GPS - Change u-blox mode to "Automotive"

Support Article No. 1653
Latest updated: 8/6/2014

ISSUE:

The GPS on your Handheld device will not update the location when you are moving.

Solution

There is a setting in the u-center program, that solves a problem where the GPS won't “update” the location when you are moving. The following solution improves the GPS navigation abilities when moving around:

  1. Open u-center.
  2. Connect to GPS module (default port is COM3, baudrate 9600):
  3. Go to View > Configuration View.
  4. Click NAV5 (Navigation 5) on the left side list.
  5. Set “Dynamic Model” to “4 – Automotive”.
  6. Click “Send” button in the lower left corner:
  7. Switch to CFG (configuration) tab in left side list.
    Select “Save current configuration”.
    At "Devices:" select all 4 list entries.
    (To select all entries, tap and hold pen/mouse on first entry and move down to last entry. Release pen/mouse)
    Click "Send" button in the lower left corner:
  8.  Click Receiver > Action > Save Config:

  9. Done.