Setup part 1: Downloading the software

Part 1: Getting Started with the software

This guide explains how to download and setup the apps you will need to use the flic buttons on your phone. It will take about 10 minutes as there are several steps.

You can still use the Spokespeople system without a button by using the Spokespeople app. Just follow the instructions from step 4 below 

1. Download the Flic app and create an account

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⚬ Search “flic” in Google Play store then click install

⚬ Open the flic app and create an account

 

 

2. Pair your button with the flic app

 

⚬ Open the flic app and press the + symbol in the bottom right corner

⚬ Click your button once and it will appear on your screen

⚬ Give it a name (anything you like) then click finish

 

3. Tell the flic app what each click should do

 

a) For a single click

⚬ Select the button you named in the flic app.

⚬ Select “Click”

⚬ Select “Tools”

⚬ Select “Send Intent”

⚬ Under “Action (Optional)” type:  sp.click

⚬ Under “Target” select “Broadcast”

⚬ Click Save Action

 

b) For a double click

⚬ Repeat the steps above except…

⚬ Under “Action (Optional)” type:  sp.double

 

c) For a hold

⚬ Repeat the steps above except…

⚬ Under “Action (Optional)” type:  sp.hold

 

 

4. Register as a Spokespeople app tester

 

 

⚬ Open a browser on your Android phone and go to spokespeople.uk/download

⚬ Click “Become a tester”

⚬ Click the link “download it on Google Play” then click “Install” to download the App

⚬ Follow the on screen instructions for how to use the app

⚬ Sign in with your Google account then finish the signup in the Spokespeople app

⚬ Follow the in app instructions for how to use the system.