AMCREST AM GL300 GPS TRACKER ACTIVATION

Amcrest AM GL300 is a compact GPS tracker that is perfect for tracking your vehicles, loved ones, and assets. As it is compact, you can inconspicuously hide AM GL300W 4G just about anywhere. You can easily slip the tracker into your dog collars or belts for personal tracking. If you are looking for the perfect, discreet tracker, you’ve now found it.

AMCREST AM GL300 GPS FEATURES

Amcrest AM GL300 has features like Time to First Fix (TIFF), Quad-Band GSM frequencies, Geo-fencing, and robust tracking. Some of its cool features are given below.

  • Real-Time Tracking
  • Small Form Factor
  • Remote Access via PC and mobile devices
  • Speed alerts via email and text messages
  • Rechargeable battery
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AMCREST GPS APP

The Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker can be accessed remotely from a mobile device using the Amcrest GPS app. Get this app easily from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store. For detailed instructions about the Amcrest GPS app setup, go through the steps given below.

IPHONE APP SETUP

  • On your iPhone, download the Amcrest app from the App Store.
  • Launch the downloaded app and log in to your account.
  • You can access the Map, Trips, Zones, Zone Alerts, Events, Settings, Profile, Change Password, and Logout tabs in the Main Menu section.
  • Review the required settings in the appropriate tabs.
  • Go to the Settings tab and ensure that the following options are selected.
  • Notification Alert
  • SMS Alert
  • Email Alert
  • Tap Update to save the settings and log out from the app.
  • You have now seen how to access the GPS app on your iPhone.
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ANDROID APP SETUP

  • On your Android phone, download the Amcrest GPS app from the Google Play Store.
  • Launch the app, input your login credentials, and tap Log In.
  • Once you have successfully signed in to your Amcrest GPS account, tap the Menu button at the top-left corner and access the following settings.
  • Map – to check the last location of your GPS tracker.
  • Trips – to view the trip history and play trips.
  • Zones – to create and manage custom zones.
  • Zone Alerts – to create and manage custom zone alerts.
  • Events – to access and manage tracking events.
  • Settings – to adjust the required tracking settings and alerts.
  • Profile – to modify your account settings and information.
  • In the Settings menu, tap the Device Name button and choose your device name.
  • Enable Notification Alert, SMS Alert, and Email Alert.
  • Set the speed limit in the Speed Limit field and configure the rest of the settings.
  • You can also update your device settings by tapping the Update button.
  • To check your tracking subscription, go to the Account tab in the Amcrest GPS app.
  • Finally, tap Log Out to exit the Amcrest GPS app.

ACTIVATING THE AMCREST AM GL300 GPS TRACKER

Before starting:

  • Position the GPS tracker in a way such that it has a clear line of sight to the sky.
  • Wait until your device obtains the correct GPS location.
  • Ensure that the device is not blocked by any metal or indoor obstructions. If necessary, reposition the tracker.
  • Once your device shows the correct location on the map, proceed with the activation.

Activating the Amcrest AM-GL300 GPS tracker:

  • If you have purchased a new GPS tracker, you must activate the monthly service plan. Doing so will make the device send your data to your Amcrest account.
  • On your computer or mobile phone, open the default browser and visit the official Amcrest GPS activation page.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and complete the activation.
  • In case you have purchased a second device, go to the GPS activation page and fill in the activation form.
  • Under the Customer Information tab, enter your name, phone number, email address, and region.
  • Under the Activation type tab, select the Add to existing account option from the drop-down menu.
  • Choose the number of devices and service plan.
  • Go to the Credit Card section and complete the payment gateway details.
  • You have now activated your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker.

