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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile
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My Gps Doesn't Work?

I have a blackberry curve 9300 and I want to use google maps but my gps don't work, it never finds my location, and I can't even geotag a picture I've been through my settings and turned every thing on e.g location settings maps settings etc. Does anyone know what to do?
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Teaboy1748
Posts: 1,144
Registered: ‎03-24-2011
My Device: Passport/Z30//Q10/ Z10 / 9900 / PlayBook / 9700 / 8900
My Carrier: ATT

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

Click Options > Advanced > GPS > Menu > Refresh GPS.
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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

I've already done that, thanks for trying to solve the problem have you got anythings else that would help?
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Teaboy1748
Posts: 1,144
Registered: ‎03-24-2011
My Device: Passport/Z30//Q10/ Z10 / 9900 / PlayBook / 9700 / 8900
My Carrier: ATT

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

Hmm..do you have a clear signal? Like next to a window or maybe outside is better.
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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

I've also tried that too, it just comes up gps temporary unavailable I really don't get why its not working.
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Teaboy1748
Posts: 1,144
Registered: ‎03-24-2011
My Device: Passport/Z30//Q10/ Z10 / 9900 / PlayBook / 9700 / 8900
My Carrier: ATT

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

Try doing a battery pull.
and doing the
Click Options > Advanced > GPS > Menu > Refresh GPS. while outside. Its recommanded to Give it 10 minutes
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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

Okay then ill will tomorrow if not ill let you know thanks again for the help :smileyhappy:
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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

I tried it and it worked thank you for solving my problem
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Teaboy1748
Posts: 1,144
Registered: ‎03-24-2011
My Device: Passport/Z30//Q10/ Z10 / 9900 / PlayBook / 9700 / 8900
My Carrier: ATT

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

It might have been unable to detect GPS indoors. signal too weak.
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courtj_stone30
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎04-10-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: t-mobile

Re: My Gps Doesn't Work?

Yeah I gathered that ha
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