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SPOT X

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Release Date
11/18/2020
Firmware Version
2.3.0
Firmware Updater Version
2.6.3
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

Will SPOT international customers have MDNs corresponding to their country?

Yes; eventually. Brazil will have their own numbers; Europe will have a European number (from France); South Korea and Japan will have their own number. USA and Canada currently have their own numbers.  ...

How do I activate a new device on an existing SPOT account?

If you have an existing account, you can activate your device following the steps below. If you are new to SPOT, please click here.  Login to your SPOT Account Add New SPOT Device near the top of the My Devices page. Enter the device details. ​In the battery compartment beneath the batteries, get the ESN and Auth code for your SPOT. Enter the ESN and Authorization Code of the new device, then select Next. Select your Payment Option, choose any additional services, then select Next. For information on our additional services, please click here. Review and accept the Terms and Conditions, then select Next Select Submit Payment Congratulations!  You have successfully activated your SPOT device.   Common Issues Invalid ESN or authorization code Please double check the ESN and Auth Code.  If the ESN/Auth Code is illegible or has been removed from the battery compartment, please contact Customer Relations. If you are looking to add additional services after your activation, please click here. Payment submission failed Verify payment information.  To check your payment information, please click Settings & Billing, then Credit Card Information.     ...

How do I transfer an active service plan to a new SPOT X?

Transferring service in your SPOT account, from one device to another, is not currently supported.  If you have an active service plan and need to transfer the service to a different device, please contact Customer Relations for support. We apologize for any inconvenience.   Common Issues There is no applicable upgrade path between models of the existing ESN and the new ESN you provided. This error may be displayed when the model you are attempting to upgrade to is that of an equivalent or previous generation SPOT device.  This option is not available at this time. ...

How do I create an account and activate my SPOT X?

To activate your new SPOT X, please visit www.findmespot.com and select ACTIVATE YOUR SPOT. On the activation page you will have the option to create a new account (for new SPOT users) or you may login to your existing SPOT account.  If you already have a SPOT account and you wish to activate a new device, please click here. Click Begin Activation The first page will guide you through the creation of your SPOT account and will request your device information.  Please note: The ESN and auth code of your device may be found in the battery compartment beneath the batteries Enter your account information and your device information, then select Next. You may choose to register your device for personal use or register a business account. Enter your contact information, then select Next. Select your payment option, choose any additional services, then select Next. For information on our additional services, please click here. Enter your emergency contacts. You may include additional information that first responders should know about you in the event that emergency medical services are provided in an emergency situation. Enter your payment information. Review and accept the terms and conditions, then select Next. Select Submit Payment Congratulations!  You have successfully activated your SPOT device and created your SPOT account.   Common Issues Error entering account information – I’m receiving an error preventing me from going to the next step! It is possible that you are attempting to register a username that has already been taken, please try again with a unique username.  Don’t worry!  You can change it after finishing the activation. ESN invalid or auth code doesn’t match Please double check your ESN and auth code.  If the ESN/auth code is illegible or has been removed from the device battery compartment, please contact Customer Care.  We’ll be happy to provide support to get you up and running! Emergency contact error For safety purposes, your emergency contact info cannot be the same as your account information.  Please use a secondary number for your emergency contact.  This information can also be changed after the activation of your account. Payment submission failed Please ensure that the billing address, payment card info, and the terms & conditions have been accepted before submitting payment.  You may want to inquire with your financial institution if there has been any hold on your card.  ...

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