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Alert Area set up

How to set up Alert Areas

Author Aufar Waldi / Category dokiPal Tutorials / Published: Jul-15-2019

 

Location tracking is at the heart of dokiPal; it's always the first thing you see when you open the Doki App! But what if you wanted more control and wanted to get notified everytime a child enters or leaves an area? This is where Alert Area shines.

Alert area allows you to create geo-fences. This means that you can set times to get a notification whenever your child enters or leaves a certain location or area (e.g. school, a friend's home, park etc.)

If the dokiPal (or your child) is not within a pre-set area, you will receive a notification, making this an easy way to know when your child arrives at or leaves a certain area.

Below is a step-by-step guide on how to set up your very first Alert Area!

 

 

Location tracking is at the heart of dokiPal; it's always the first thing you see when you open the Doki App! But what if you wanted more control and wanted to get notified everytime a child enters or leaves an area? This is where Alert Area shines.

Alert area allows you to create geo-fences. This means that you can set times to get a notification whenever your child enters or leaves a certain location or area (e.g. school, a friend's home, park etc.)

If the dokiPal (or your child) is not within a pre-set area, you will receive a notification, making this an easy way to know when your child arrives at or leaves a certain area.

Below is a step-by-step guide on how to set up your very first Alert Area!

 

Step-by-step guide

On dokiApp, tap on a child and swipe up to reveal menu. Tap Alert Area (circled in red)

 

This is the Alert Area page, where you will see all existing Areas. Note that you can make a maximum of 3.

To create a new Alert Area, tap on the '+' button on the top-right corner of the page.

 

Choose the days in which you want to activate the Alert Area e.g. If setting a school alert area, activate it from Monday - Friday.

Search for your chosen location using the search bar, tap on the results closest to where you want to set the alert area

Use the slider on the bottom to set the size of the Alert Area radius

 

You will receive Alert Area notifications through messages on the Doki App.


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Location tracking is at the heart of dokiPal; it's always the first thing you see when you open the Doki App! But what if you wanted more control and wanted to get notified everytime a child enters or leaves an area? This is where Alert Area shines.

Alert area allows you to create geo-fences. This means that you can set times to get a notification whenever your child enters or leaves a certain location or area (e.g. school, a friend's home, park etc.)

If the dokiPal (or your child) is not within a pre-set area, you will receive a notification, making this an easy way to know when your child arrives at or leaves a certain area.

Below is a step-by-step guide on how to set up your very first Alert Area!

 

On dokiApp, tap on a child and swipe up to reveal menu. Tap Alert Area (circled in red)

 

On dokiApp, tap on a child and swipe up to reveal menu. Tap Alert Area (circled in red)

 

Choose the days in which you want to activate the Alert Area e.g. If setting a school alert area, activate it from Monday - Friday.

Search for your chosen location using the search bar, tap on the results closest to where you want to set the alert area

Use the slider on the bottom to set the size of the Alert Area radius

You will receive Alert Area notifications through messages on the Doki App.

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