Trigger - GPS Status Event

The trigger GPS Status Event is executed, when the system start or stops to use GPS.


  • Vibrate when the system begins to use GPS for information purposes.
GPS Status Event
The type of the event:
  • Started: executes the trigger when the system starts to use GPS
  • Stopped: executes the trigger when the system stops to use GPS
  • First fix received: executes the trigger when the system uses GPS and the first fix has just been determined
  • Satellite status changed: executes the trigger when the satellite status changes (usually very frequent)
A variable is a container for a value that can be used in many actions and conditions to dynamically define a part of a text.
See action Script for a description.

Supplied Variables
the time the trigger executed
typ of the event (1=started, 2=stopped, 3=first fix, 4=satellite status)
list containing strings each containing the information of one satellite
number of milliseconds between turning on GPS and receiving the first fix, contains 0 or the last value when no fix was determined yet