Mobile guide can be downloaded for free to your mobile phone so you can get information about Bílovec and surroundings. Internet connection or Bluetooth connectivity is required for the application download. It can be done either near the transmitter is installed — currently in the Tourist Information Center in the museum building on Zámecká street in Bílovec — or by download from website www.lwi.cz, where you can also find installation instruction.
The guide offers a dynamic map of the town with hotspots of interests that can be clicked on for more information, sights, sports facilities etc.
MOBILE GUIDE INSTALLATION INSTRUCTION
1) Via Bluetooth — the easiest way
- Bluetooth settings — on-line + visible to all.
- It is not necessary to search for the transmitter, it contacts the phone automatically.
- By confirmation to accept the data from mobile application “CLiCK”, the application is downloaded and installed, ready or use.
- In case the download is not successful, try to restart the phone. If the problem persists, download the application the other way (using WiFi or mobile data).
- During the download, the user cannot leave the range of the transmitter signal (about 15m from the Town Hall).
- After successful download, Bluetooth can be turned off again and the application is saved in the phone, accessible for free at any time. It can be removed the ususal way.
2) Using Wi-Fi
- Turn on Wi-Fi on your phone.
- Search for and connect to the network Mobilnipruvodce.cz, the network is not secured.
- Launch web browser and open any page (www.lwi.cz).
- Internal page of the transmitter will be loaded together with the instruction and the application to be downloaded.
- Application can also be downloaded using QR code which can be found at website http://m.lwi.cz/bilovec or at Information Center in Bílovec.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
Bílovec town has accepted the grant from the Moravian-Silesian Region’s budget within the grant program “Support of tourist information centers in Moravian-Silesian Region 2012” for the Mobile Guide. In October 2012, the transmitter providing the application was installed at Information Center on Silesian square. The grant provided CZK 64.600 for the project, town spent CZK 49.600 from its own resources. The total cost of the project was CZK 114.200.