compass backward?? on droid app.

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    I don’t know if anyone else has experienced this but when I open the application “GPS Status” The compass is exactly backward on the screen…Any thoughts?
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    It may have to do with where you are. I've had that happen and then be fine after a reboot. Some time ago it seemed to be stuck on East no matter what position. Even went to a Verizon store and added the same GPS app to a Droid demo to see if it was different. The tech said I had too many apps running at the same time (they must've looked at my app drawer as I had turned it off prior to giving it to them).

    They ended up doing a factory reset, which fixed it. It still does it from time to time, but I think some of that is because I'm in a car or trolley.
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    Thanks for the info. on this Ill try a visit to the V store to solve this
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    could be the app. trying another one. got no suggestions cause i live in the city so i constantly know north from south and what not.
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