Knowing the Application
The application works by sending keywords via SMS to the device (SmathPhone, Tablet), these words are defined in Settings antitheft Droid.
In the page of the application market has a video detailing some functions.
Example for finding:
For example if the word defined to locate the device was defined as FIND, you must send an SMS from another phone (can be any cell) for the device that has the Droid Antifurto installed with the keyword FIND. After a few seconds (may vary depending on the GPS signal), the number that sent the location request (sent SMS with the word find), you will receive an SMS with a web address from google maps, with ownership of the web address, simply type it in a browser (Firefox, IExplorer, Chrome) and view on a map the location of the device.
Exchange of CHIP:
If the chip device is switched to another anti-theft Droid returned via SMS the new information from CHIP, in addition to the current location. This information will be returned to the Extra number reported in the Settings antitheft Droid.
No support for Remote Wake GPS:
If your Android does not support the activation of the GPS remotely to get the location is necessary to leave the GPS turned on, or the location returned upon request only becomes active when the GPS. As detailed in the next section.
When you open the first time you will find the following screen, this screen should be set a password for future access to the application:
After you set the access password is requested confirmation of the advanced release of Android, must be accepted to continue, as shown below:
If your Android does not support for remote activation of the GPS, the first time you enter the application will display the message as shown below:
In this situation it is recommended to press the Go to Settings, you should leave this option checked Using GPS satellites (for precise location), and if desired Using wireless networks (for an approximate location), as shown in the image below.
If the first time that was presented this message, you do not select, and be able to configure this option again, must go on Android Settings> Local and safety and let selected the desired option as shown in the figure above.
Obs: The application will return the first location found, so that whenever the location is accurate, leave only the option Using GPS satellites, however it is also recommended to leave the option Using wireless networks marked where the alleged thief is in a closed (without GPS), so you can return the location using wireless networks.