How to change location settings Android 9 Pie

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Here’s how to change location settings android 9 Pie. By default turned off GPS in your android 9 Pie and Oreo 8.1. When enable location, it may use sources like GPS, mobile network and Wi-Fi to help find your device’s location. Google may collect your location data and use it to improve android location accuracy and other location based services.

Android 9 Pie location settings includes app location permission, Google location accuracy, Google location history, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi scanning, and more. Also use Google location sharing (Make sure turn on) to share your real-time location with Google. Apply below given settings to change location settings Android 9 Pie.

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How to change location settings Android 9 Pie and Oreo 8.1  

You can enable or disable location in android Pie 9.0 using below given settings.

Step 1: Swipe down notification panel from top of the screen and tap Settings gear icon

Android 9 Pie location settings

Step 2: Scroll down up to location and tap on it

Turned off GPS in android 9 Pie

By default turned off location in your android phone or tablet devices.

Enable or disable location in android Pie 9

Step 3: Turn on toggle “Use location

You can see Wi-Fi scanning and Bluetooth scanning option also in your location settings. It will allow apps and services to scan for Wi-Fi networks at any time, even when Wi-Fi is off. And useful to apps get better location.

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Turn emergency location service on or off Android 9 Pie

By default turned on emergency location in your android device. You can disable it using below settings.

How to change location settings android 9 Pie

Settings > Security & location > Advanced > Location > Advanced > Google Emergency location service

Your android device used this service only when you call or text an emergency number. It will automatically send the location to emergency partners for the helping.

Enable or disable app location permission on Android 9 Pie

You can enable app location permission in android Pie and Oreo using below given settings.

Settings > Location >App permission > Select app > Enable or disable permission

In upcoming Android 10 Q devices, you can individually change app location access from Allowed all the time / Allow only while using the app / Deny.

And that’s it. I hope this little tutorial useful to change location settings android 9 Pie. If you have any kind of question, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for latest updates.

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