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In order to be able to track the device, it must have one or more of the following1. Mobile network (and SIM card if it is GSM or LTE capable CDMA). GPRS or better for internet tracking. Must be SMS capable for SMS tracking.2. Wi-Fi3. Ethernet (yes, android supports this)
Answer to both is: "Depends". Airplane mode What is that nowadays, where air planes allow you to use WiFi and Bluetooth? Don't say this is an unrelated question in this context. Not only does the term originate there, but it can be as variable as how each airline deals with it: $ adb shell settings get global airplane_mode_radios cell,nfc,wimax,bluetooth,...
The problem is called geometric dilution of precision. In a simplistic view, the GPS system computes the distances between the receiver and a set of at least 4 visible satellites. Each of those distances has precision/error associated with it. The precision/error of the final location fix depends not only on the individual distance precision/error values, ...
Android collects information about WiFi routers through the normal course of WiFi operation. You cannot get around this fact if you want to use WiFi. During normal WiFi operation the device listens for management packets like beacons that are sent from WiFi access points, and this information, which is used to communicate with WiFi APs, can be used to ...
You can send feedback from within Google Maps: Open the Google Maps app maps. Touch the Menu . Touch Send feedback > Send app feedback. Note: If you want to send feedback about the blue dot that shows your location, touch Report location issues.
If you have added your google account on it. then you can use below link to find it. https://security.google.com/settings/intro/security/find-your-phone?continue=https://myaccount.google.com/?utm_source%3DOGB&utm_source=OGB
Nope. Since there isn't anything technically wrong with the gps in your phone and it's just the location of where you are that throws it off, the best thing to do is just go outside and see if the signal is stronger from outside the building or deal with it. Google maps doesn't currently have any features that allow users to correct their location. You can ...
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