Welcome to the AngelSense Support Center

Troubleshooting

Handling false notifications

Here is a video to help explain false alerts and how AngelSense overcomes GPS limitations...

Advanced Troubleshooting Steps (GPS 1)

Advanced Troubleshooting guidance for your device...

Why is my Listen-In or AngelCall not going through?

Cellular coverage, unauthorized number, and blocked caller ID may prevent the call...

Troubleshooting "No Communication" (GPS 1)

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

Installing the app

Guidance on downloading the app...

Device is not charging

Charge the device, turn it on, and take it out with you in transit...

If your device gets submerged in water (GPS 1)

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

Using when app shows "No Communication"

Determining the child’s location when the device is not communicating...

Preserving battery life (GPS 1)

Guidance on ways to preserve battery life...

Restart or Shutdown Device Remotely (GPS 2)

The GPS 2 device has the option to do a restart or to shut down the device remotely, from your app.  Instances when a Restart may be needed: 

Login Issues

Guidance for issues with logging in...

GPS reception issues

Indoors GPS typically has no reception. This normally does not impact the app...

Activating a replacement device (GPS 1)

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

App not loading

Suggested steps to help resolve issues of the app not loading...

Notifications delay

Departure notifications are delayed by a few minutes to minimize false alerts...

Removing the battery (GPS 2 )

Guidance on removing the battery from the device...

Lots of "No Communication" entries during the day

If this happens in a particular location, it is likely a local cell reception issue. This can appear as many “No Communication” entries

Remote App and Device Software Update (GPS2)

An important remote device software update is being rolled out to all users. It will enable deployment of future new features and some fixes. 1.

Removing the battery (GPS 1)

Guidance on removing the battery from the device...

Why does the GPS have errors in downtown areas?

guidance on GPS errors in downtown areas...

Remote App and Device Software Update (GPS 1)

An important remote device software update is being rolled out to all users. It enables AngelCall and Alarm features for all GPS 1 devices and

Why do I get "No Communication" after I reactivate my account?

Guidance on the device not communicating after reactivating your account...

Notification missing

Guidance on missing notifications...

Calling device causing missing transit

On the GPS 1, the device cannot transmit GPS data when using Listen-In...

Empty timeline (GPS 1)

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

Accessing the "Help Center"

Our "Help Center" is full of useful information right at your fingertips...

Why am I getting the error "Illegal Hotspot Name"?

When given this error message, you should make sure to check the characters within the name...

System not generating an Unknown place

The device must be in the location for at least 5 minutes for it to create a location in the schedule...