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.

1 of 11 steps Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your tablet.
2 of 11 steps Press the settings icon.
3 of 11 steps Press Privacy.
4 of 11 steps Press Location.
5 of 11 steps Press the indicator next to "Location" to turn the function on or off.If you turn on the function:
6 of 11 steps Press Locating method.Proceed to step 3.If you turn off the function:Proceed to step 4.
7 of 11 steps Select one of the following options:Turn on satellite-based and network-based GPS, go to 3a.Turn on network-based GPS, go to 3b.Turn on satellite-based GPS, go to 3c.
8 of 11 steps Press GPS, Wi-Fi, and mobile networks.
9 of 11 steps Press Wi-Fi and mobile networks.
10 of 11 steps Press GPS only.
11 of 11 steps Press the Home key to return to the home screen.