Apps FAQ

Do you have mobile apps?
The FishDope mobile app is available for iOS (iPhones and iPads) in the Apple App store. Search for FishDope to download and install. The app for Androi...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:49 AM
Can I view the website on my phone or tablet without an app?
Yes! You can access FishDope on your phone or tablet without an app. All you need is a web browser such as Chrome or Safari on your device. Navigate to www....
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:53 AM
What are the minimum requirements for using the iOS app?
The app runs on iOS 9 and more recent versions. For best results, we recommend updating to the most recent operating version (currently iOS 12).
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 2:18 PM
Can I view charts or reports while fishing?
Yes! The app saves any fishing reports you view, and it also saves the last chart and any satellite layers you've viewed. For the latest reports an...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 12:21 PM
Can I track my location on the chart while out fishing?
Yes! Even if you are out of wifi range, your device's GPS signal still works (if enabled on your device). To view your position on the chart, simpl...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 12:33 PM
How do I refresh the fishing reports?
On the fishing reports list, tap near the top of the screen and drag down to refresh the list of reports.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 1:06 PM
How do I refresh the charts?
On the charts list, tap near the top of the screen and drag down to refresh.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 1:12 PM
Do I need to buy FishDope to use the app?
Yes. The app is for FishDope members to access reports and charts offline.  You can sign up for a membership here.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 1:15 PM
Why can't I log in to the app?
Have an active FishDope membership but can't log in to the app? Try this: Use your FishDope username, not your email address Make sure your usern...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 1:22 PM