1. Are you ready for the Galaxy S20? Here is everything we know so far!

Setting my location for weather.

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by bp_e11even, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. bp_e11even

    bp_e11even Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Just watched a demo and the guy was showing that the weather widget knows where you are and will update automatically based on your location. My weather application shows Toronto in the flip clock even though I have my location set as Hamilton. What gives?

    1. Download the Forums for Android™ app!


  2. b0n3z

    b0n3z Newbie

    I have found that the widget doesn't update too frequently. Go into the Weather app and manually update it. Thats what I do.
  3. bp_e11even

    bp_e11even Newbie
    Thread Starter

    It's not that it doesn't update, it won't change from Toronto to my location when I travel. Today I was in 4 different cities and it kept showing Toronto the whole time... isn't it supposed to be getting the weather for my location? Even when I add my city to the list and rearrange it so my city is at the top, it still shows Toronto...
  4. daffyduck

    daffyduck Guest

    Not a problem for me in the UK - updates pretty regularly.

    Check to make sure in your settings that you have Location via Wireless Networks ticked?

    If this does not work, you could also try ticking the Enable GPS Satellites to help the Location process (though I do not use this).
  5. rkky

    rkky Lurker

    I had the same problem when I first got my Hero. It was 'set up' by the guy at the store and would not change the city no matter where I went or how hard I tried to change it. I ended up caving and reset the phone out of frustration and it worked. I live in a twin city area and now it updates automatically whenever I move between the two. Hope this helps.
  6. bp_e11even

    bp_e11even Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Thanks. I work in the same mall where I bought the phone so I'll just drop in and be like, "FIX THIS!!" =)

HTC Hero Forum

The HTC Hero release date was July 2009. Features and Specs include a 3.2" inch screen, 5MP camera, 288GB RAM, MSM7200A processor, and 1350mAh battery.

July 2009
Release Date

Share This Page