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Create an Observation from a Location (iOS)

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To create an observation from the Locations tool using an iOS mobile device.

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permissions:
    • 'Standard' or 'Admin' level permissions on the project's Observations tool.


  1. Navigate to the project's Locations tool from an iOS mobile device.
  2. Scan a QR code. See Scan a QR Code in the Locations Tool (iOS).
    Tap Select Location.
  3. Select the location that you want to create an observation from.
  4. Tap Use to confirm the selected location.
    Note: Any items that have been associated with this location are listed under their respective tools. 
  5. Under Observations, tap Create Observation at [Location Name].

  6. Select an observation template.
    Tap + Create Without Template
  7. Select the type for the observation.
  8. Tap into the fields to fill in the appropriate information. See Create an Observation (iOS).
  9. Tap Save.

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