To install Little Green Button on your mobile you will require the installation file which is now available in the Google Play Store:
Alternatively, scan this QR code with your smartphone:
Once the installation file has been downloaded the set up wizard will begin:
Touch the Start button at the bottom of the screen to begin.
On the next screen you should enter your name and mobile phone number, this information will be displayed on the alerts that others receive should you initiate an emergency from your mobile.
If you want those receiving the alerts to know your exact location ensure you tick the box Allow Little Green Button to track your location to provide more accurate details in an emergency.
When complete touch the Next button at the bottom of the screen.
To activate Little Green Button on a mobile you must connect it to a site with an active Little Green Button Licence.
Scan using QR code – You can easily activate your mobile by scanning the activation QR code which is found on the organisation’s Little Green Management Site.
Type it in – Alternatively, you can select to type the activation code in manually.
Touch the appropriate radio button.
If you opt to Scan using QR code you will be taken to this screen:
You will be instructed to go to a PC which is running the Little Green Button on the site that you wish to connect with.
Right click on this PC’s green button, go to Licensing and select View/Amend Details.
The Little Green Button Management Site will open in your browser. Click on the Activation tab, here you will see the QR code required to activate Little Green Button Mobile.
Touch the Scan button to open your phone’s bar code scanner.
N.B. If your mobile does not have a bar code scanning app you will need to type the activation code in manually.
The bar code scanner will actually start the camera on your phone, a highlighted square will appear that you must line up with the square QR code on the PC screen.
The four corners of the square will highlight green as the QR code is recognised, you will also hear a beep as the activation code is accepted. Your button will then load, see here.
If you opt to Type it in (the activation code) you will see this screen:
You may have been sent the activation code, if not you can find it by going to a PC on the site that you wish to connect with, right click on the button, go to Licensing and select View/Amend Details.
The Little Green Button Management Site will open in a browser. Click on the Activation tab, here you will see the QR code required to activate Little Green Button Mobile.
On your mobile, touch Enter activation code here to type the code you see on the PC screen.
Once entered correctly you will see a message confirming the successful activation, touch the Next button at the bottom of the screen.
If you have not opted to allow the app to track your location you will now be prompted to enter a location:
Touch New location at the bottom of the screen to type in your current location.
Little Green Button Mobile Loads
The button will then load, it will appear grey while it is establishing a connection.
Once the button turns green it is ready for use.
The name of the organisation to which you have connected to will be displayed above the button.
Continue to Using Little Green Button Mobile.