Two missing components on "sky map" app

  wotsitallabout 16:41 12 Oct 2019

Hello All I have downloaded skymap and Skeye astronomy apps, neither work on my new Samsung A10 phone. Skymap tells me that a built in compass and accelerometer are needed and one is missing. What do I do please? Regards

  wee eddie 17:43 12 Oct 2019

Just read a Review of the Samsung A10. It does not have a compass built in

  wotsitallabout 11:15 14 Oct 2019

Hello Eddie Thanks for replying.

I have read as you suggested. Unfortunately,I downloaded a compass and a magnetic sensor, but no joy,I need some education, canyou help.

Best

Alan

  wee eddie 16:09 14 Oct 2019

You've done what I would have done but, I guess, if it says Built In, it means 'built in' not an added App.

  wotsitallabout 08:21 22 Oct 2019

Yes I think I understand, it means that the Samsung A10 will not do astronomy apps Am I right? Thank for help by the way.

Alan

  wee eddie 09:24 22 Oct 2019

No, you're not right or, for that matter, wrong.

The Astronomy Apps that you chose, needed a "Built in" Compass and Accelerometer. There may be Apps that don't make this requirement

  wotsitallabout 10:14 31 Oct 2019

Thanks Eddie I will give that a try.

Regards

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