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The gps is left on when the application goes to background.

It needs to be turned off.

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      • Cliff commented  · 

        When background locations is set to no, after closing and removing the app via app switcher, locations in settings still show this app currently using location services. Why?

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        GPS use should be stopped 5-10 minutes after closing the app. That way it doesn't have to reload each time the app is opened during periods of frequent use, but doesn't drain the battery.

      • George commented  · 

        Galaxy Note 2 on Verizon. GPS stays on after closing app. No way to turn off after use. Must kill app or reboot.
        No other GPS app has this problem.

      • RONICASTRO commented  · 

        If you turn off the background alerts it turns off the location services on the iPhone when the app is not active. Does that solve your problem?

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        Agreed. gps left on drains the battery quickly. I have to force close the app to stop the gps on Galaxy Nexus cdma.

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