Tutorials

How To Create a New Group

Striker allows you to create groups so players can easily communicate with each other and organize details about rounds. Follow along as we take you step-by-step through creating a group.

1. From the “Golf App Home” page, select the “Social” module

2. Select the “Groups” tab at the top of the page and a list of your current groups will appear:

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3. Press “Add Group” in the top left corner and select the type of group you would like to create:

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4. When you have selected your group type, type in the name of your group and press “OK”:

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5. Your group should now appear in your list of groups as shown below:

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If you are ready to add players to the group, continue following the steps below (NOTE: If players have not yet downloaded Striker Golf GPS, make sure they have created an account before you try to add them to a group.)

6. Select your group from the list and choose the “Invite” tab

7. Type in the name of the player you want to add to the group and press “Search”:

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8. Select “Add Member” and “OK” for the request to be sent:

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9. Repeat until all players have been invited to the group!

 

How To Add Players to Your Friends List

If all of your golfing buddies already have Striker Golf GPS downloaded, follow the steps below to add them to your Friends List so you can easily communicate and invite them to games. If your friends do NOT have the Striker Golf GPS app downloaded, please see our tutorial “How To Invite a Friend to Join Striker Golf GPS”.

1. From the “Golf App Home” screen, select “Social”

2. Once in the “Social” module, select “Friends” as shown below and your current Friends List will appear:

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3. Select “Add Friends” and a list of Striker Golf GPS members will appear. To easily find your friend, type his or her name into the search bar at the top of the screen:

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4. When you have found your friend, select the “Add Friend” button to the right of their name. A confirmation notice will pop up:Photo Aug 08, 12 20 50 PM

5. Press “OK” and wait for your friend to accept your friend request!

How To Invite a Friend to Join Striker Golf GPS

Connecting with your friends on Striker makes golfing much more fun. Follow the steps below to easily invite your friends to download the app via text message, e-mail, or Facebook!

1. From the Golf App Home screen, click the Settings button (the tools icon) in the upper right hand corner of the screen.

2. You will be re-directed to the “Setup” screen shown below:

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3. Select the “Friends” button, and select “Invite” as shown below:

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4. Choose how you would like to invite your friends and start playing!

Creating Your First Game with Striker Golf GPS

We recommend you first use the app by playing a game by yourself and getting to know the app a bit.

To help you create your first game, we have provided a very detailed tutorial below.  It looks like a lot, but it only takes seconds to get a game going.  If you have any questions or run into any problems, please post a question to the forum or contact us.

1.  Select “New Game” from the main screen as shown below:

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Striker Golf GPS Home Screen with New Game Highlighted

2.  From the New Game screen, select the first option, “Enter Game Title”.

Striker Golf GPS New Game Screen

Striker Golf GPS New Game Screen

3.  Enter a name for your golf game as shown in the figure below:

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Game Name Entry Screen

After you enter the name of the game, you will be returned to the New Game screen.

4.  From the New Game screen, select the second option, “Enter Date”.  You will be presented with the Game Date/Time Entry Screen as shown below.  Set the date and time of your game and then press “Set”

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Striker Golf GPS New Game Set Date and Time

5.  When you click on “Set” to set the date and time, you will return to the main New Game screen.  Now, it is time to select the golf course where you will play.  Press “Select Golf Course”.  The Golf Course Selection screen will be displayed and it will default to a list of any courses that you have marked as favorites.  An example of this screen is shown below:

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Select Golf Course Screen

To find a golf course, select the “All Courses” tab and enter the name of the golf course that you will play in the search field, then press the search icon.  Striker Golf GPS will search the database and find any courses that match the search criteria, as shown in the example below:

Striker Golf GPS Search Golf Courses

Search Golf Courses

After you select a course, Striker Golf GPS will prompt you with your choice of tees and ask you to identify whether you are playing 9 or 18 holes (if the course is an 18-hole golf course).  Make your selections and press “Next”.  An example of this screen is shown below:

Striker Golf GPS New Game Tee Selection

New Game Tee Selection

6.  The next step is to select the type of game you want to play.  Press “Select Game Type” from the main screen and the app will display the Select Game Type screen as shown below:

Striker Golf GPS Select Game Type Screen

Select Game Type Screen

Since you are setting this game up to play alone, press the “Play by Myself” option. The app will then return you to the main New Game screen with all of the data completed, as shown below:

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Completed New Game Screen

7.  Press the “Done” button on the screen above and you have built your first game.

Congratulations!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

New User Registration on the Mobile Golf App

To register as a new Striker Golf GPS user from your mobile phone, follow these simple steps:

1.  Download and Install the Striker Golf GPS app from either the iTunes store or Google Play.

2.  Start the app.

3.  Slide thru the 3 or 4 splash pages (these only appear the first time you start the app).

4.  You will see the main page for the registration / login as shown below.  You can log in with your Facebook account, or you can create an account with your email address.  Select the appropriate button for the method you choose.

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Striker Golf GPS User Registration – Main Page

Facebook Login – If you select to use your Facebook account, and your phone is currently logged in to Facebook, the account creation will happen automatically at this point.  If you are not currently logged in to Facebook, you will be prompted for your Facebook login credentials.

Email Login – If you select to create an account using your email address, you will be prompted with the screen below.

IMPORTANT:  Enter BOTH your first name and last name in the Name field.  This will allow your friends to recognize you when they are looking for a game.

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Create New Golf GPS App Account Using Email