Disable GPS requirements for Theta S

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Disable GPS requirements for Theta S

Postby LucianConstantin » 22 Mar 2019, 13:40

Hello Everyone,

After a recent update of Theta S application (current 1.22.1) on my android (9) phone it constantly force me to activate GPS to take pictures.
At application opening I could ignore the warning, but when I want to take pictures it tells me "The GPS function is not turned on at the device. Do you want to open the settings screen and turn on GPS?" but I cannot choose NO because it tells me that it cannot connect to the camera.
Yes, I would like to gather GPS data when I'm taking outside pictures, but when I'm inside what is the point?
Is it a bug of the app or may be some how turned off/on just when needed?
On the User Guide is specified that "If a still image is taken while connected to a smartphone with a GPS function enabled, position information is recorded for the photo." but mine it forces me to activate the GPS when I don't want to. ;)
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