Friday, March 27, 2015

(Tasker) How To Toggle Gps To High Accuracy When Opening Maps on Android no root

Tasker GPS High Accuracy maps no root android

Here's how i created a Tasker profile to turn GPS to high accuracy when Google Maps is open (or any other app) without having root:



what you need:
1- Tasker
2- Autoinput
3- No Root needed 

Steps:
1- From Tasker's profiles tab click on (+) ---> application and choose Google Maps (or whichever app you want)
2- In the Enter Task menu you'll choose New Task, for the name you can type in something indicative for example "Turn GPS ON"
3- Click on the (+) ---> Settings---> Location settings
4- Click (+) next to If and type AON next to the % sign to make it %AON , choose doesn't equal and in the value field type 1
5- Go back and click (+) --->Task---> wait ---> 1 second and repeat step 4
6-Go back and click (+) ----> plugin---> Autoinput--->action--->  the small pencil symbol next to configuration--->easy setup ---> close---> navigate to location settings ----> expand status bar---->click on add where it says selecting field ---> click on mode ----> choose accept from selected field---> choose tasker from recent apps when prompted---->select "element text: mode"---> select click"---> click the checkmark on the top right----> repeat step 4 
7- Go back and click (+) --->Task---> wait ---> 5 millisecond and repeat step 4
8- Go back and click (+) ----> plugin---> Autoinput--->action--->  the small pencil symbol next to configuration--->easy setup ---> close---> navigate to location settings ----> click on "mode"--->expand status bar---->click on "add" where it says selecting field ---> click on "High Accuracy" ----> choose accept from selected field---> choose Tasker from recent apps when prompted---->select "element text: High Accuracy"---> select click"---> click the check-mark on the top right----> repeat step 4 
9- Go back and click (+) ----> variables---> variable set---> in the name field type "%AON ----> in the to field type 1
10- Go back and click (+) ---->app---> launch app--->choose Google maps (or whichever app you want)
11- Go back and click (+) ----> task---> wait----> 20 seconds
12- Go back and click (+) ----> variables---> variable set---> in the name field type "%AON ----> in the to field type 2




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