1. AC Question's Avatar
    I have a Tab A 9.7,, and I down loaded a free gps app, but I'm not able to get it to pick up any satellites or show them. Is there some settings that I must have set to have my tab A to work?
    11-07-2015 04:06 PM
  2. sethyboy's Avatar
    What app would this be? Does your GPS work in any other apps such as Google Maps?
    11-07-2015 05:37 PM
  3. joeaskew1's Avatar
    Apopka Truck gps, no it don't work with any other gps app either, so I thought it might be a setting.
    11-08-2015 04:28 PM
  4. joeaskew1's Avatar
    Sorry Aponia truck app.
    11-08-2015 04:30 PM
  5. sethyboy's Avatar
    Hmm, well I've never used that app. So the GPS can't find your location on any app? Try installing the GPS Test app and see what it says.
    11-08-2015 07:09 PM
  6. joeaskew1's Avatar
    I just tried to use gps test. It does not show any satellites, the Google maps work when connected to home WiFi
    11-09-2015 04:38 PM
  7. sethyboy's Avatar
    So no satellites are being picked up? In the GPS Test app, try tapping the button with three dots on the side of the screen, choose "Clear AGPS" and then "Update AGPS". See if anything changes. If not, it sounds like you might have a faulty GPS antenna.
    11-15-2015 04:44 PM

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