The description is based on Xiaomi Pocophone F1 phone. Depending on the model name and the Android OS version, the setting name and the screen may vary.
1. Battery Optimization Setting.
You have to exclude the 'GeoFamily' app from the list of the 'Battery saver' apps, if your Android OS version is Marshmallow (ver 6.x) or later.
2. Autostart Setting.
You must allow the 'Autostart' setting of the GeoFamily app.
3. Notifications Settings.
Phone Settings > Notifications & status bar
Phone Settings > Installed apps > Select the GeoFamily app on the apps list.
4. System Settings.
Activate 'Mobile data' and 'Sync'.
Leave 'Battery saver' disabled.
Activate other settings if necessary.
(1) If you want to see your own location when viewing the map screen, activate 'GPS'.
(2) If you want to save money for data communication, activate 'Wi-Fi'.
(3) If you want to view the map screen horizontally, deactivate 'Rotate off'.
5. Always keep the Google Play Store up to date with the latest version of app.
Find the 'GeoFamily' app in the Google Play store and activate the 'Enable auto update' setting.
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