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GPS problems

Discussion in 'Droid X Tech Support' started by music life, May 26, 2011.

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    sorry if there is another thread but i dont have time to search atm.

    anyone know why its taking 30 mins for my DX1 to find gps and then looses it 5 mins later?

    very annoying and i really need to get it fixed asap.

    thanks for any help and sorry if there is a thread already.
    music life
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    nobody can help me with this?
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    There are apps in the market that you can download to see how many satellites your phone can lock on to and help you diagnose your problem.

    Sent from my DROIDX
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    yeah i saw them. the few i saw didnt really look like they would help fix the problem. they seemed to just tell you where the satellites are rather then help connect the phone gps so i could get my navigation to work.

    thanks tho i will keep digging.
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    Go to:
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    Turn on the Google Location Services, Standalone GPS services, and VZW location services.
    Exit and go into your navigation program and test it out.