No GPS. Showing approximate location

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Re: No GPS. Showing approximate location

Postby JB15TM » Sun Mar 18, 2018 2:20 pm

NaomiOweMe wrote:
JB15TM wrote:Try checking gps using other apps. With iOS, open Find My IPhone. Also check your location with Apple Maps or Google Maps.

Is this just Waze or a larger issue with GPS on your device?


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Mine is only a WAZE issue


https://www.waze.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=3

Check the above links and also the specific link here for more help on potential app issues with your phone.


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Re: No GPS. Showing approximate location

Postby zcarmit » Tue Mar 27, 2018 12:57 pm

-AMAZING! I had the same thing - although not a new case - but after reading your post, the minute I took my case off GPS started working! Thanks for the tip!
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Re: No GPS. Showing approximate location

Postby RunawayJ » Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:12 am

Have tried every fix offered, numerous times without getting my gps back. Driving me crazy because I really need Waze to find my way round for work.
Finally found the suggestion about removing the phone case and it worked! Totally senseless- have had the phone in this case since new 18 months ago and never a problem. Other gps apps continued to work throughout. I wish someone could explain- I hate this sort of glitch :|
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Re: No GPS. Showing approximate location

Postby wrocco » Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:24 pm

Mid-related. My wife experienced no sound on phone mic so she was forced to use hands free every time. I decided to test taking off battery, so removed case and problem solved.

Cases are just plastic and/or rubber, no metal at all; maybe is just about temperature.

Not related. I met and old lady who couldn't use a wireless phone because device in his hands rebooted every time and that model has no reboot option (insert The Twilight Zone music here).
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