gps

  1. B

    Thread Question Force geotagging in Photography Pro

    Hey, i need help with my Xperia 1 IV. I like to geotag my photos in photography pro. Usually i have turned location services off and turn them on after launching the camera app. But if i do so the geotagging option turns itself off. So I have to turn it on every time again. Is there a way to...
  2. pscheven

    Thread Recording GPS location in the background doesn't work when battery optimizations are enabled on Android

    Hello. We develop an application which is used for outdoor activities (hiking, bicycle, mountain bike, ...) and one of the main features of the application is to record the track of the user thanks to the GPS of the smartphone / tablet in the background in order to save it on the user account...
  3. Renate

    Thread Does the GPS on your head unit run all the time?

    I don't have a head unit, I have an 8" Walmart tablet. I put in a system with an external GPS (u-blox) that runs 24/7 and feeds a mock location to the tablet. I've been pleased that I can switch apps on the tablet and Google Maps instantly pans from the old position to the new position. This...
  4. Noob1994

    Thread Amazon Fire HD 10 (2021) with Google Services installed - Offline navigation with Google Maps

    Hi A friend gave me a Amazon HD Fire 10 (2021) tablet and asked me to "Put Google on it." With a little luck and a bit of Google-ing, I managed to get Chrome, Youtube, Gmail, etc. working but I have an issue with Google Maps in that it works fine while online connected via Wi-Fi - It finds my...
  5. A

    Thread How To Guide [Tutorial] Recover from IMEI or GPS not working due to corruption (restoring efs and sec_efs)

    I was trying to enable the privacy wifi feature that changes the MAC address of the wifi adapter on every connection (see https://github.com/phhusson/vendor_hardware_overlay/pull/610 as an alternative to https://github.com/Magisk-Modules-Alt-Repo/MacRandomizationEnabler). While doing this, I...
  6. timg11

    Thread June 2022 OTA update affecting GPS operation?

    I installed the crosshatch-ota-sp1a.210812.016.c2-efea980d.zip update (June 2022) to my Pixel 3 XL. Since then, the GPS doesn't seem to be working. Google Maps reports "low accuracy", and "GPS lost" if I try navigation. GPS Status Pro searches for satellites and never finds any. I searched...
  7. L

    Thread Opel Insignia AfterMarket GPS Kr-8035 "or alike"

    Hi guys just bought a used insignia with an android head unit. I’m making an assumption that is a kr-8035 android unit. And I’m looking to reinstall the firmware because everything just stoped working just like that. It’s booting normally but no app s working. So if you have an idea or a way to...
  8. GalaxyA325G

    Thread What Android free app do you use to hand draw tracks on a topographical geoPDF map and then EXPORT the desired track as a GPX file?

    What Android freeware do you use to manually draw a proposed hiking track onto a typical geoPDF such as those freely downloaded from the USGS (e.g., a USGS 1:24000 topographical geoPDF map)? a. The app would import the USGS topo map quadrants b. The app would allow you to draw a desired track c...
  9. R

    Thread GPS stops working after touching gps.conf file (even if it's returning to original state)

    Good day. Just want to point out that it's not my first time rooting a phone and playing with settings. But of course I could've done something dumb so please be patient. So our device has some GPS issues. Mainly is that it detects some satellites but is unable to get a strong signal and...
  10. D

    Thread GPS issue

    In the latest Android 10 ROMs the GPS signal is weak and the satellites lock takes a lot of time. I've tried to play with the gps.conf file, but there are a lot of sample files in Internet with opposite parameters and no one of them seems to improve the GPS signal. Of course I've already set the...
  11. N

    Thread Question Nokia G20 - GPS Location Android 12

    Hello, i have a Nokia G20 and have made yesterday the update to Android 12 and i already hate it but thats not my question... Since i have update to Android 12 the Phone show me many times the GPS Location ICON (but i have deactivated GPS) - before i have had Android 12 this was never - and i...
  12. G

    Thread Teyes CC2 Plus GPS & DAB+ Antenna

    His everyone, Can any body help, is it possible to use my built in GPS & DAB+ antennas in stead of the ones that come with the Teyes system? The car is a Toyota C-HR 2018 RHD (UK Spec) Cheers
  13. szymon.k

