Configuring location settings

Apple iPhone 8 on iOS 16.0.0

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Sharing your GPS location with applications such as Maps can be turned on or off. You can change these location settings across your entire device or per app.

  1. Step 1/6

    From within the Settings app, scroll to and tap Privacy & Security.

    The indicator is in the center.
  2. Step 2/6

    Tap Location Services.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  3. Step 3/6

    Tap or slide the Location Services switch to ON.

    Note: If you turn Location Services off, you won't be able to use apps or features that require your location.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  4. Step 4/6

    Select an app.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  5. Step 5/6

    Select your location access preference.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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