Beacons come from a range of manufacturers and we will be concentrating on beacons manufactured by Estimote.

Depending on your device you will need to move through a few simple setup procedures.

Please follow the steps below –

IOS

You’ll need an iPhone or iPad running iOS 8 or higher and Bluetooth.

  1. Download the free Physical Web App
  2. Swipe down from the top of your screen
  3. From the upper left corner, choose Today
  4. Scroll down to the bottom and touch Edit
  5. Choose from the list

You are ready to go!

  1. Move into an area where the Beacon is placed
  2. Ensure Bluetooth is on
  3. Swipe down from the top of your screen
  4. Tap the notification to open the related content in your browser

ANDROID

  1. Install the free Physical Web app from the Play Store
  2. Open the app and it will start running in the background

You are ready to go!

  1. Move into an area where the Beacon is placed
  2. Ensure Bluetooth is on and Location is active
  3. Swipe down from the top of the screen to see nearby beacons
  4. Tap the notification to open the related content in your browser

 

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