The "Im Here" application provides an ultra simple method of texting your GPS location to yourself or others. To simplify the process you can enter a default phone number to receive text message sent by "Im Here". The default text number will remain in the application until a new number is entered. Default text numbers can be selected from an existing contact or directly
entered. Default numbers do not need to exist in Contacts. Additional numbers or, names can be added from the main text message screen.
Use this application to send yourself text messages that include locations you visited by date and time. Or, use "Im Here" to send text messages that include your location to someone who is interested in knowing where you are.
This application is designed so that users of all ages can, with the click of a couple of buttons, let someone know their GPS location. Simply click the button of choice, the text message appears, and then click "Send". The "Im Here" app includes four buttons to choose from; "Im Here", "Parked Here", "Call Me" or "I'm Scared". Each button will send GPS coordinates plus the text shown on the selected button.
Imagine using this app to track your vacation path, where you parked, or receive a location messages from someone else. Location history will be stored in your text messages history. Text messages that are quickly accessed and easily copied or forwarded to others.
Upon receipt of the text messages simply click the coordinates and the approximate GPS location will appear in google maps. Or, copy and paste the coordinates into any map software that uses latitude and longitude to find a location.
Version 1.2 now includes an Apple map link in the text messages generated by each button. This is in addition to the current google map link. For iPhone users the Apple map link is a good option because it runs on your device and provides voice navigation service. In addition to this change the Home Icon and main page button graphics have been enhanced.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.