My iPhone Location Is Wrong! Here’s The Fix.

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Rick Frohloff Firefox On your computer, open Firefox and go to Google Maps. Temporarily disable antivirus or security software and check with the issue. PranavMishra Replied on January 23, Here, tap the green toggle next to Frequent Locations to turn it off. Please follow the steps given below.

First Things First: Check The App

My Location

The blue dot shows where you are. How Maps finds your current location Maps estimates where you are from sources like: Your phone's location, if you have Location History turned on. Give Maps location permission in your browser To center the map where you are, you'll need to give Maps permission to see your location. Chrome On your computer, open Chrome and go to Google Maps. If you see a message that says "Google Maps does not have permission to use your location," follow the steps below.

In the top right, click More. In the "Privacy and security" section, click Content settings. But if you move and take your Wi-Fi router with you, then it might take Apple some time to update the saved information that tells them where that network is. This means, if you connect to a Wi-Fi network Apple thinks it knows the location of, your iPhone could think you are somewhere else entirely.

Eventually, Apple will update the location information, but it may take a while. You can also help try to speed up the Location Services update by asking your iPhone to forget known locations or simply stop using known locations for a little while. Here, tap the green toggle next to Frequent Locations to turn it off. I also suggest you go down to the history portion of the page and tap Clear History.

You may have to wait a day or so for your iPhone to send its most recent location to Apple. If your iPhone location is wrong after that, there are still a few things you can try! Take heart and read on. The software that runs your iPhone is complicated. Thankfully, you can reset all of your Location Services settings. This will change your location and privacy settings back to the way they were when you first got your iPhone.

Do this, and then try using an app like Maps or Weather again. If your iPhone location is still wrong even after you reset Location Services, try doing a backup and restoring your iPhone from iTunes. One of my favorite things about the iPhone is the Find My iPhone feature. But, you may ask yourself, could Find My iPhone be wrong? For Find My iPhone to work, an iPhone has to be turned on and able to send location information to Apple. If you are on a business plan or share your Apple ID with your extended family, you may have hit the total number of iPhones that can share a Find My iPhone account.

Set Automatically should have a green spot next to it. Find My iPhone needs a connection to collect location information and send it to Apple. Make sure the iPhone is on a cellular network or at least a Wi-Fi network.

If the network connection is to blame, you can turn Airplane Mode on and back off again to try to reset it. We will follow the troubleshooting methods to get the issue resolved.

Please go to the link given below download and run the troubleshooting file. Here select your current location. Temporarily disable antivirus or security software and check with the issue. Security software can help protect your computer against viruses and other security threats.

In most cases, you shouldn't disable your antivirus software. If you have to temporarily disable it to install other software, you should re-enable it as soon as you're done. If you're connected to the Internet or a network while your antivirus software is disabled, your computer is. Make sure that the Date and Time settings are correct. Some secure sites require that the date and time match the date and time of the secure site.

Make sure that the Date and Time settings are correct on the computer. To do this, follow these steps: I hope this resolves your issue, please write to us if you have any other Windows related issue.

Did this solve your problem? Sorry this didn't help. Yes I have had the same problem on two different brand windows tablets and I have not yet found a resolution. If only MS could make it that simple.

I have a Asus tablet running Win8. On the other hand I also have a Dell Venue tablet running Win8. So what your asking for can work as shown with my Asus Vivotab Smart.

I've been searching for a solution for my Dell with no luck so far.

My location

About My Current Location. My Current Location is a Web which will automatically detects your location using GeoLocation. This web application is built using the latest web technology called HTML5 / w3C Geolocation. Geolocation is a way to locate your position on this earth, at short, it tries to look your coordinate (latitude, longitude), and . Aug 07,  · The My Location feature does not seem to work on the Bing Maps app which came installed with Windows 8 have tried making sure the "allow this application to use your location " etc. was checked. My Location Your Location As Seen From the Internet There are many ways to figure out where you are — your IP address, your wireless network connection, which cell tower your device is connected to, built-in GPS hardware.