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How to enable and view GPS analytics for QR Codes
How to enable and view GPS analytics for QR Codes

Track QR Codes with GPS location data

Allison Murdoch avatar
Written by Allison Murdoch
Updated this week

You can view the exact GPS location of users who scan your QR Code. The GPS location feature will help you gather insights about your audience, tailor content, and drive your ROI. 

NOTE - The GPS location feature is available only on the Lite, Pro, Plus and Business+ plans.

Enabling GPS location data

Step 1: Create your QR Code

Login to the Beaconstac dashboard, head over to the QR Code menu, and select 'Create QR Code'. Follow the steps until you reach the Customization page.

Step 2: Turn on GPS Location

At the customization page, scroll down to the 'Advanced location analytics' section. Here, you will see the GPS location option. Toggle the switch on.

That’s it. You’re done!

How to view GPS location data

From your list of QR Codes, choose the one for which you want to view the data and click on 'Scans'. 

You will start seeing data like: 

How does the QR Code scan with location work?

When users scan your QR Code for the first time, they receive a location access prompt. Once they click on ‘Allow’, you will start seeing accurate data. 

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