How do I get rid of the Location Services icon on my iPhone?

How do I get rid of the Location Services icon on my iPhone?

Go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services > System Services and scroll all the way down to Status Bar Icon. Toggle it off, and in an instant, you’ll no longer see the location services icon in your top status bar ANYTIME your system services request your location.

What does it mean when the location icon is white on iPhone?

A hollow or white arrow means that more than one application is using geofencing. Geofencing simply means that an action on your iPhone or iOS will be performed once you change location.

What does the chain icon mean on iPhone?

From what I can gather, it’s a designated icon to tell users that the device is running an Apple OS (OSX, MacOS, iOS) which offers a broader-use hotspot feature which may range from Bluetooth, USB and Wifi hotspot capabilities.

How do I remove location icon?

Stop location tracking on Android devices

  1. Swipe down from the top of the screen so that you see your Quick Settings menu, and long-press on the Location icon, or swipe down, tap the Settings icon, and choose “Location.”
  2. You’re now on the Location page. Find the “Use location” feature at the top and toggle it off.

What’s the orange dot on the iPhone?

The orange light dot on iPhone means an app is using your microphone. When an orange dot appears in the top-right corner of your screen — right above your cellular bars — this means that an app is using your iPhone’s microphone.

Should you leave location services on?

There is no point in keeping your GPS on if you aren’t using any app that utilizes it. But even on the other end, having the GPS turned on won’t drain your battery if no app is actually using it.

How can I Find my iPhone location?

Here’s how to use Find My iPhone from the iCloud website: Visit and log in with the same Apple ID that’s logged in to the iPhone. Select Find iPhone to search for all the devices that are logged in with your Apple ID. Find My iPhone zooms in on the map and shows the location of the device using a green dot.

How do I Find my iPhone icon?

Tap the main Settings icon and then tap your Apple ID banner at the top of the screen. Go to iCloud and then scroll down to Find my iPhone. Select it and make sure it is turned on. Find My iPhone does more than just allow you to track your iPhone in a pinch.

How do I Find my iPhone from my computer?

To use Find My iPhone from a computer, go to and log in with your Apple ID and password. All of your devices will appear on a map. Tap All Devices at the top of the screen to view a list of all the devices that have Find My iPhone turned on and are linked to your Apple ID.

How do you find location on iPhone?

How to find significant locations on your iPhone. Significant Locations settings’ are buried pretty deep. You’ll find them in Settings > Privacy > Location Services > System Services > Significant Locations. You must authenticate yourself to see them, using your passcode, Touch ID or Face ID.