Apple iPad Air

Apple iPad Air

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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.

Step 1 of 7

Find "Location Services"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 7

Find "Location Services"

Press Privacy.

Step 3 of 7

Find "Location Services"

Press Location Services.

Step 4 of 7

Turn GPS on or off

Press the indicator next to "Location Services" to turn the function on or off.

Step 5 of 7

Turn use of GPS for applications on or off

Press the indicator next to the required application to turn use of GPS for the specific applications on or off.

The menu items are only available if you turned on Location Services in step 2.
Step 6 of 7

Save settings

Press Privacy to save the settings.

Step 7 of 7

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Location Services"

Press Settings.
Press Privacy.
Press Location Services.

2. Turn GPS on or off

Press the indicator next to "Location Services" to turn the function on or off.

3. Turn use of GPS for applications on or off

Press the indicator next to the required application to turn use of GPS for the specific applications on or off.
The menu items are only available if you turned on Location Services in step 2.

4. Save settings

Press Privacy to save the settings.

5. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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