Help Me - Woman Safety
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There are other apps in the play store which provide features to send SMS to your contacts in case of emergency, but, Help Me is feature packed with some really important non-existing features in addition to the existing ones.
Due to lack of space, this description only mentions the main points. For a detailed description about all features and their use, visit our website at http://www.allzhere.in/emergency
1.RED 'Help Me' button : Long press to INITIATE EMERGENCY. On doing this, the app sends SMS/ Emails to predefined Emergency Contacts with your GPS location and link to Google Maps.The Red button Turns Green saying 'Emergency Initiated' and application is closed automatically.
2. LOCATION TRACKING VIA SMS: To get your updated location at any time, your contacts can send an SMS to you with text HELPME_LOCATE and the app will send an SMS with your updated location to them.
3. SEND LOCATION ON RESTART: App will send as SMS/ Email to your emergency contacts as soon as device is restarted.SMS will be sent even if the SIM card is changed. Moreover, SMS will not be saved in the Sent Messages (Hidden).
4. AUDIO RECORDING: If your emergency contacts send an SMS with text HELPME_AUDIO (for ex HELPME_AUDIO firstname.lastname@example.org), the app will record a 20 second audio from your device and send it to the email id.
1. Enable silent mode: If enabled, your phone will turn to Vibrator mode when you initiate emergency.
2. If you are in Emergency but have got Enough time to provide details, Click the '+' button in the top bar and you can enter details about your situation. You can also click a picture of your surroundings. All this will be delivered to your emergency contacts through Email.
3. Password: Set a password to make sure only you can perform some operations. For ex, After the Emergency is OVER, you need to come back to the application and Long press the GREEN Button to stop the Emergency. This would require the password. This is done to make sure only you can stop the Emergency you Initiated.
4. While Emergency is in Progress, a dummy notification saying 'Music is ON' appears to remind you that you need to stop the emergency once its Over.
5. Your Emergency Contacts will only be able to track you when the Emergency is ON. As soon as you stop the emergency, you can not be tracked.
6. You can add a maximum of 5 Emergency Contacts. It will be good if you choose contacts with email ids added in the primary account. Add number of your LOCAL POLICE AUTHORITY if possible.
7. On installation, you have to do a ONE time setup. Click on menu -> help on any page to know more.
To make the application track your location, enable location tracking in settings on installation. Go to Settings -> Location and enable location tracking via Wireless networks and GPS.
We welcome your feedback. Please mail for any issues/ suggestions and refrain from giving negative ratings before sending mail. Lets make it a collective effort to make it better.
1. This has been build with positive spirit. However, its is a Software product and does not guarantee to work under all circumstances. Neither the Application nor the Author takes any responsibility if the application/ features fail during any circumstances.
2. VIDEO IN HINDI WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE AT http://www.allzhere.in/emergency.
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