Using Jiobit after Updating to iOS 13

Product Updates
·
December 14, 2020
·
Jiobit Team

iOS13 is Apple’s latest software update for iPhones and includes new location permission settings which impact all location sharing applications. Although Jiobit has not made any changes, the ideal settings with iOS13 are detailed below to ensure you can access all of Jiobit’s features.

Step 1: When you set up Jiobit’s app on iOS13 for the first time, you will see the screens below. Select the options circled in red. (If you are an existing Jiobit customer upgrading to iOS13, please skip to Step 3.)

Click OK when iOS asks to use Bluetooth. Click Allow While Using App when asked to access your location.

Step 2: Go into your Settings and scroll down until you see the Jiobit app. Click into it and select the options circled in red to change location access to “Always.” Also, on this same screen make sure that Bluetooth is allowed access (GREEN). Jiobit does not share your information with any third parties.

Go to settings and change the location permission to always

Step 3: Apple will periodically send you pop-up messages to confirm that you would like to continue sharing your location information with Jiobit. Select “Always” each time to ensure you can continue to access all of Jiobit’s features.

Apple will remind you that Jiobit is using your location. Tap Always Allow.

Categories

All Posts

Featured Posts

Jiobit News
Life360 Completes Acquisition of Jiobit
September 2, 2021
Newly minted unicorn, Life360, to grow presence in Chicago with Jiobit acquisition; announces several new Chicago-based executives. San Francisco-based Life360 (ASX: 360), the global leader in family location and safety services, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Chicago-based Jiobit.
Product Updates
Introducing Jiobit Protect. Location-aware security for your loved ones.
August 11, 2021
Jiobit, a Chicago-based provider of hardware-enabled location tracking solutions, has released Jiobit Protect, a premium add-on to their award-winning Jiobit Location Monitor and Jiobit mobile app. Jiobit Protect includes two break-through security and safety features: SOS Mode and Alert Button.
Jiobit News
Jiobit will be joining Life360
April 26, 2021
Life360 to acquire Jiobit to expand location, safety, and security capabilities for families and caregivers. Today we are thrilled to announce that Jiobit will be joining Life360. The modern family life is evolving, and Life360 sees the priority and focus that we are putting into Jiobit’s hardware and integrated software solutions. A partnership just makes sense.
The Jiobit Device

Jiobit tracks your kids in EVERY location

Meet Jiobit

Explore Jiobit.com

processing...