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 Configurations of your live tracking sessions are stored in **Profiles**. You can maintain several profiles at once and use them on different occasions. Configurations of your live tracking sessions are stored in **Profiles**. You can maintain several profiles at once and use them on different occasions.
    
-**To start live tracking in selected profile**, tap the green arrow button:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking11.gif?nolink |}}+**To START live tracking in selected profile**, tap the green arrow button:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking11.gif?nolink |}} 
 + 
 +**To STOP live tracking in selected profile**, tap the red square button as was mentioned above. 
 +==== Auto-start ==== 
 +It is possible to **start a live tracking in a selected profile automatically** when you launch Locus Map: 
 +  * open **Live Tracking settings** from topbar menu 
 +  * **select live tracking profile** and close the box:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking21.gif?nolink |}} 
 +  * on the next Locus Map launch, the Live Tracking will be automatically started in the selected profile
  
-**To stop live tracking in selected profile**, tap the red square button as was mentioned above. 
 ==== Active profile ==== ==== Active profile ====
 Profile that is being used for actual live tracking is highlighted red, other profiles are greyed out:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking17.png?nolink |}} Profile that is being used for actual live tracking is highlighted red, other profiles are greyed out:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking17.png?nolink |}}
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 === Toggle among groups === === Toggle among groups ===
 When you are live tracking in more groups at once, you can toggle among more live chats:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking18.gif?nolink |}} When you are live tracking in more groups at once, you can toggle among more live chats:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking18.gif?nolink |}}
 +=== Notifications ===
 +You are **notified when a new chat message comes**. You can choose **a beep, your own sound or vibration**:\\ {{ :manual:user_guide:functions:livetracking22.gif?nolink |}}
 ===== Custom live tracking ===== ===== Custom live tracking =====
  
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   * Battery level   * Battery level
   * GSM signal   * GSM signal
-==== Web services ==== 
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-This feature enables **real-time position sharing via selected web-based services** - **[[http://www.gpsies.com|GPSies.com]]** and an experimental website **[[http://locus.oldboys.at|C-ME]]**. 
-=== GPSies.com === 
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-  - before using this web service make sure to **register** and **log in** to it 
-  - go to //Discover > Live tracking//  and find your **Live Tracking PIN**  in **Instructions**  window 
-  - launch Custom live tracking in Locus and tap **GPSies** 
-  - name your new GPSies session or leave just "GPSies" 
-  - tap the session in the list and a new dialog appears 
-  - insert your **GPSies username**  and **GPSies Live Tracking PIN**  in the "value" fields 
-  - optionally you can set the notification section 
-  - tap the green **START**  button 
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-**Your position begins to display in the map window of GPSies.com Live Tracking service.** 
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-=== C-ME === 
  
-[[http://locus.oldboys.at|Testing web site]] of one of Locus power users. The procedure of setting C-ME live tracking up is the same as in case of GPSies except login credentials. The instructions can be obtained in this [[http://forum.locusmap.eu/index.php?topic=2061.msg13194#msg13194|forum >>]] 
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