How do I turn Location Services On?

How do I turn Location Services On?

Location services needed to be turned on within the general settings as well as give the App permission to access it.

Turning Location On in General Settings: When enabling Location Services, make sure that you select High Accuracy – Uses GPS, WiFi and mobile networks to estimate your location.
Note: If not sure how to turn locations on your device, search “how to turn on locations services for Android device xxx” and follow the instructions.

General Settings - location services on

Turning Location On within the App.

  1. Tap App permissions
  2. Scroll down to Your location
  3. Tap on Red Instant Pot app to activate location

location on in app settings

What does the ICON look like for the OFFICIAL Instant Pot app?

Use the Instant Pot App (red icon)

Red IP smart wifi app icon

How do I name this specific Instant Pot?

How do I name this specific Instant Pot

  • Password must be minimum 6 characters.
  • Red icon indicates minimum character limit has not been reached.
  • Green check mark indicates that they match.

right password wrong length

Passwords must match

Red icon indicates that they do not match. Tap on the eye to reveal characters.

secret key mismatch

password mismatch

On the WiFi password page, why do I see a spinning circle?

If you see this screen, it means that one or both of your Location Services is turned off.

Scenario 1 – Location Services is off in General Settings but on in App Settings
Scenario 2 – Location services is off in General Settings and in App Settings
location services off in general settings

Go to Setting/Apps/Instant Pot/Permissions – Ensure Location is On.
Tap High Accuracy – Uses GPS, WiFi and mobile networks to estimate your location.
Note: Every phone is different. Not sure how to turn locations on your device, search “how to turn on locations services for Android device xxx” and follow the instructions.

On the WiFi password page, why is Instant Pot® asking to access my device’s location?

Location services needed to be turned on within the general settings as well as give the App permission to access it.

Turning Location On in General Settings: When enabling Location Services, make sure that you select High Accuracy – Uses GPS, WiFi and mobile networks to estimate your location.
Note: If not sure how to turn locations on your device, search “how to turn on locations services for Android device xxx” and follow the instructions.

General Settings - location services on

Turning Location On within the App.

  1. Tap App permissions
  2. Scroll down to Your location
  3. Tap on Red Instant Pot app to activate location

location on in app settings