The Qt Positioning API provides positioning information via QML and Python interfaces.
Currently the API is supported on Android, iOS, macOS, Linux, and Windows (with
GPS receivers exposed as a serial port providing NMEA sentences or using
The Qt Positioning API gives developers the ability to determine a position by using a variety of possible sources, including satellite, or wifi, or text file, and so on. That information can then be used to for example determine a position on a map. In addition satellite information can be retrieved and area based monitoring can be performed.
Using the Module#
To include the definitions of modules classes, use the following directive:
The module also provides QML types .
To load the Qt Positioning module, add the following statement to your .qml files
Articles and Guides#
Positioning introduction for C++
Positioning introduction for QML