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Location Settings (GPS) Available on Galaxy Tab S2

The Location settings lets you choose how your mobile device will determine your location.

Turn On Location Services

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Privacy.    

  2. Touch Location.   

  3. Touch the slider to turn the Location on.  

Manage Accuracy Level

You can select the accuracy level of your device's locating method.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Privacy.    

  2. Touch Location.   

  3. Touch Locating method.  

  4. Choose from the following options:   

    • GPS, Wi-Fi, and mobile networks: This option has the highest level of accuracy, using GPS, Wi-Fi, and mobile data networks interchangeably to estimate your location. Data charges may apply when using this option.

    • Wi-Fi and mobile networks: This option uses only Wi-Fi and mobile data networks to estimate your location. Data charges may apply when using this option.

    • GPS only: This option uses only the GPS network to estimate your location.

Turn On Location History

Location History helps you get useful information such as automatic commute predictions, improved search results, and useful ads, by creating a private map of where you go with your logged-in devices.

  1. Touch Google Location History. You will be prompted to sign-in to your Google Account if you have not already done so.   

  2. Touch the slider at the top-right corner to turn Location History on.  

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