Google Maps

Discussion in 'HTC Droid Eris' started by RedBull, Dec 26, 2009.

  1. RedBull

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    My mom just got the Eris...I have the Droid. We're both looking at Google Maps...and mine is almost precision...and hers....shows her a mile away from where we really are.

    My Droid has a newer version, 3.3.1, and hers is 3.1.2. I know the newer version was for the Droid...

    Even though they're different versions, shouldn't they be pretty damn accurate and not a mile off like on hers?

    Anyone else with an Eris have this problem? Or has fixed this problem?
     
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    I think it's telling you to move out of your mother's basement.
     
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    Check Hers to see if the get location by gps is checked, might be using agps (cell towers) for location.
     
  4. RedBull

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    Wow...that was real helpful...and mature...USMC my ass...
     
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    Thanks...I'll give that a try.
     
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    That was the fix! Looks like when they set the phone up, they deselected the location setting during the setup.

    Thanks Backnblack!
     
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