KidControl supports Android and iOS phones and tablets.
To find another person, you need to connect his/her phone to KidControl service. Click “Invite new user”, select level of access (administrator or user) and send the invitation. Once he/she installs KidControl app and enters this invitation code, the location of the person will be shown on your map. If needed, it is also possible[…]
To add a new family member, you need to connect his/her phone to KidControl service. Click “Invite new user”, select level of access (administrator or user) and send the invitation with Code. Once he/she installs KidControl app and enters this invitation Code, the location of the new family member will be shown on your map. Watch[…]
It is impossible to do so, and is prohibited by Google and Apple policies. Based on our experience, it is better to explain children the purpose of the app. You can tell your kid that it is the app for watching parents as well.For example, your kid will know where you are, when you get home and[…]
Most likely it is your phone’s battery energy saving settings that stop KidControl from updating location. There are phone’s battery settings or troublesome apps that stop KidControl from running in the background. Solution is to go into phone’s battery settings and give KidControl permission to run in the background.
LBS is a method of getting location data from cell sites of GSM operators. It is used when GPS receiver in your phone is turned off and there is also no way to receive coordinates via nearest Wi-Fi router. Internet connection is still necessary to pass LBS data from a phone to our servers. LBS[…]
Places are geofences that you can set up to receive notifications about your child’s movements. For example, when he/she leaves home or arrives at school. In the free version of KidControl you are given two places, you can create them in app settings. Premium version allows to create unlimited number of Places. Automatic alerts come[…]
Click Settings and choose “Add place” to create one. Name the place and set the diameter. Turn notifications on. In the free version, you can create 2 Places. You can upgrade to Premium to get unlimited number of Places. Video tutorial.
Most likely, there is no Internet coverage at the current child’s location. Without Internet, the phone cannot provide its location. On the icon you can see the time of the last successfully updated location. You can verify Internet connection status of your child’s phone in the “Battery and Internet” menu.
You did not use the invitation system and installed the app on different accounts. Please open the app on the child’s phone, follow to Settings and log out. Now log in again using your address.