How do I use My places to recognize my Samsung Galaxy Tab® S 10.5 for location-based services?

Last Update date : 2014.12.17

My Places

My places lets your device recognize your location to provide relevant information and services. You can add places using Maps, Wi-Fi®, or Bluetooth® technology to recognize locations.

Using My Places

1. From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > Settings 1 > Connections > Location1 > My places.

2. Touch 1 to add a new place, or select one of the three pre-defined places: Home, Work, or Car.

3. Enter a name for the place. If you selected Home, Work, or Car, you cannot rename the location.


4. Touch Select method and select the feature you want to use to define this location. Choose Maps to define this location using GPS information. Choose Wi-Fi or Bluetooth to define this location by its connection to a Wi-Fi access point or Bluetooth device.


5. Follow the steps for the method you select. For Maps, you will need to search for your location or use the current GPS coordinates. For Wi-Fi, you will be asked to select the Wi-Fi access point. For Bluetooth, you will be asked to select the device from a list of available devices.

6. Touch Save.

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