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11. If I already have another SPOT device, can I add a SPOT Connect to my account and use that for my SPOT Messaging?

Yes. You can add SPOT Connect or any other SPOT device to your existing account. However, in order to be active on the satellite network, each SPOT device must have its own service subscription. If you only want to keep one device active on your account, ...

12. Can you put the Spot Connect in Track Progress mode and then turn off the phone? Will the Spot Connect continue to send location information once the phone is turned off?

Yes, in fact this is a great idea to help you save battery life on your phone. Once you have successfully engaged a SPOT Message mode on the smartphone, the phone can be turned off and the messages will still continue to transmit from their message cycle ...

13. Tips for sending messages

If the GPS light blinks red, SPOT does not have a clear view of the GPS satellites and your message may not have been sent. Retry sending your message by moving to an area with a clearer view of the sky for proper operation. If your GPS light blinks red a ...

14. What happens if my smartphone battery dies or I lose my smartphone?

SPOT Connect has an on device SOS button for stand-alone emergency operation if you encounter a life-threatening emergency.

15. Can I receive messages with SPOT Connect?

SPOT Connect can only send messages through the application. It sends one-way text/type via satellite and only works once you have downloaded the application and registered a subscription to use the app. You cannot receive messages.

16. Is there an additional charge for Type & Send Messaging?

Yes. For detailed information please see Type & Send.

17. How does SPOT Connect Work?

18. How many Predefined Messages do I have available to send with SPOT Connect? How many characters in each message?

Configure up to 14 Predefined Messages of up to 120 characters each. You can change these wherever you are in Wi-Fi, Internet or cellular coverage.

19. Italian SPOT Connect User Manual

To download the Italian SPOT Connect User Manual, click on download below.

20. French SPOT Connect User Manual

To download the French SPOT Connect User Manual, click on download below. ...