Traccar iOS App

1. Introduction

Traccar iOS App is open sourced and is recommended for ONLINE location logging in iOS.

https://www.traccar.org/client/

iOS Source Code:

iOS Download:

Always install or upgrade to the latest version of the iOS App.

Traccar App installation

Alias requirement: Guest or Member.

Traccar client app can be used to log your movement in real-time. Other apps may work if they also use the osmand format.

Download and install the app from https://apps.apple.com/app/traccar-client/id843156974

Traccar App set up

  1. Using Safari browser, go to https://app.contacttrace.com.au.
  2. Go to area entity -> Session Map -> Session List. If there is a "No Permission" prompt, please submit a location and status e.g: using a web pin.
  3. In the Phone Input field enter the mobile number and click on the Create Session button.
  4. Copy the the Relay Server URL link, e.g: https://agent.jeiheaxi2iu4phea.1.88.io/geo/index.php/traccar/fabc0312b54c06355e9623751521c581/fa and paste it to the Server URL on the Traccar app.
  5. Copy the last part of the Relay server URL after the /traccar/ and paste it to the Device identifier, e.g: fabc0312b54c06355e9623751521c581/fa
  6. Set the Location accuracy to High
  7. Set the Frequency to 1800
  8. Set the Distance to 50
  9. Set the Angle to 0
  10. Tick on the Offline buffering
  11. Enable the Service status button.

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  1. Go to the Status page. If Location Update is shown, it means Traccar has been configured correctly.

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Important

In order for Traccar to work properly, the app needs to have the following permissions on the iOS device:

  1. Location - Always
  2. Location - Precise Location enabled

Import to Map

To import the pins and have them displayed on the map on https://app.contacttrace.com.au, click on the location_pin button -> Import Pin -> Import Pins from Remote Server -> Select the date and click on the Download button.

If successful, grey pins will be displayed on the map.

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