1. frogstofall's Avatar
    Seems like this has been a consistent problem since Sunday when I got the phone. The GPS won't pinpoint me unless I'm in a perfectly open area outside or have the phone shoved up against the window when inside. I get the arrow with the circle most of the time. The weather widget still thinks I'm in a city 15 miles away and refuses to update even after hitting refresh multiple times.

    Anyone else experience this? Any fixes if so?
    02-17-2011 08:11 AM
  2. joeh177's Avatar
    I'm also having the same problem with the weather.
    02-17-2011 08:30 AM
  3. reednatron's Avatar
    My GPS works great.
    02-17-2011 08:32 AM
  4. loopy12's Avatar
    my gps works great. there is a solar flare that disrupted radio and gps in china and is said to work its way around the globe..biggest in years...they say it can disrupt gps as well as other things
    02-17-2011 09:47 AM
  5. frogstofall's Avatar
    After a hard reset, it seems to be better now. I hope I don't have to do that every time. That will drive me nuts. Its the little things.......
    02-17-2011 09:51 AM
  6. mrro82's Avatar
    My GPS is working fina and has been since Monday. Like loopy said, there was a CME (Coronal Mass Ejection) that might be disrupting satellites. It was a big one too.
    02-17-2011 10:25 AM
  7. CutRiteFX's Avatar
    Mine also has been working fine inside or outside.
    02-17-2011 10:47 AM
  8. kg4zxk's Avatar
    I've noticed inside issues.
    02-17-2011 11:17 PM
  9. Simba501's Avatar
    My GPS works well and have not had a problem with weather.

    Haven't tested GPS inside much though...
    02-17-2011 11:21 PM
  10. frogstofall's Avatar
    Yeah, the GPS on this phone is awful inside. At least for me. Its still using triangulation. Very frustrating. Sigh... The problem for me is that I am spoiled by the iPhone 4 but I've been wanting to get away from that thing for so long now.

    Moto Atrix maybe?? Hrrmmm....
    02-18-2011 09:01 AM
  11. reednatron's Avatar
    If you think the Inspire's GPS is bad, borrow a Captivate for a minute or two and then see how you feel.

    My Inspire's GPS works inside a 2 story building with a metal roof, so I am satisfied
    02-18-2011 09:40 AM
  12. grasstrout's Avatar
    GPS works great on my inspire inside or out...I wouldn't expect anything less from HTC

    Sent from my Inspire 4G
    02-18-2011 10:19 AM
  13. Garz's Avatar
    Yeah the GPS is off. Cant check into Foursquare accurately with this phone
    02-18-2011 03:35 PM
  14. jcbays's Avatar
    My GPS is working great inside and outside in Kansas. Used it about 15 times in two days with no problems.
    02-18-2011 04:03 PM
  15. gtg465x's Avatar
    GPS working amazingly here. Better than an iPhone 4 and makes me wonder if my old Captivate even had a GPS chip.
    02-19-2011 10:57 AM
  16. hail2030#AC's Avatar
    I really want to get rid of the Captivate due to the horrible GPS!! Im gonna try to get the Inspire for cheap without upgrading my contract
    02-20-2011 11:45 PM
  17. frogstofall's Avatar
    Im still having problems with the weather widget thinking I'm in a city that I'm not in. Anyone else experiencing this? Got a fix? The hard rests are getting tedious.
    02-23-2011 07:55 AM