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Update GPS Assist Data on your camera without using the PlayMemories Home app

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  1. Insert a memory card in your camera.
  2. Connect your camera to a computer with an internet connection using the supplied USB cable.
  3. Set the camera to Mass Storage mode.
  4. Download the GPS assist data file.
    • The file is saved to your computer's Download folder.
  5. Copy the assistme.dat file to the \Private\SONY\GPS folder on your memory card.
    • If there is no \Private\SONY\GPS folder, use your computer to create it.
  6. Disconnect the USB cable. The GPS Assist Data is updated on your camera automatically.
    • To confirm that the GPS Assist Data is updated, check your camera for A Use GPS Assist Data menu item.