I have an HTC Wildfire S and Maps were working fine - however, I now only get a black square where the map should be. It is the same on Navigation - the driving directions work, so the gps is functioning, but the map does not show.
Does anyone have any ideas on how to solve this?
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In order for you to use GPS on your phone in applications such as Footprints and Google Maps, please first turn on GPS. Press MENU on the Home screen > Settings > Location > Use GPS satellites.
If you are having trouble connecting to a GPS satellite, try the following to see if you can help.
1. Make sure that Use wireless networks is checked in the settings menu located at MENU > Settings > Location > Use GPS satellites.
2. Make sure you have a clear unobstructed view of the sky. Things such a ceilings, roofs, and weather may affect GPS performance.
3. To achieve the best performance, try to place yourself in an area for there is a 360 degree view of the sky. Tall buildings and walls may slightly affect GPS performance.
hi there i would like to know where you ask your question when you have a problem as i can only ask a general question for an answer i see your question onscreen but don't know how to do this i have a problem with google maps on my samsung sgh f480 it says i need a working data connection but everything else works fine but google maps will not work