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Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

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Visitor
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

I have exactly the same problem.

One time poster
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

have same problem too. 

Talent
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

I also disable the icon on display menu untill sony fixes this annoyance..

Talent
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

 


@Profyler1 wrote:

I also disable the icon on display menu untill sony fixes this annoyance..


That's what I did, too

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Sage
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

Self correction. Mine is doing it too. It goes away after a reboot but, sooner or later, icon comes back. 

 

I've not been able to find which application triggers it. 

 

Before usual questions, I haven't performed a factory reset and I am not going to. 

 

Phone is free from geo information hungry apps like Facebook, Twitter, Pokémon, Garmin and so on. 

Visitor
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

I have same issue with my xz1 and customers xz premium 

One time poster
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Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

Same problem with xzp. 

Learner
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Location sign

My location keeps icon keeps coming up on my phone and wont switch off, why is this.... 

Learner
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Message 29 of 81

Re: Always On GPS Icon in 47.1.A.12.34

Same here ever scince the update 

Pioneer
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Re: Location sign

Most likely there is one or more apps that switch it on on the background.

To find out which apps those are you can goto settings> search for location

You will see 'recent location requests'

 

In settings you gan goto apps and disable location permission for those apps that you don't want to use it.


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