Join Dan Gookin for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding image-location information, part of Android Tips and Tricks (2015).
- The images you snap using your Android phone…or tablet can store location information.…Known as a geotag, this information can be used…to pinpoint the exact spot where the picture was taken.…It's a nifty feature, but it also may be something…you prefer not to use.…Either way, you can easily enable or disable the geotag.…To enable location information for a picture,…you need to enter the camera app.…This is the Google Camera app.…Your Android may use this same app or something similar.…
The steps to enable or disable the location information…work pretty much the same.…So you start the camera app and choose Settings.…In the Google Camera app, swipe in from the left edge…of the screen and tap the gear icon.…Slide the master control by Save location…to the on position.…Likewise, to disable this feature, slide the switch…to the off position.…Once the geotag feature is activated,…location information is stored on all photos…you snap with your phone or tablet.…
That's the same latitude and longitude data…obtained from the device's GPS that's used in the Maps app.…
- Finding and managing apps
- Shooting video
- Editing images
- Enjoying some tunes
- Reading ebooks
- Exploring Google Now
- Saving maps
- Printing from your Android
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Working with Apps and Widgets
2. Camera and Photo Tips
3. Recreational Activities
4. General Tips and Tricks
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