    Thread Nokia 8.3 5G GPS issue

    Hello there! I came here to ask for help in a helpless case. Android 11 on Nokia phones has broken GPS for a long time and there seems to be no interes in either Nokia or Google to fix it. I talked numerous times with Nokia support to no avail. Nature if the issue: While using navigation...
  14. D

    Thread Service keeps getting disabled

    Hi everybody I'm running a virtual android 7 - app name vphonegaga (faster better then vmos - in my opinion). The host machine is LG G8S running android 11. In the virtual machine - a certain service (within google play services) called "LocationAccuracyInjectorService" keeps getting disabled...
  15. R

    Thread GPS Issue (IN2015)

    I've been having a weird GPS issue with the Oneplus 8 ever since I started using it. My first course of action with Androids is to unlock the bootloader and root the phone. I started observing that my GPS would randomly stop working during navigation i.e. it will stop updating my position from...
  16. V

    Thread Question Samsung S22 Ultra GPS problem

    Hi I am having an issue with my UK based Samsung S22 Ultra. The GPS stops working on it, no map app can use GPS until I restart the phone and then it starts working again. I found this thread on the samsung.com which seems to other users having the same issue...
  17. S

    Thread GPS turns off after screen off (MIUI 11)

    Hello, I have a very annoying bug on my phone. When I turn off the screen, GPS will signal is lost. I recently got a Mi Band and I record my workouts, but I can't use GPS because of this. I tried setting the Mi Fit app to have no restrictions in the settings, turning off battery saver, using a...
  18. elpicard

    Thread S21 GPS doesn't work without usb connection in car

    Hi When I have the phone connected by USB to android auto the navigation works fine in my car. But when I want to use the phone alone like in the car dash with Maps or Waze its never get GPS signal. The google maps fix the location, but when you start to navigate: GPS signal lost. I use 2 gps...
  19. S

    Thread [CLOSED]Teclast M40 plus do not sees Galileo sats

    Hallo, I've a new M40 plus from Teclast that should be able to receive singals from the US GPS constellation, the Russian GLONAS, the Chinese Baidu and the european Galileo. I've tested many apps but I nevers see a Galileo sat. It is a curious behaviour. Any suggestion ?
  20. S

    Thread Teclast M40 plus do not sees Galileo sats

    Hallo, I've a new M40 plus from Teclast that should be able to receive singals from the US GPS constellation, the Russian GLONAS, the Chinese Baidu and the european Galileo. I've tested many apps but I nevers see a Galileo sat. It is a curious behaviour. Any suggestion ?
  21. A

    Thread new app for WearOs watches in Play Store Compass Navigatore

    hi mates found interested app for Wear OS powered watches called Compass Navigation from Play store Compass Navigation No internet, no maps. Tested on my GW4 and Fossil. Free but some functions needs unlock by upgrade to premium. Seems good app for outdoor activities without Internet data :)...
  22. F

    Thread Tinder and Fake Locator

    Hi to all! Anyone can use a fake locator on Android with Tinder? I've already put the app of Fake Locator in the settings "mock location", on google maps the gps works well, but on Tinder it can't show me people in the country that I've put. OnePlus 8T. Any ideas?
  23. HanCCC

    Thread Get location info return TaskCancelException with VivoV2050

    I am encountering a problem is that the system will throw the TaskCancelException back when I am trying to get the location info. At the time, I try to open Google map(someone answered it can be solved by opening Google map) without connecting to Internet, and go back to APP to try again to get...
  24. T

    Thread HELP! GPS doesn't work with LineageOS 18.1

    Hello everyone, I'm proud to say that I've successfully installed lineageOS 18.1 on my old Oneplus One. On the other hand I've found some problem with the camera (sometimes) and on GPS signal. It doesn't work AT ALL! I tried to install some GPX fix app but nothing happened. It didn't...
  25. B

    Thread Is it possible to activate GNSS support that wasnt shipped by OEMs

    Hi I need help with using Qualcomm tools to activating full GNSS functionality. For months I thought it was just to port other phones blobs but then it hit me. GNSS signals is radio so by mimicking the activating bands for QC phones trick that has been posted here it should be possible. The...
  26. C

