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mstupka [Xiaomi]
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 ==== HTC ==== ==== HTC ====
 //​Standard/​Extreme Power Saving Mode// - switch it OFF //​Standard/​Extreme Power Saving Mode// - switch it OFF
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 +**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​htc >>**
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 ==== Samsung ==== ==== Samsung ====
  
   * **Android 6+** - settings > battery > //Power saving mode OFF// + battery use > "​next"​ (three dots)  button in topbar > battery use optimization > click on "Apps are not optimized"​ and select "All apps" and here finally find Locus Map and switch the optimization OFF for it.   * **Android 6+** - settings > battery > //Power saving mode OFF// + battery use > "​next"​ (three dots)  button in topbar > battery use optimization > click on "Apps are not optimized"​ and select "All apps" and here finally find Locus Map and switch the optimization OFF for it.
   * **Android 7** - Apps > ...(menu) Special Access > Optimize battery usage -> (drop down) All apps -> look for Locus and switch off switcher near it.   * **Android 7** - Apps > ...(menu) Special Access > Optimize battery usage -> (drop down) All apps -> look for Locus and switch off switcher near it.
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 +**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​samsung >>**
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 ==== Huawei/​Honor ==== ==== Huawei/​Honor ====
-Settings > Apps > Advanced > Ignore optimizations > All apps > disable optimizations for Locus Map +There are several tips. Check out which one fits for your device: 
 +  * Settings > Apps > Advanced > Ignore optimizations > All apps > disable optimizations for Locus Map 
 +  * Settings > Apps > Settings button > Special access > Ignore optimizations > Locus Map Free/Pro > Allow 
 +  * Settings > Battery > '​disable'​ Power saving mode, '​disable'​ Ultra power saving 
 +  * Settings > Battery > Settings button > '​disable'​ close excessively power-intensive apps 
 +  * Settings > Battery > Close apps after screen lock > '​disable'​ for Locus Map Free/Pro and all related add-ons, like e.g. [[manual:​user_guide:​geocaching:​import|Geocaching4Locus]] 
 +Tips also on [[https://​support.strava.com/​hc/​en-us/​articles/​216942547-How-to-fix-GPS-recording-issues-on-Huawei-phones|Strava support site >>​]] 
 +=== Huawei/​Honor Android 8+ === 
 +  * phone settings > apps > Settings button > Special access > Ignore optimizations > Locus Map Free/Pro > Allow 
 +  * phone settings > battery > '​disable'​ Power saving mode, '​disable'​ Ultra power saving 
 +  * phone settings > battery > App launch > '​disable'​ automatic and keep all three '​manual'​ settings enabled 
 +In Locus Map, better results are with disabled Settings > GPS > Google Services assisted location. 
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 +**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​huawei >>​** 
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 ==== Sony ==== ==== Sony ====
 Do not use //STAMINA mode//. Do not use //STAMINA mode//.
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 +**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​sony >>**
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 ==== Nexus ==== ==== Nexus ====
-Switch //Battery saver, battery optimization// ​of or exclude Locus from its activity.+Switch //Battery saver, battery optimization// ​off or exclude Locus from its activity. 
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 +**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​google >>​** 
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 ==== Xiaomi ==== ==== Xiaomi ====
  
     * **Android older than 6.0** - turn //​Standard/​Advanced Power Saving Mode// OFF     * **Android older than 6.0** - turn //​Standard/​Advanced Power Saving Mode// OFF
     * **Android 6+ (MIUI 8+)**     * **Android 6+ (MIUI 8+)**
-      * Security > Battery > Battery saver > OFF+      * Security > Battery > Battery saver > OFF or Settings > Battery & performance > Manage apps battery usage > Power saving modes > OFF
       * Security > Battery > App Battery Saver > select Locus Map > No restrictions       * Security > Battery > App Battery Saver > select Locus Map > No restrictions
       * Security > Manage apps > Permissions > Autostart > Locus Map ON       * Security > Manage apps > Permissions > Autostart > Locus Map ON
-      * lock Locus Map in RAM when you want to use it in background: start Locus Map > minimize it > open RAM manager > drag Locus icon downwards and tap the lock icon.+      ​* Security > Battery > Settings icon (top right corner of the screen) > Clear cache when device is locked > Never 
 +      ​* lock Locus Map in RAM when you want to use it in background: start Locus Map > minimize it > open RAM manager > drag Locus icon downwards and tap the lock icon
       * //Optional if nothing above helps//: Settings > Additional settings > Developer options (this option is activated after several taps on phone info > MIUI version) > turn OFF RAM optimization       * //Optional if nothing above helps//: Settings > Additional settings > Developer options (this option is activated after several taps on phone info > MIUI version) > turn OFF RAM optimization
  
-<​WRAP ​center ​round tip> +<WRAP round tip 60%> 
-Some devices (e.g. Motorola) enable **excluding location service** from battery optimization.+**See also https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​xiaomi >>​** 
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 +Some devices (e.g. Motorola) enable **excluding location service** from battery optimization. For more information about battery optimization of other mobile phone vendors, please see **https://​dontkillmyapp.com/​**.
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 ===== Battery optimization apps ===== ===== Battery optimization apps =====
manual/faq/gps_lost_fix_android6.1525417637.txt.gz · Last modified: 2018/05/04 09:07 by mstupka