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Location Settings

Your Location settings menu lets you select how your phone determines its location (using the wireless networks, GPS satellites, both, or neither).

Location Settings Overview

Your Location settings menu allows you to configure the following options.

Location Setting

Description

Mode

Select a locating method: High accuracy, Battery saving, or Device only

Location services

Manage installed location services such as Qualcomm® IZat™ hardware accelerated location and Google Location History

Recent location requests

Check the applications that recently used location services

Enable Location Services

Before using any features that require location assistance, you must enable your phone’s location services.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon.
  2. Tap Location.

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  3. Tap the location switch to toggle Location services on or off.
  • Your phone’s location services are enabled or disabled.
  • If you see a confirmation, follow the onscreen instructions to connect.

Access Location Settings

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon.
  2. Tap Location.
  3. Configure the desired settings.
  • Your location settings are applied and saved.