GPS Attendance on CourseKey Student for iOS
Tired of hearing your instructor butcher last names? CourseKey's GPS Attendance technology allows you to check-in to class and get credit for attendance without taking time away from the lecture!
Here are a few tips on how to get the most our your CourseKey Student application and solve some of the most common issues.
How Do I Check in for Attendance?
Once you are signed in and registered for your class you will see your class list.
What if I get an error that says "Not within the course"?
Sometimes your device might have trouble finding where you are located. If the GPS location of your blue dot on the map is inaccurate or the blue dot is not showing up, here are some things you can do to help fix the problem.
Check your current location on the map
Try checking in a few more times...
Your device estimates where you are from sources like your web browser, WI-FI networks and other location-based application coordinates.
More ways to improve location accuracy
If you get an error like "Your location cannot be determined" or your location is still wrong, here are some things you can try:
What if I get an error that says "No Active Attendance"?
This message is letting you know that the attendance session has either not yet started or has already been completed. You will also see the details of the last session.
What if I get an error telling me to turn on "Enable Settings"?
You can let CourseKey use your iOS device's location to do things for you or give you information. For example, apps can use your device's location to check in, see commute traffic, or find nearby restaurants.
Turn on iOS's Location services:
To see which apps are now using, or have recently used, your device's location:
Still not working?
Contact our support team by sending use a support request call us at 1-888-801-3406.