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Offline rhodesengr

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Weatherlink Mobile not updating
« on: November 19, 2017, 08:43:56 PM »
The info on Weatherlink Mobile says it is supposed to update automatically every 10 minutes. This is not happening on my Android phone (Galaxy S5). It never updates after opening the app. If I shut the app down and restart, it reads the new data. The URL to our data is working and updating as expected. I have looked at "data usage" settings on my phone and there is nothing restricting background refresh that I can see.

Any ideas? Anybody else running Weatherlink Mobile? Are you seeing auto updates or not? Our station is ncss4slot if you want to try the app with our data.

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Re: Weatherlink Mobile not updating
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2017, 02:58:58 PM »
Don't know about the Android version, but the iOS one sometimes needs a switch to another station and then back to the one of interest to trigger a refresh.

But AIUI a new version of the WL Mobile apps is due for existing users in the coming months.
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Offline rhodesengr

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Re: Weatherlink Mobile not updating
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2017, 04:06:13 PM »
I talked to Davis tech support and the guy I talked to agreed that the info in the app says the app updates every 10 minutes but he has never known it to do that. So the app as it now stands does not update. You basically have to restart it each time. He also mentioned a new app coming out soon.

 

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