How to Force a GPS Location Point

When and Where GPS Points Are Acquired

  • TSheets only tracks locations when an employee is clocked in, not when they're on a break, clocked out, or signed out. If your employees have any further concerns about GPS tracking, please direct them to: Top 3 Employee GPS Tracking Concerns.
  • GPS points are acquired approximately every 10 minutes, unless one of the above events occurs. A GPS point, however, is not acquired if an employee uses their mobile device to force quit TSheets.
  • TSheets will only acquire another point if the employee's mobile device has moved more than 150 meters, unless the employee clocks in, switches jobs, clocks out, or forces a GPS point.

If, in between any of the above events, you want to force TSheets to record your location:

  1. On your mobile device, on My Time Card, under LOCATION/GPS, tap Touch to view map.
  2. On the Location information screen, in the lower left corner, do one of the following:
    • iOS: Tap the teardrop icon.
    • Android: Tap the compass icon.

Employees

  1. Best Practices for Using the TSheets Mobile Apps
  2. How to Set Your Mobile Device to Auto-Update the TSheets App
  3. Top 3 Employee GPS Location Tracking Concerns
  4. How to Force a GPS Location Point
  5. How to Make Changes to Your Profile
  6. How to Sign Out Automatically After Clocking In and Out
  7. How to Adjust Your Clock-in and Clock-out Times
  8. How to Edit or Delete Your Timesheet (Computer)
  9. How to Edit or Delete Your Timesheet (Mobile)
  10. How to Enter Your Hours Without Clocking In
  11. How To See How Many Hours You Have Worked
  12. How to Review and Submit Your Hours (Computer)
  13. How to Review and Submit Your Hours (Mobile)
  14. How to Take and End a Break in TSheets
  15. How to Clock In, Switch Jobs or Customers, and Clock Out via Text
  16. How to Clock In, Switch Jobs or Customers, and Clock Out via Dial-in
  17. How to Clock In, Switch Jobs or Customers, and Clock Out via Twitter
  18. Cómo Empezar y Detener un Trabajo (Móvil)
  19. How to Add Notes to Your Current Time Card or a Previous Timesheet
  20. How to Change Your Clock-in and Clock-out Reminders
  21. How to Enter Paid Time Off (PTO) for Yourself (Computer)
  22. How To Enter Unpaid Time Off for Yourself
  23. How to Add a TSheets Shortcut to Your Desktop
  24. How to Get the Latest Version of TSheets
  25. How to Display a Pop-out Time Card
  26. How to Change or Mute Your Sounds
  27. How to Install and Use the TSheets Time Card App for Chrome Users
  28. How to Submit an Expense in TSheets Using Expensify
  29. How to Add, Edit, and Delete Paid Time Off (Mobile)
  30. How to Turn Off GPS Location Tracking on Your Mobile Device
  31. How to View the Permissions Your Administrator Has Granted
  32. How to Clock In, Switch Jobs or Customers, and Clock Out via TSheets Touch
  33. TSheets + Breezeworks: How to Clock In, Switch Jobs, and Clock Out (Mobile)
  34. TSheets + Breezeworks: How to Clock In, Switch Jobs, and Clock Out (Computer)

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