    Thread GPS in google pixel c

    Hello, Recently I decided to get tablet for my car, and I come up with Google pixel C tablet, Which I'd like to use for many reason, to listen music and watch, for camera instead of mirrors, for GPS navigation. I like the size and every specs it has, read everything about it, but There is no...
  27. C

    Thread Google pixel c

    Helo, Recently I decided to get tablet for my car, and I come up with Google pixel C tablet, Which I'd like to use for many reason, to listen music and watch, for camera instead of mirrors, for GPS navigation. I like the size and every specs it has, read everything about it, but There is no...
  28. S

    Thread Aplications or daemons in total background

    Hello everyone! I have simple, but difficult at same time question: Is there any possibility to install any process thats working total independlytly to system? I mean - you install, for example something like 'gps tracker' or any else kind of spy software on your phone - after all, someone...
  29. T

    Thread Question Joying Android 10 - unreliable GPS

    Hi all, I just bought a new Joying 9" headunit with Android 10. I'm finding the GPS is very unreliable. It will fix on satellites but then quickly lose connection. It will then continually reconnect/disconnect. It's quite obvious when using my mapping apps that it's lost connection. The GPS...
  30. haniya ch

    Thread Android best live earth map - 3d map - live webcam hd, earth maps and gps navigation dev

    Live earth map - World Map 3D, Earth Map HD is the free GPS Map app. It is specially developed for the tourist. Explore the beauty of World with Live Street Map View 2021.Enjoy World Map 3D terrain view of the entire globe on Global Satellite Earth Map. Enjoy 360 satellite View of thousands of...
  31. haniya ch

    Thread Android best live cam - live earth cam hd - live satellite view

    Live cam - World Maps app is the best for 3D maps and live satellite view. With a free satellite map app, you can discover famous places around the world and see the nature of beauty. With this most popular app you can share your current and the location of any city, town, parking, work and...
  32. floor_official

    Thread My gps has completely stopped working after installing smali patcher

    device info: xiaomi mi8 lite, unlocked bootloader, magisk root, twrp, android 10, passed safetyNet I installed Smali Patcher and my gps completely stopped working. My real location doesn't show on google maps or any other apps that use gps. Enabling google map accuracy doesnt work either, as...
  33. JustTobold

    Thread Google location service broke after flashing to Custom ROM

    As title says. I flashed ResurrectionRemix and gps won't work on most apps. The problem seems to be caused by the google services. I installed a GPSTest app and that gets my location down to a few metres. Other apps however return errors and don't get any location at all. Does anyone know how...
  34. GalaxyA325G

    Thread Privacy: Is it possible to find the shortcut activity Google Maps uses to turn on "Google Location Accuracy"

    Is it possible to find the activity Google Maps uses to turn on "Google Location Accuracy" so I can make a shortcut to it to turn it off when Google Maps turns it on? For privacy reasons I generally keep "Location" off on Android but every once in a while I need to use a map program, where...
  35. GalaxyA325G

    Thread Privacy: Does Android upload your home AP SSID/BSSID/GPS if the home AP broadcast beacon is "hidden?"

    Privacy: Does Android upload your home AP SSID/BSSID/GPS if the home AP beacon is "hidden?" Does hiding your home AP broadcast beacon prevent UPLOAD of your SSID/BSSID/GPS to Google? If so, how? Background: Anyone navigating on Android who drives by my home after they pressed OK to the Google...
  36. H

    Thread Question Poco F3 GPS (drift) Issues

    Hi there, I got the F3 a few weeks ago and I'm happy with it, except the GPS on outside. I asked a week ago on reddit if somebody has similar problems. I wrote there: I also took a video in comparison to an Iphone X. I use there Pokemon Go to see my position. The position on the Iphone X is...
  37. M

    Thread Android HU. Nav Apps/APK's

    hi everyone, I am looking for some advice using an Android Xtron head unit which I installed myself in a 2018 VW Caddy, my problem seems to be nav apps with network/gps, 1. When using waze do i need a phone connection or can it work via Xtron GPS already installed, I keep getting "searching for...
  38. mariodantas

