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9th March 2010, 02:27 PM |#1  
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help plz. gps only works right after a hard reset. after a day or so the gps wont see any satellites. what am i doing wrong?
 
 
9th March 2010, 06:41 PM |#2  
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help plz. gps only works right after a hard reset. after a day or so the gps wont see any satellites. what am i doing wrong?

i've found that if i run the gpsview app from the windows dir it locks almost instantly every time...

if i don't do that it takes google a minute or two depending on where i am.. but i've never had it not lock that i can remember.. and i use it quite a bit... idk if ur doing anything wrong tho.. check out that app and see if it helps

also there's a gpsOne app that will let you set the radius of your lock and some other settings as well.. also located in the win dir
9th March 2010, 06:46 PM |#3  
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i've found that if i run the gpsview app from the windows dir it locks almost instantly every time...

if i don't do that it takes google a minute or two depending on where i am.. but i've never had it not lock that i can remember.. and i use it quite a bit... idk if ur doing anything wrong tho.. check out that app and see if it helps

also there's a gpsOne app that will let you set the radius of your lock and some other settings as well.. also located in the win dir

i feel like a noob. i did not realize that if i turn the "phone off" in comm manager it also turns off gps. it works great now that i turned "phone" back on.
10th March 2010, 07:51 PM |#4  
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i feel like a noob. i did not realize that if i turn the "phone off" in comm manager it also turns off gps. it works great now that i turned "phone" back on.


lol no worries. my fone is def smarter than me sometimes too glad its all workin as it should now
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