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BlackBerry Torch 9860

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How to

Selecting GPS settings on my mobile phone

Want to select GPS settings? Follow these easy instructions.


List view

1. Find "Location Settings"

Tap the Menu key twice.
Tap Options.
Tap Device.
Tap Location Settings.

2. Select setting

Tap one of the following options:
Location Services, go to 2a.
Location Aiding, go to 2b.
Location Data, go to 2c.

3. 2a - "Location Services"

Tap Location On or Location Off.
If you turn on the function, your mobile phone can find your position using GPS. If you turn off the function, you can't use any of the GPS functions on your mobile phone.

4. 2b - "Location Aiding"

Tap Enabled, Disabled or Disabled While Roaming.
If you turn on the function, your mobile phone can find your approximate position using the network. This is useful if you don't have a GPS satellite fix.

5. 2c - "Location Data"

Tap Enabled, Disabled or Disabled While Roaming.
If you turn on this function, you allow the GPS service provider to save information about your GPS position to improve the service.

6. Save and exit

Tap the Menu key.
Tap Save.
Tap Disconnect.
Tap the Return key to return to standby mode.
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