Samsung SmartThings Tracker App
In case you are an Apple iOS device user, you can download the Samsung SmartThings app from the App Store.
Follow these steps to do the same:
In case you are an Android device user, you can download the Samsung SmartThings app from the Google Play Store.
Follow these steps to do the same:
The Samsung SmartThings GPS Tracker manual contains information about the tracker functions, the various features of the tracker, and some solutions to the common problems. You can download this manual by carrying out the following instructions:
If you are an individual who often forgets where you have parked your car or worry too much about an elderly relative, the Samsung SmartThings Tracker is the ideal choice for you. If you set up this tracker, you will never have to bother about your kids, pets, or other priceless items. Using your phone, you can easily track their exact locations.
Follow these simple steps to set up your tracker:
Now, you need to connect your tracker to your SmartThings account. Follow these instructions to do the same:
If you use the Samsung SmartThings Tracker, you won’t have to bother if your teenager reached his/her friend’s house safely. In case a loved one has this tracker with them, you will be able to request their location at any time of the day with the On-Demand feature.
Using the Samsung SmartThings Tracker, you can conveniently manage your zones. To do that, execute the following instructions:
You can utilize the Samsung SmartThings Tracker’s Geofence feature to send a notification to your phone whenever your kid enters (or leaves) a specified area or zone.
You can conveniently delete a Geofence zone by following these simple steps:
You can easily update the Samsung SmartThings Tracker to the latest software. You can achieve this task through the SmartThings app on your connected mobile device. Now, execute these instructions to do the same:
The battery in the Samsung SmartThings Tracker contains a built-in Power saving mode. You can activate this mode and once it is activated, you will be able to adjust its settings easily and save the tracker’s battery.
While you are using the Samsung SmartThings tracker, you might encounter certain issues. You can fix such problems easily using specific instructions. The following sections explain a few of the most common issues and the methods to troubleshoot them.
If you wish to reset the Tracker, you have to remove it from SmartThings. This action will activate the reset process automatically. Now, follow these steps to do the same:
When you want to check the status of your tracker, you just have to press the Power button once. Now, the LED color will change according to its status. The colors can be blue, red, or green.
If the color is blue, it indicates that the Samsung SmartThings Tracker is on and functioning. But in case the tracker flashes (blinks) in blue continuously, it means that it is in the Pairing mode.
The SmartThings Tracker makes use of GPS and LTE technology. So, you will require a wireless service plan to work with your phone. When you purchase a tracker, the first year is free. While trying to connect the tracker with the SmartThings app, there will be times when you face problems with your network connection.
When there is a problem, the registration time might take longer than expected. So, we can conclude that the registration time varies depending on your tracker’s network connection.
On the tracker card in the SmartThings app, you might come across the following message:Waiting For Registration
If you find this message, you have to move to some area where the wireless service coverage is stronger. If you are indoors, try moving outside where the coverage will be better.
You can view the Samsung SmartThings Tracker’s status easily. Follow these steps to do the same:
With the Samsung SmartThings Tracker’s durable battery life, it must last for about a week. However, if you think that you have to charge it, you can use the charger that comes with the tracker box.
Now, follow these steps to see the battery status.
The Samsung SmartThings Tracker works only with iPhones, Android phones, and tablets. It cannot work on Samsung Chromebooks.
The tracker is also compatible with the other Samsung SmartThings devices. Therefore, you can use it in conjunction with other smart home products, including thermostats, lights, and security cameras.
Carry out the following instructions to deactivate your Samsung SmartThings Tracker: