SEND SPOT TEXT MESSAGES WITH A LINK
It would be most helpful when a text message is sent via SPOT if the geographic coordinates were sent as an internet link. As it is now the text message comes through with numbers that have to be cut and pasted in google in order to see where the message was sent from.
Until they send a link to google maps in text ,most people receive email on their phone. Just put in your email message to use the second link, it will open google maps on your phone giving you time and directions to the location
Could the text msg message also include the longitude and latitude as a
The email message does, why not the text message?
THIS IS WHAT I GET ON MY TXT MSG (phone)
Message: I'm OK, just checking in with my SPOT device with date, time and location. 37.33443N/80.75561W
** I have to copy the message put into a map app and then edit the configuration for just the long/lat #s ** this takes time.
THIS IS WHAT I GET IN AN EMAIL MSG
Message: I'm OK, just checking in with my SPOT device with date, time and location.
Click the link below to see where I am located.
If the above link does not work, try this link:
You have received this message because "CMMSpot3" has added you to its SPOT contact list and attempted to contact you.
i want to be able to click the gps link on my smart phone.