    Thread OWNICE K7 (C970) (TS10) uis7862

    Hi fellows, maybe I'm in the wrong section of the forum to post a question: I have a OWNICE K7 TS10 HeadUnit and I see that the unit is taking too much time to get GPS signals, I tried with another unit (and the same antenna) and it works very well, but not with the OWNIKE K7 Does anyone have...
  39. The-First-King

    Thread A problem with the stable GPS fix

    I'm using Samsung Galaxy S4 mini (serranoltexx) running LineageOS 14.1 since 2018. Some time ago I'm experiencing such a strange problem with GPS fix. GPS chip can find satellites quickly with a strong signal (4 and more satellites) but can't get stable GPS fix. It may get GPS fix for a few...
  40. pmatthew

    Thread No GPS after screen replacement

    Hi, As topic says, I have replaced the display with a new one (which came with a new frame as well), and after that, everything is working except the GPS. No signal at all. As I was comparing the two frames, I found that there are contact points which are missing on the new (see attached...
  41. true_nakul

    Thread Introducing Guardians by Truecaller

    Hello everyone! I am Nakul and I am a product manager at Truecaller. My team & I recently launched a new app called Guardians which is focused on personal safety. The basic idea is to offer a simple & seamless way of sharing location with your trusted contacts - but it's more that that. We...
  42. H

    Thread Navigation app for android 2.1

    Hello and have a good day. I have a sony xperia X8 with android 2.1. Does someone know a navigation app for this android version so that the phone can be used as a gps? Thank you very much
  43. B

    Thread [GPS] Lineageos (17 and 18) : GPS doesn't work

    Hey, I'm currently running on an unofficial lineageOS 18.1 ROM but I had the same problem with the official one. I have a Redmi Note 7 without GAPPS (With Microg and OsmAnd (both from nanodroid ZiP)) and my GPS just does not work. I can't get my position from the browser, from Satstats (F-DROID)...
  44. S

    Thread Is there any way to disable Amazfit GTS2 GPS permanently?

    I have this watch for months so far, and GPS was never great, but it's getting worse day by day. Is there any option to make the watch use phone's gps instead of it's own? At least the phone's does what it should...
  45. F

    Thread gps signal lost

    Hi everybody, I'm having this annoying problem on my poco since the beginning. If I'm making or receiving a call the gps signal is lost, why this happens?
  46. Arekjk76

    Thread [GUIDE] How to fix GPS on Custom ROM

    Hello, sometimes in custom roms things are not working because config files are missing or are invalid. In this case I had to copy gps.conf from stock ROM. Sometimes kernel also don't support GPS, but I think it's not a problem on Sony E1. Steps to fix GPS: 1. Make infinity symbol having phone...
  47. W

    Thread What's the deal with Android 10?

    Hopefully someone, possibly a dev, can clear this up. I've been wondering this ever since the first A10 custom rom came out for the X00TD: Why do all A10 roms suffer from the following problems? I remember testing more than a dozen different ROMs and all of them suffered the same issues. Issues...
  48. H

    Thread Joying Satnav app or GPS issue ??????? HELP

    Apologies if this has been asked before, but I have a Android joying headunit and having an issue in regards to satnav. Now I use Google maps and I can set a destination and the app knows my current location but once I'm driving the satnav app doesn't update my location (it still registers me at...
  49. Hamza417

    Thread [APP][6.0+]Positional: GPS, Compass, Time, Sun, Moon, Twilight

    Positional is a location based app that utilizes the phone's GPS hardware and fetches various details of the current latitude and longitude data like Altitude, Speed, Address and similar other information and show it in easily understandable format to the user. Along side this main functionality...
  50. Hamza417

    Thread [APP][6.0+]Positional Lite: GPS, Compass, Time, Sun, Moon, Twilight

    Positional is a location based app that utilizes the phone's GPS hardware and fetches various details of the current latitude and longitude data like Altitude, Speed, Address and similar other information and show it in easily understandable format to the user. Along side this main functionality...