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Old 02-10-2009, 10:32 AM
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Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

Is there anyway to hack or something Google Maps so that it starts in GPS mode. I only turn it on if I want GPS as well and I get tired of always having to go into menu manually to turn on the gps. thanks
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Old 02-10-2009, 10:55 AM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

I wonder if there is a registry edit for this?
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Old 02-10-2009, 10:56 AM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

I like to know as well...
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Old 02-10-2009, 10:58 AM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

Huh, weird it always starts GPS if I close with it checked.
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Old 02-10-2009, 11:38 AM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

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Huh, weird it always starts GPS if I close with it checked.
It doesnt do that on mine...(
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Old 02-10-2009, 11:40 AM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

Why go into the menu? Why not just add a plugin to the Today screen like BAF GPS Toggle
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Old 02-10-2009, 12:50 PM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

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Huh, weird it always starts GPS if I close with it checked.
That was it! I can't believe I never did this. If you choose GPS in the menu and then exit also from the menu NOT by hitting the "X" to close then it will save your settings and gps auto come on next time you start. Thanks Genjinaro for letting us know how is works for you. keep it simple stupid, and yet I still missed it.
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Old 02-10-2009, 02:57 PM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

I think this was just fixed in the newest version. I always exit Google Maps with "Use GPS" checked, but only noticed that it stuck with the new Latitude version.
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Old 02-10-2009, 03:53 PM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

That is a new change with the new Latitude version. Mine works whether I "x" out our use the menue to exit.
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Old 02-10-2009, 06:58 PM
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Re: Google Maps starting in GPS mode???

The newest one always starts in GPS mode.
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