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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"
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Location.
Turn use of GPS position on or off
Press the indicator next to "Location" to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on geotagging, your phone can find your position using GPS. If you turn off the function, you can't use any GPS functions on your phone.
Select positioning method
Press Mode.
If you select High accuracy, your phone can find your exact position using GPS satellites.
If you select Battery saving, your phone can find your approximate position using nearby Wi-Fi networks.
If you select Device only, your phone can find your exact position using GPS satellites.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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