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User Reviews for COVID Alert NJReviews: 32Avg. Rating: 8/10
Would be great if it had information on how and where you can get vaccine
Love the app make it social
Hey can we send some encouraging words or send money to those in need or alerts on where they can find food? Set up food delivery.
I think if we make it more social and interactive (with a nonFacebook algorithm, positive vibes only) it can be a community
builder! Like the Ring app but for for the Ro
17+ rating a bit surprising
This app has been useful, but I was surprised that when I downloaded it to my child’s phone, the app said my child was too young
to participate. I downloaded it because they are going to resume limited in-person instructionat school, and this app seemed like
something they should have. I’d be intere
Glad to have it, hope for a few more features
Very grateful to have this available and i hope many more download/use this for contact tracing in our state. Well done on making
this easy for us!
That said i do agree with other users that i wished it had more info. You cant zoom on the “total cases” graphs which makes
them very hard to view.
Take it up a notch
This app would be even better if a user is alerted in real time if they are in close proximity of someone who is positive that
isn’t quarantined. Maybe that would be too “big brother is watching” concept but it would be more useful than being alerted
after the fact.
Good job NJ
Great idea to slow the plague . Good work NJ
'How do you know?'
'I like this app, however, I would like to know what the alert looks like if it needs to notify me of exposure.\n\nAnybody know??'
'UPDATE. \nThanks for the developer reply, disconnecting the WiFi did the trick and eliminated the error, I still believe this
needs to be considered, so many users would be using an International lines in the area and normally they depend on WiFi only for
data connections. \n*****\nI always get err
'Initially I received an error every time I tried to install it. However, I was contacted by the developer, and they explained
that you need to turn off Wi-Fi when you install it. That definitely is a bug, but they are trying to fix it. Once installed, it
'Turn off Wi-Fi when setting it up'
'Kept getting error 1002, even after redownloading app. Found out you need to turn off the Wi-Fi when first setting it up, then
you can turn it back on. So far, looks good.'
'Keep getting error'
'Updating review after they messaged back saying to try starting without WiFi on. It works now. ?\n\nLike the idea, but can
'Worked after Dev feeeback'
'I was able to get the app up and running. Sort of silly to require turning off Wi-Fi in order to setup the app.'
'Not the best but hopeful that it
'People like to run to hit that one star on apps like it
'Add apple tvOS for app and apple iPad support'
'Dark Mode support'
'Please bring iOS Dark Mode support to the app.'
'Great app needed badly'
'The app has a minor installation issue, it gave an error 1002 message. Contacted support and they replied within 2 hrs and told
me to turn off WiFi. It won’t install if you are on WiFi. Turned off WiFi and it installed. The problem is only with Verizon.
\nIt is easy to use and understand.'
'For people experiencing 1002 or 1005 error...'
'If you are experiencing this error the website says to turn off WiFi and try again. Worked for me! Great app, great idea to help
keep people safe.'
'Missing one thing'
'Would be great having quick access to the hot spot list'
'Well Implemented and Clear'
'Aside from wanting the ability to get daily reminders to do the wellness screening, the app is simple, clean, and concise. I\'m
pretty proud of my State\'s ability to grasp technology and make things that make life better. Thank you and stay safe.'
'Let’s keep NJ safe!'
'Everyone should get this app.'
'Typo in intro'
'In the intro that comes up after downloading the app (I think it’s the first page) there’s a typo—it says identify when it
should say identity.'
'Special thanks to Governor Murphy, his administration and the developers of this app for putting together a system of alerting
residence about this horrible virus for the new age. We can beat this virus, together.'
Graphics and summary need major improvement
The app generally seems like it would be helpful BUT there are problems with the data summary and the charts. The data lists
cases per county and percentage of NJ cases in each county. This doesn’t reflect the fact that, while Hudson, Bergen, etc.
counties have the largest percentage of cases, the
The app should have vaccine registration and a vaccination tracker for users to monitor the progress of NJ’s vaccination program
Nice, but big flaw (for now)
It’s a useful app, and it works fine on my other devices, BUT I can’t even download it on my iPhone 6 because it says I need
to update to iOS 13, but the thing is, iOS 12.5 introduces exposure notifications, and I really wanted to use this app.
Could be Better
Why is there no COVID 19 tracing for Apple Watch app version ?
Good initial effort, but no city community or town
I thought this app would tell me who around has COVID and what places in town or stores to avoid. I suspect most danger zones are
local nursing homes but I’ve no way to know if a grocery store or school us contaminated.
Also the survey form doesn’t work in Safari. Says Safari isn’t supported.
Useful but severely reduces battery life
Glad to see a tool out there that helps track cases, but this thing eats battery life. On average, this app uses 30% of my battery
a day. Had to disable for the time being
This app used 56% of my battery in the background and I haven’t left the house. Would love to to use this app can’t take the
Error code turn off WiFi
As many people say before. Error code 1002 I turned off
My WiFi and it works. You’d think they would say ‘turn off your wifi ‘ instead of some stupid code 1002 error. I mean. Come
I now have it installed
No clue what it’s going to really tell me or help with as if I wouldn’t know
Easy to use but need preemptive alerts
The real help would be knowing where not to go. Right now I believe it only sends alert after the fact.
Under 18 limitation is idiotic
Not being allowed for those residents under 18 is absolutely asinine. This is why we are in the mess we are in. Too much
“in-the-box”thinking and slow movement. This app should have been launched in April and required by state law. Let’s get on
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