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Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

Anonymous
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Message 1 of 11
Message 1 of 11

Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

Dear friends,

i bought xperia arc s few days back and i am not able to use da GPS. i tried all options available but nothing helped me so far.. i even tried the service manual but it shows me nothing.. and wen i am trying to find my location in maps after few seconds it shows me dat ur location is unavaiable at the moment.. i live in UAE.. plzzz frnds help me out on dis.cry

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One time poster
Message 2 of 11
Message 2 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

Pls try it in open area. And sky should be clear. or try this application. https://market.android.com/details?id=org.microemu.android.se.appello.lp.WisepilotSE&feature=more_fr...

Master
Message 3 of 11
Message 3 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

go to settings > sony ericsson > internet settings..

or contact your network operator to give you the internet settings...

are you able to use all other applications in your phone..??

and then try..

go to settings > location and security settings

enable first two options..

Anonymous
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Message 4 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

I've got the same issue. Bought a brand new Arc S, and cannot get a GPS fix.

Using the GPS Status app from the Market, I can get a fix on more than 6 satellites if I wait long enough (5 minutes) and hold the phone just right.

But it still won't get a location.

The WisePilot app states "No Coverage"

All steps mentioned above have been taken.

Any help would be appreciated.

Master
Message 5 of 11
Message 5 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

go to settings > applications > storage use > maps

clear data and uninstall updates...

try this..

Anonymous
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Message 6 of 11
Message 6 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

frnds it me again.. i forgot my username and password.. well leave it..
ok now abt da GPS thingy.. its not working.. wateva i tried it didnt work.. i tried every possible solution.. i dnt know y it isnt working.. if i dnt get a solution i guess i will have to sell dis one and buy samsung.. GPS and all other things also works lyk a charm in that..

Anonymous
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Message 7 of 11
Message 7 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

hahahahhahahah... dude m bak.. frnds i dnt know wat to say but as i wrote my earlier comment and just was in mood of checking it again and suddenly god knows how it started working.. i guess da device want me to continue with it... smile happy

Demigod
Message 8 of 11
Message 8 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

Glad it's working now. It can take a while to connect. Noire you need to find a device that can type 'the' rather than 'da' and can do apostrophes.

Anonymous
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Message 9 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

I am sorry actually i have a habit of writing it in that way. But i am happy dat it worked. :-)

Demigod
Message 10 of 11
Message 10 of 11

Re: Gps on xperia arc s LT18i

In which case, dat is very good news... ;-)