Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1


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Turn GPS on or off

Your tablet 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 tablet such as navigation, the search function or weather forecast.

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Find "Location services"
Press Settings.
Press Location services.
Turn use of GPS position on or off
Press Access to my location to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on the function:
Press Agree.
If you turn on use of GPS position, your tablet can find your position using GPS. If you turn off the function, you can't use any GPS functions on your tablet.
Turn satellite-based GPS on or off
Press Use GPS satellites to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on satellite-based GPS, your tablet can find your exact position. Satellite-based GPS requires a clear view of the sky.
Turn network-based GPS on or off
Press Use wireless networks to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on network-based GPS::
Press Agree.
If you turn on network-based GPS, your tablet can find your approximate position using the network. This is useful if you don't have a GPS satellite fix.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
Find "Location"
Press Apps.
Press Google Settings.
Press Location.
Turn use of GPS position for Google apps on or off
Press Access location to turn the function on or off.
Press OK.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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