BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-02-2009, 08:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Model: 9300
PIN: N/A
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 254
Post Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default GPS broken?

Please Login to Remove!

Options -> Advanced -> GPS -> Refresh GPS

The result is all 0 with 0 satellites.

I've tried many times. What could be the problem?

Thanks!
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 08:49 AM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
akosnitzky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Southern Florida
Model: 9650
OS: 6.0.0.333
Carrier: Verizon BIS
Posts: 14,484
Post Thanks: 6
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (Lets Go Canes!)

Pull the battery and place back and see what happens. I am on wap so I don't know which device you are using.
__________________
------
Follow @akosnitzky on Twitter

LET'S GO CANES!
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 09:20 AM   #3 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
 
takeshi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Houston
Model: 8310
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 7,741
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

If the OP is actually using an 8100 (without a GPS puck) that could be the problem.
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 09:34 AM   #4 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Model: 8310
PIN: N/A
Carrier: 8310
Posts: 11
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Are you in the room?
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 09:42 AM   #5 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Model: 9300
PIN: N/A
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 254
Post Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

8310, 4.5

Tried several times outdoors in open fields.

I am now inside so can't test right now.
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 10:23 AM   #6 (permalink)
Appleinator
 
Dubdub's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: New Hampshire
Model: App6+
OS: AJBR549
PIN: Ask
Carrier: ATT & Verizon
Posts: 20,036
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 777 Times in 737 Posts
Default

The 8100 does not have an internal GPS.

BlackBerry - Pearl - Specifications
__________________
-->>BB FAQ

-->>Stinsonddog's Tip Site!

-->>Twitter


If someone helps, tell them by clicking the Thanks button.!!
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 04:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Model: 9300
PIN: N/A
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 254
Post Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

pulled battery and it's working now. I've rebooted it several times (w/o pulling the battery) but that did not help
Offline  
Old 11-02-2009, 06:04 PM   #8 (permalink)
Appleinator
 
Dubdub's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: New Hampshire
Model: App6+
OS: AJBR549
PIN: Ask
Carrier: ATT & Verizon
Posts: 20,036
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 777 Times in 737 Posts
Default

See above. The BB 8100 does not have GPS. Are you trying to use a BT puck?
__________________
-->>BB FAQ

-->>Stinsonddog's Tip Site!

-->>Twitter


If someone helps, tell them by clicking the Thanks button.!!
Offline  
Old 11-03-2009, 10:05 AM   #9 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Model: 8900
PIN: N/A
Carrier: O2
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

i have never got mine to work. i have a 8900 curve, and outside or inside, differnt parts of the cournty, and it still doesn't work
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Fi-Shock EA2M-FS AC Low Impedance Energizer, 2-Mile
$45.8
Fi-Shock EA2M-FS AC Low Impedance Energizer, 2-Mile pictureParmak Magnum 12 Solar Pak Low Impedance 12 Volt Battery Operated 30
$311.06
Parmak Magnum 12 Solar Pak Low Impedance 12 Volt Battery Operated 30 pictureParmak DF SP LI Solar Pak 6 Low Impedance 6 Volt Battery Operated
$205.04
Parmak DF SP LI Solar Pak 6 Low Impedance 6 Volt Battery Operated pictureRED SNAP'R EAC25M-RS LOW IMPEDANCE FENCE CONTROLLER 25 MILES ANIMALS BRAND NEW
$74.99
RED SNAP'R EAC25M-RS LOW IMPEDANCE FENCE CONTROLLER 25 MILES ANIMALS BRAND NEW  pictureHP 4194A Impedance/Gain-Phase Analyzer With Measurement Unit
$5499.99
HP 4194A Impedance/Gain-Phase Analyzer With Measurement Unit picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.