Microsoft Lumia 535

Microsoft Lumia 535

Windows Phone 8.1

Turn GPS on your Microsoft Lumia 535 Windows Phone 8.1 on or off

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Your phone 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 phone such as navigation, the search function or weather forecast.

Step 1 of 9

Find "location"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

Step 2 of 9

Find "location"

Press ALL SETTINGS.

Step 3 of 9

Find "location"

Press location.

Step 4 of 9

Turn GPS on or off

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

If you turn on this function, your phone can find your exact position using GPS. If you turn off the function, you can't use any GPS functions on your phone.
Step 5 of 9

Turn GPS on or off

Press the Return key.

Step 6 of 9

Turn GPS navigation on or off

Slide your finger left on the screen to find applications.

Step 7 of 9

Turn GPS navigation on or off

Press maps.

Step 8 of 9

Turn GPS navigation on or off

Press the indicator next to "Use my location" to turn the function on or off.

If you turn on this function, the map application can find your exact position using GPS.
Step 9 of 9

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "location"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press ALL SETTINGS.
Press location.

2. Turn GPS on or off

Press the indicator next to "Location services" to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on this function, your phone can find your exact position using GPS. If you turn off the function, you can't use any GPS functions on your phone.
Press the Return key.

3. Turn GPS navigation on or off

Slide your finger left on the screen to find applications.
Press maps.
Press the indicator next to "Use my location" to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on this function, the map application can find your exact position using GPS.

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.