Waze on two devices?

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Waze on two devices?

Postby SoCalBaby1 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:14 pm

Hi! I'm a long-time Waze user and have a high ranking. Used my iPad for all Waze travel. Now that I have an new iPhone, can I link all my information to the iPhone and keep my ranking?
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Re: Waze on two devices?

Postby gmccaber » Tue Jun 28, 2016 4:51 am

AlanOfTheBerg wrote:Also, keep in mind that favorites will not sync automatically between devices. If you find you want to manually sync favorites, use the search code ##@restorefav.

That search code works fine. Many thanks
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Re: Waze on two devices?

Postby WeeeZer14 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:13 pm

AlanOfTheBerg wrote:Also, keep in mind that favorites will not sync automatically between devices. If you find you want to manually sync favorites, use the search code ##@restorefav.

And one last gotcha... the favorites will be restored based on what is on the Waze servers which may or may not match up with what is currently on your original device. Usually you will get a bunch of favorites you deleted in the past, and the order will be all mixed up.
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Re: Waze on two devices?

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:52 pm

Also, keep in mind that favorites will not sync automatically between devices. If you find you want to manually sync favorites, use the search code ##@restorefav.
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Re: Waze on two devices?

Postby SoCalBaby1 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:31 pm

Thanks Weezer! That's exactly what I needed to know. :D
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Re: Waze on two devices?

Postby WeeeZer14 » Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:27 pm

Just sign in to Waze on your new device with your existing username and password. It may take up to a week for the new device to "see" your points so you will start as a baby wazer again. But it is just temporary until everything catches up.

Oh, and NEVER run Waze on two devices at the same time with the same username. Both will get confused and won't work well.
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