4. Points of Interest (POI) – Ctrack Online

Points of Interest are map point references that will display when running a report. The report will notify that a vehicle is X km away from a POI, rather than stating just its longitude and latitude. There are a few different ways of inserting POI however this manual will only cover 2.

Creating a Polygonal Point of Interest (Process 1)

To create a POI click on the Points of Interest tab and click Add -> Polygonal Poi

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.

A small pop-up window will appear. Click OK.

Place a number of points on the map surrounding the area you want to mark as you POI. Once you have finished getting the shape you want click in the middle of the shape and select save.

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.

In the new box that appears, you will need to enter information in that is relevant to the POI. Description, Type, Category are mandatory fields. Once you have finished click save.

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.

Creating a Rectangular Point of Interest (Process 2)

To create a POI click on the Points of Interest tab and click Add -> Rectangular Poi

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.

A small pop-up window will appear. Click OK. Left click on the screen where you want the rectangle to sit. A small box will appear with circular buttons on opposite corners. Drag either circle to resize the rectangle to the desired size. Click in the shape and click save.

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.

In the new box that appears you will need to enter information in that is relevant to the POI. Description, Type, Category are mandatory fields. Once you have finished click save.

Creating Points Of Interest allows for clients to place landmarks on their maps, allowing for greater accuracy when tracking their vehicles.