Guardian GPS 2

Turning on / restarting the device

Plug into the charger and press the power button until the device vibrates and turns on...

The Belt

Guidance on the Belt accessory for the GPS 2 device...

Troubleshooting "No Communication"

When the app does not get location updates for at least 30 minutes, the app shows "No Communication"...

Wearing accessories

Wearing accessories and some of the different options they allow... 

*NEW* AngelCall

Talk to your child at any time, without them needing to “pick up” or click anything!

Device Size and Weight (GPS 2)

Note: GPS 1 Guidance (AT&T or T-Mobile) is available here   Size: 4.31"  x 2.32"  x 0.47"  Weight: 3.

Getting started

Download the app, login, charge the device, turn it on, and take it with you in transit...

Device is on indication

Guidance on how to determine if your device is powered on...

Advanced Troubleshooting Steps

Advanced Troubleshooting guidance for your device...

Preserving battery life

Guidance on ways to preserve battery life...

Securing the device to clothing

Guidance on attaching the device to clothes...

Charging the device

Plug in the charger and wait for the audible message "Device is charging"...

Locating Indoors Using Wi-Fi Hotspots

The GPS 2 device now supports the option to locate your child indoors using Wi-Fi!...

Using Listen-In

Guidance on how to use the Listen-In feature...

Connecting GPS 2 to Wi-Fi

A new feature allowing you to connect your device to Wi-Fi networks!...

Mobile Hotspot

Use Mobile Hotspot to get a sense for your proximity to your child...

Device status

Overview of the status bar in the app...

*NEW* Alarm

Alarm feature to help you locate your child when nearby in a crowd, indoors, or hiding...

Indoors Tracking

Different tools to overcome indoor GPS limitations...

*NEW* AngelCall Settings

Configure AngelCall Settings from your app's main Menu by clicking on Settings and General...

Battery life

Average battery life of the GPS 2 device...

Empty timeline

Charge your device, turn it on, and take it outside...

Mapping Large Indoors Places like School

Using Wi-Fi to map out indoor locations...

Adjusting the volume of the charging audible indication

The device gives an audible indication when plugged in and you have the option of turning this audible indication up or down...

Activating a replacement device

Primary Guardians can activate a device from the app's main Menu via Settings and General...

Removing the battery

Guidance on removing the battery from the device...

Is the device waterproof?

Water projected against the device has no harmful effect. Device should not be submerged in water...

Charging indication

Guidance on how to verify if your device is charging...

Why is my device's screen blacked out?

Due to the advanced features of this device, the device is locked from direct client access...

Wi-Fi Networks not loading

Guidance on Wi-Fi networks not loading...

If your device gets submerged in water

Steps to try to and salvage a device that has been submerged in water...

*NEW* Alarm Settings

Configure Alarm Settings from the app's main Menu under Settings and General...

AngelCall going through as Listen-In

AngelCall can go through as Listen-In due to poor cellular reception...

GPS signal indicator not on status bar

If the location is Wi-Fi based instead of GPS based, it will show Wi-Fi on the status bar...

How do I update reminder notifications?

You can update your reminder notifications from your app's main Menu by clicking "Settings" and "General"...

Device Buttons

Guidance on the device's buttons...

Configure default Call mode for GPS 2

Set up the default call mode for when a Guardian calls the device's phone number directly (not through the app)...

Monitor Calls on GPS 2 (Call Logs)

Use "My Account" in your app's main Menu to monitor minutes used and call details...

How to "Forget" a Wi-Fi network

You can "Forgot" a Wi-Fi network from your app's main Menu by clicking on Settings and "Device Updates"...

What are the reminder notifications?

Guidance on reminder notifications...