Tractive Map: How-To Guide

The Tractive GPS mobile app provides you with a wealth of helpful information to ensure you're always aware of your furry companion's location.

You can choose whether or not you'd like to see certain information by tapping on the imageedit_4_9669182739.gif symbol in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen when on the map page.




Virtual Fences: If you have a virtual fence set up, you can choose whether or not you'd like to see this in the app.

Danger Alerts* Currently only available in Germany, Austria and Switzerland* This indicates warnings of poison bait in the local area.

Show Accuracy: The accuracy of the last position reported by the tracker is indicated by the size of the circle surrounding that position. The smaller the circle, the more accurate the position. 


How can I change the map type?

In the Tractive GPS app, there are three map types you can use to view and track your pets! You can change the map type by following the steps below.

  1. Open the Tractive GPS mobile app and in the Map view, click on the Map Settings button imageedit_4_9669182739.gif
  2. You can now choose between the Standard, Satellite, and OSM (Open Street Map) maps.





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