gps horribly INaccurate

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  1. currahee474

    currahee474 Member

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    Up until today I have never had a problem with my droid's gps..but all day its been inaccurate by as much as 3/4 of a mile. Additionally, its been giving me a blank light blue screen as well and won't load any layers. I've turned on/off the gps, powered off/on the phone, uninstalled and reinstalled the updates and no change...wtf.
     
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    Mine has been spot on.....

    What is the last apps you installed?
     
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    Are you sure you also don't have it set to get my location through WiFi? Because that can really screw up a so called "gps" reading. A few users here had that set and it was throwing it off.

    Also just wanted to say, mine has been within 10 meters of me everytime.
     
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    mine is spot on accurate as well
     
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    well its working again after I uninstalled Locale (eventhough I had never used it). I realized that it was pulling my location from the nearest cell tower, but I have no idea why it would do that if my gps was enenabled (wifi was off). Any guesses?
     
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