AMCREST AM GL300 GETTING STARTED

  • Start by unboxing the GPS tracker and take out the box contents such as AC power adapter, SIM card information, and Quick start instruction card from the package.
  • Turn on the GPS tracker and place it in an open area or outdoor.
  • Wait until the GPS tracker obtains the cellular signal.
  • Open the default browser on your computer or mobile phone.
  • Go to the official Amcrest GPS tracker activation page.
  • Fill in the form and wait up to 24 hours for your device to be activated.
  • You will receive an email from Amcrest regarding the login information for your device.
  • Visit the official Amcrest GPS site and log in to the GPS portal to start using your GPS tracker.

HOW TO CREATE ZONES IN AMCREST AM GL300?

Steps to create zones for your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker:

  • First, log in to your Amcrest GPS portal.
  • In the GPS portal interface, go to the Zones tab.
  • Select the Add New Zone option to create a new custom zone for the GPS tracker.
  • Choose the Got It button and select any one of the following zones.
  • Keep-In Zone
  • No-Go Zone
  • The Keep-In zone triggers an alarm if the tracker is detected outside its boundaries.
  • The No-Go zone triggers an alarm if the tracker is detected within its boundaries.
  • Once you have selected your zone, enter a name for it and select the type from the given options.
  • Select Create Zone and click OK.
  • If prompted, create an alarm for the created zone.

You have now seen how to create a zone for your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker.

SETTING UP A NEW ALERT IN AMCREST AM GL300

  • To set a new alert on your Amcrest AM GL300 device for a newly created zone, you will be directed automatically to the Alarm tab in the Amcrest GPS portal.
  • Tap the addnewalert button and fill in the new alert form.
  • You need to enter the following details.
  • Alert name
  • Device name
  • Zone
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • To complete setting up the new alert for the newly created zone, tap Save.
  • A message will appear on the screen saying that the alert has been successfully saved.

HOW TO TURN ON/OFF AMCREST AM GL300 GPS?

To turn on your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker, press the Power button available on the top of your device. The middle LED will start blinking and relaying location data after obtaining a cellular signal. The left-side LED will start flashing blue when the tracker locates a cellular signal.

CHARGING THE AMCREST AM GL300 DEVICE

  • To begin with, flip the flap covering the charging port.
  • Plug the charger cable into the USB port of the charger.
  • Next, connect the charger to an electrical outlet.
  • The LED on the tracker will be blinking red while charging.

HOW TO CHANGE THE PASSWORD IN AMCREST AM GL300

  • First, open the Amcrest GPS app on your smartphone.
  • Log in to your GPS account using the correct login credentials.
  • Tap the Menu icon available at the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Select the Change Password tab from the drop-down list.
  • Enter the old password in the required field.
  • Type the new password in the New Password and Confirm New Password fields.
  • Tap the Change Password button to update your password.
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AMCREST AM GL300 GPS TRACKER TROUBLESHOOTING

Is your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker not working as expected? Identify the issue and execute the correct troubleshooting steps. Problems with GPS signal, logging into the device portal, configuring tracker settings, etc., can be resolved if you know the appropriate troubleshooting steps. For us to help you fix the GPS issues, click the Call button and contact us.

AMCREST AM GL300 NOT GETTING GPS SIGNAL

When the Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker is not getting the GPS signal, the GPS light will start blinking blue. In such cases, reduce interference like being indoors or having metal objects near your tracker. If necessary, place the GPS tracker outdoors and wait until it obtains the GPS location.

RESET AMCREST AM GL300 GPS TRACKER

To reset your Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker, press and hold down the thumb-sized button until the blue LED flashes. Now, the device will reset and reconnect to your network automatically.

Frequently Asked Questions

Amcrest AM GL300 GPS tracker is built to last with heavy-duty materials. It features a rechargeable battery with a battery life of up to 2 weeks with 60 seconds updates, one week with 30 seconds updates, 4-5 days with 15 seconds updates, and 2-3 days with 5 seconds updates.

Usually, the GPS tracker will not show the battery status when it is not connected to the power supply. But you can check if it has been completely charged or not from the metrics in the Amcrest GPS portal. Most probably, under the Maps tab.