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K154 Enable tracking on Iridium 9575

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How to enable GPS and SBD Tracking with the Iridium Extreme
Tracking Info:
Go to MENU
  1. Setup
  2. Location Options
  3. GPS Options
Real Time will waste battery life because it consistently tries to update GPS.
Please set to 5-10 minutes.
 
To set your Tracking Frequency: 
Go to MENU
  1. Setup
  2. Location Options
  3. Message Options
  4. Regular Update
  5. Update Frequency
 
Now multiple choices are available:  No Update / Startup Only / 5 minutes / 10 minutes / 30 minutes / 1 hour / 4 hours / 8 hours / 12 hours / 18 hours / 1 day / 3 days / 1 week
Please select the frequency for how often the Iridium Extreme reports to SPSTRACK. 
 
The Iridium Extremeâ„¢ GPS and Location-Based Service features allow you
to view, send, or restrict your location information. There are four main
components to setup and use these features:

• Location Options Setup Menu: located in the Iridium Extreme™ main
menu in the setup section, Location Options Options is where you
customize your GPS, emergency, message, and format options.

• Programmable SOS button: this red button is located on the top of
the phone, under a protective cover. By removing the cover and and
pressing the red button you can send your location information to your
designated contact in the event of an emergency.

• Location Convenience Key: located on the right side of the phone, you
can to press this key to view your location and share it via SMS to either
a pre-programmed “Quick GPS” contact, send it in a message to a new contact or to send a quick Check In to the SPSTRACK server to mark your position.
 
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Article ID: 70
Category: SPSTRACK
Date added: 2015-09-29 00:45:27
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