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  1. Improve message work flow

    When sending a predefined message, the "cursor" should land on the address book icon on the To: line. Adding elevation and lat/long should default to the last choices made. That is, if the last message included lat/long but no elevation, the next message would have lat/long selected but not elevation.Barring that, dropping the cursor on the Send icon means backing up twice to add elevation and lat/long before sending.

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    • Allow multiple groups in a To:

      Currently I'm unable to include multiple groups in the To: line. For example, I want to send a predefined message to Grp1 and Grp2. Grp1 is our emergency contacts, and Grp2 is for casual contacts. Having to send the same message twice incurs more battery load here, and wastes resources with re-sending the same text to different addresses.

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      • Manage groups without a PC

        The requirement to use a PC to manage groups (create, edit, delete) is absurd. Hiking the Appalachian or Pacific Crest Trail and needing a PC to add rescue or support groups? Sitting in an island anchorage with no power for a PC and needing to add mutul support or float plan groups? Driving to Prudehoe Bay or along Baja California with no power for a PC and no way to manage support and safety groups? This is simply ridiculous.

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        • 4 votes
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          • Training

            I am a new Spot Gen 3 owner and user. I have been eternally frustrated with the lack of training and support for new users. The manuals provide decent technical information but no practical information. For a device that is intended to be a lifeline for users, i am extremely disappointed in the available training. As a sidetone, your Youtube videos are embarrassing. there are silly, marketing videos that provide no information for new users. I continue to play with the device and test it but i must admit that it scares me to rely on it with so little…

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            • SpotX upgrade

              When powering down it sometimes will goto another screen that says active processes and you need to push enter again to shut down. Not a problem if you can see it. But if you are in a dark tent with the backlight on, when you push power off the backlight goes out not allowing you to see if it actually powered off or if it is holding on the active processes screen

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              • Improve handling of battery warning while typing message

                When typing a message and you get the 20percent warning if you go back to the previous screen where you were typing your message, you have to start over. It loses all you have done. Needs a fix

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                • Thank you Wladia

                  Wladia helped me get my GPS spot history back that I had lost. From June to 9-6-18 . It was so special to me. Thank you again Wladia

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                  • Be able to add notes to locations

                    First of all, thanks for helping me save my sailboat yesterday. She dragged her anchor during a storm and thanks to the Spot, I was able to get her re-positioned before any damage was done.

                    It would be nice if I could just make a little note on some of my locations. My boat swings around a lot on anchor, so it would be good to note where she sits with the wind out of the east, out of the west, etc. I could imagine this being a helpful feature in a lot of other situations also.

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                    • contact numbers on your bills

                      service center call agents available and ph numbers to talk to people.

                      3 votes
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                      • USB cover not secure

                        Already posted but I want to reiterate - the USB cover is not secure and falls out easily. I can't lose this out on the boat and still have a waterproof secure device. It need to have a more positive connection, something similar to a Garmin chartplotter would be great.

                        14 votes
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                        • Make your website my account page mobile friendly please!

                          Please make this site mobile friendly so we can edit on the go!

                          8 votes
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                          • Ability to delete more than message/location report from the Spot APP at time

                            When reviewing the messages of locations, status reports, etc on the Spot APP, it would be nice to be able to delete more than one message at a time.

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                            • UTM co-ords option on Navigation page

                              Currently the only navigation options are in Degrees. UTM is so much easier to use, Should be an option.. Degrees and their variants just suck for map work

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                              • Custom ICon on Map

                                Many of us use Spot for other than hiking. It would be cool if you could allow us to choose an Icon, instead of the default foot print. Like, gyroplane (me), airplane, kayak, boat, skis, jeep, etc.

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                                • all services contracted.100 PERCENT SATISFIED.

                                  Outstanding Global Star Team Attendance.Kind regards, information and correct directions. Congratulations to Global Stars for your staff.

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                                  • Restore the Galaxy 480 plan

                                    Making us buy more minutes than we need sucks. It’s corporate greed!

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                                    • I would like to have my SatFi2 just provide an IP connection so I can use other apps. I understand it may be slower than the app.

                                      IP connectivity to the SatFi 2 without having to depend on the App. I agree there may be a performance cost but the functionality of having IP connectivity is overwhelming for various reasons. If I need core performance I can always go to the functionality on the SatFi app

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                                      • Ability to re-queue failed sent messages (and, better yet, option to auto-queue)

                                        If a sent message fails, it'd be awesome if I could simply re-send it as opposed to having to type it in again. Even better, I'd prefer that failed messages were automatically re-queued and tried again with the next message fetch.

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