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Tue, Mar 15, 2016 2:28 PM

Family Map Locator

Since a family member is notified when they are locatable, do they have an option or a way to block their device from being located and still continue to talk and text from it?



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5 years ago

Hi @mlmcdowell,


Thanks for posting! I am glad to discuss this with you.
In some instances, if a device’s Location Services/GPS or Wi-Fi is disabled, FamilyMap may not be able to provide a location. A device will still be able to call and text with these services disabled.
On both Androids and iPhones, these settings can be altered under Settings > Privacy.
Please let us know if you have any further questions, and we’ll be happy to help.
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