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1% of our users have noticed a high battery use while app is not providing navigation.
In our Scout Android v3.11 and higher we have added a setting to turn off background location.
Please install or upgrade to Scout v3.11 from within Google Play.
Start Scout app, select Me, select Gear Icon in upper Right hand corner, in here you will see Background Location - set to off.
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Telenav Support Team