GPS Trackers

Smartphone app
Teltonika TMT250
Queclink GL320MG
Mictrack MT825

Upload of location to provide live GPS tracking can be done in two different way. Using a smartphone application or using a supported dedicated GPS tracker.

For each method, devices are assigned a unique "device ID" that can be used on this website.

If interested in acquiring dedicated trackers, contact us for informations about resellers.

See below more detailed instructions:

Tracking with an android smartphone Tracking with a iPhone Tracking with a dedicated GPS tracker

Install the Android app from Google Play app, Search "Routechoices Tracker", by Raphael Stefanini.

Get it on Google Play

Upon opening the app, it will display a device ID.

Before starting a event, click the "Start live GPS" button to start sharing the location of the phone with us. And when the event is over, Turn off the app with the "Stop live GPS" button.

Once the GPS signal is good, the device ID turns green and the app starts uploading its locations.

Ensure that GPS location provider with high accuracy is enabled in the system settings for the app and that GPS access is allowed all the time. If not, uploading GPS data will stop when screen go to sleep.

Note: Google is trying to restrict background processes to give user better battery life, but it affects application like Routechoices Tracker which require persistent background execution. Common issues to check for:

  • On recent versions of Android make sure that Routechoices Tracker has been added to battery optimization exceptions.
  • Some Android vendors have their own battery optimization in addition to standard Android system. Make sure those are disabled or the app is added to exceptions.


iOS

Install the iOS app from Apple AppStore app, Search "Routechoices Tracker", by Raphael Stefanini.

Get it on Apple App Store

Upon opening the app, it will display a device ID.

Before starting a event, click the "Start live GPS" button to start sharing the location of the phone with us. And when the event is over, Turn off the app with the "Stop live GPS" button.

Once the GPS signal is good, the device ID turns green and the app starts uploading its locations.

Ensure that GPS location provider with high accuracy is enabled in the system settings for the app and that GPS access is allowed all the time. If not, uploading GPS data will stop when screen go to sleep.

Note: Apple is trying to restrict background processes to give user better battery life, but it affects application like Routechoices Tracker which require persistent background execution. Common issues to check for:

  • Make sure that in settings background execution is allowed and Routechoices Tracker has permission to always access location services.
  • Ensure that the settings in "Settings > Privacy > Location Services > Routechoices Tracker" is set to "Always"


Dedicated GPS Trackers

The dedicated GPS trackers supported are:

  • Mictrack MT700
  • Mictrack MT710
  • Mictrack MT825
  • Queclink GL200
  • Queclink GL3XX series
  • Queclink GL5XX series
  • Teltonika TMT250

Configure the devices to share data with TCP protocol to server routechoices.com on the following port:

  • Teltonika devices: port 2000
  • Mictrack devices: port 2001
  • Queclink devices: port 2002
Recommended data push interval is 5 seconds and GPS data acquisition interval to 1 second, but feel free to adjust the settings depending on usage as this settings can affect battery life.
For more detailed configurations contact us.

Device ID

Devices must be registered by acquiring a device ID (see below) that can be used on this website.

Once done simply turn on the tracker during events and its locations will be saved to the server.

Get a device ID for a tracker
This is used to link the physical device with the Routechoices.com platform.
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IMEI:
Device ID