Apple iPhone 5 (iOS7)

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Turn GPS on or off

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 Services"
Press Settings.
Press Privacy.
Press Location Services.
Turn GPS on or off
Press the indicator next to "Location Services" to turn the function on or off.
Turn use of GPS position on or off
Press the indicator next to the required application to turn GPS usage for the required applications on or off.
The menu items are only available if you turned on Location Services in step 2.
Save settings
Press Privacy to save the settings.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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