- The answer is no!
- Life360 also works on 4G, and 5G data networks.
- In addition, many users are using the Life360 application successfully in low or no-service areas with EDGE or GPRS connections as well as WiFi networks.
Life360: how to track your family
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What does no WiFi mean on Life360?
If you see the “no WiFi” symbol on your Life360 device, it means you’re not connected to a Wi-Fi network. Don’t worry — it simply means that none of the networks that the device was previously connected to are currently in range.
Can you use Life360 without service?
No, if you can’t access the internet on your phone due to a lack of service then you won’t be able to use Life 360.
How do I turn off Life360 without my parents knowing?
You cannot turn off Life360 without your parents’ knowledge. However, you can stop sharing your location with other users and stop receiving messages from them.
Can you tell when someone checks your location on Life360?
Yes. When someone checks your location on Life360 you’ll receive a notification detailing who is trying to track you, why they requested the information, and when it happened. You can also view their location on a map in real-time.
Does Life360 track when your phone is off?
Life360 does not track when your phone is off. We only gather location data at all times, when the app is on. Life360 also does not track your texts or email logs—our sole focus is on keeping families safe and connected.
Can Life360 see who you text?
No, Life360 is a location tracker and not a text message tracker. Life360 will only know where you are when you tell us by sharing your location or letting a friend request it. This means, we can see who you text but we cannot see what you send in your text messages.
How do you tell if someone turned their phone off on Life360?
If you are wondering how to tell if someone turned their phone off on Life360, it’s easy — just look for a green dot next to their name in your app. If the person has their phone turned off, they will appear offline and have a red “OFFLINE” banner across their avatar on the map.
How do I hide my location without turning it off?
To hide your location, go to the Feature Icons menu at the right-hand side of the screen and tap your chosen icon. For convenience, each feature will have its own icon. For example, to hide the location use the arrow icon instead of turning off the location.
Does Life360 drain the battery?
Life360 does not drain the battery. Instead, it uses GPS to track location and other information from cell towers, WiFi, Bluetooth and other sources. Most of these services are only used when Life360 is running in the background on your phone or tablet and are designed to be efficient with your device’s battery life.
Does airplane mode Turn off Life360?
Airplane mode can turn off all radio communication, including life360. This prevents the app from giving notifications and pushing benefits to other members of your family. It also prevents automatic location sharing, so family members cannot see each other’s location when in flight mode.
Does Life360 constantly use data?
Life360 constantly uses data, but only when you use it, so you can get out of the app and forget it. Life360 will automatically go in to “sleep” mode after 15 minutes without activity and won’t use any data until you open the app again.”
How often does Life360 update location?
Every 2 seconds, Life360 will update your location. This allows the app to pinpoint your location precisely and more reliably.
Why is someone’s location not updating on Life360?
If your family member’s location isn’t updating on Life360, it could mean one of two things: The service is not running, or there is a software issue with their phone.
How accurate is Life360 location?
Life360 is extremely accurate and gives you the best location accuracy of any app out there