Given below screenshot outline how you can configure or view the GPS settings of your Nokia N8 Mobile. In order to view or change your Nokia N8′s GPS Settings you need to navigate to Application Settings from your main menu. Once you are in Application Settings, select the option labelled Positioning. From the Positioning Menu you can configure or view Positioning methods, Positioning server, Reminder settings & Notation preferences.
All these Positioning related setting will control how your Nokia N8 mobile uses the GPS functionality. You will be able to turn on or off Assisted GPS, Integrated GPS, Bluetooth GPS, Wi-Fi / Network and Network based positioning methods. In case you do turn on the Assisted GPS functionality, your N8 will connect to internet to lock the GPS position of your mobile and GPRS charges may apply. Have a look at below screenshot to know how exactly you can change / view GPS settings of Nokia N8 mobile.