1. jeffrey todaro's Avatar
    i know how to put the gps on but does that circle icon with the cross in it the gps icon always have to be showing or can i make it dissappear from the home screen
    03-02-09 07:40 PM
  2. Username0223's Avatar
    I believe it always shows. I know mine does.

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    03-02-09 08:07 PM
  3. elvin1983's Avatar
    Yeah, mine too, and I deleted Blackberry maps, and I don't have my GPS on... oh well...
    03-02-09 08:22 PM
  4. chelseytx's Avatar
    the symbol is the indicator that your GOS is set to "Location - ON"

    this means that programs can use it when ever.

    if you want the icon to go away effectively turning off the gps do the following:

    options - advanced - gps - gps services - 911 only

    note that this will turn your gps off and when you use a program that requires gps you will always have to watch for the dialogue box that will pop up and ask for permission to use gps.
    Last edited by chelseytx; 03-02-09 at 11:34 PM.
    03-02-09 11:30 PM