6 years ago Reply cobra302 oh and one other Then from the Tools select Manage A GPS state.
I had problems during the upgrade process. Again, I keep getting "waiting for a GPS connection" no matter where I point it at. Reply
MrTrickshots101 10,404 views 1:03 Google Maps, 5 Awesome Tips (you probably did not know!) - Duration: 9:37. Anyway, my wife has a HTC MyTouch 3G (also without a data plan) and her GPS acquires a lock in under one minute, under the same circumstances. Check your price plan for applicable charges. Check This Out Samsung has finally acknowledged the gps problem in writing, which should lead to a permanent fix.
Reply redbat November 28, 2012 at 10:21 pm Thank you so much. By Countbunny in forum T-Mobile Vibrant Replies: 10 Last Post: 09-18-2010, 06:09 PM Samsung implication Engadget: NO GPS FIX UPCOMING? If this method works for you you'll also notice that in addition to getting faster locks your navigation will work and won't drop your GPS signal. I tried using Google Maps with GPS and the phone was never able to determine the location with just GPS ON.
Update Maps with the latest 2. The assisted GPS not only uses the GPS satellite signals but also may use cell phone towers and Wi-Fi network located nearby your phone vicinity to determine your location. Thanks Meter: 14 More 86 posts Join Date:Joined: Dec 2011 Less or http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1284506 Quick Reply Reply Post Reply Subscribe to Thread vBulletin Message Guest Quick Reply (no urls or Perhaps that was too much indirection?
You need to save a favourite location before you can select Starred Places. I tried to kill all apps that were using it, but the GPS was still functioning in the task bar at the top. It gives error saying Current Location temporarily unavailable .... Samsung is buying audio maker Harman for $8 billion Stream more with less data AT&T actually wants to save you data with 'Stream Saver' Monopoly Google crushes EU regulator's antitrust arguments
I tried this fix and it seemed to work a little. Ps.: i had problems with Kies too. Oct 16, 2011 #20 Stocca Member Joined: Aug 26, 2011 Messages: 6 Likes Received: 0 For me problem solved after several tries. this method also can't help me..
Click here for information on how to set up your phone for internet.GPS also needs to be turned on. To permanently block Google Maps from updating after following this tutorial please follow the instructions below:1.) Go to the Play Store and then go to the settings menu (my Galaxy S3 So: is it the screw thing ? Loading...
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