What happens if a message is sent when the Bivy Stick is turned off?
If someone sends you a message when your bivy stick is turned off the message will sit on the servers at Iridium for 5 days. If your device is turned on within those 5 days the message will be delivered to your bivy stick when it is turned on. If ...
How to Setup a Check-in Message
A Check-in message is a preset message you can send automatically by pressing the Check-in (check mark) button on the Bivy Stick, or by tapping the "Send Check-In" button in the app. It will contain your text and a link to a private URL page showing ...
What to expect for turnaround time when sending Bivy Stick text messages
Satellite messaging is not like cellular messaging. With cellular, it's almost instantaneous when you have service. With satellite messaging, you don't maintain a constant connection. We rely on brief connections to send small bursts of data. The ...
How to Download Your Tracks
Follow these simple steps to download your tracks in KML format: 1. Open Your Browser: Navigate to bivy.com. 2. Access Your Profile: Go to "My Account" located at the top right of the homepage. From the dropdown menu, select "Profile". You'll be ...
The Weather Forecast is not showing the correct location
Aeris is the weather provider we use for our forecasts. When retrieving weather reports, the Bivy Stick uses your phone's GPS to determine the location so it is important that your phone's location services are on. You can also check that you have ...