Apple® iPad® - Turn GPS Location On / Off

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings Settings icon > Privacy.
  2. Tap Location Services.
  3. Tap the Location Services switch to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
  4. If location services is turned on, tap the desired location service (Maps, Weather, Find iPhone, etc.).
    The location service gives you a choice of when to use and is enabled when a check mark is present (options may vary with app):
    • Never
    • While Using the App
    • Always
  5. Tap Back icon Location Services in the upper-left to go back.
  6. Tap System Services.
  7. Tap the desired system service switches to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off:
    Available options may vary based on model.
    • Call Network Search
    • Compass Calibration
    • Emergency SOS
    • Find My iPad
    • HomeKit
    • Location-Based Alerts
    • Location-Based Apple Ads
    • Location-Based Suggestions
    • Motion Calibration & Distance
    • Setting Time Zone
    • Share My Location
    • Wi-Fi Calling
    • Wi-Fi Networking
    • Frequent Locations