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GPS Testing on a Simulator

Girish Vasmatkar
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Hello to all Ranchers,

I have developed a GPS based application using Location API.Now i want to test the application using simulator before the application
is tested on a real device.Also i know that S60 platforms do support Location API but can i test the application on the Simulator? If any one has tested a GPS based application on a simulator please help me on this issue and also provide me with links on the same subject.

Amir Alagic
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Joined: Mar 21, 2006
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For example if you use Sun Microsystems SDK or Sony Ericssons SDK when you run your application in emulator click on MIDlet and then click on external events and under tab location you can set latitude, longitude...
Girish Vasmatkar
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Thank you very much Amir for your reply.But i also want to know how this can be done on a S60 series simulator because this is the simulator we have been using throughout the duration of the application.

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