"Help" Location Sender (ROOT)

by Samuel Rivera

Version 2 (February 5, 2020)

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Say "help" in an SMS and your estimated address and exact location will be sent automatically as a Google Maps link. Case insensitive and can appear anywhere in the text.

Practical uses include: tell your SO if you're unsafe; lost and want to tell someone where you are; car breaks down anywhere and need to be picked up.

I hope you never need to use it, but better safe than sorry.

Stay safe.

50 Blocks.
Root required for shell commands.

Tested on:
Google Pixel 3 XL

Changelog:
[2] Added a timeout system that uses network and wifi to get location if high accuracy location times out (Block 55). Returns WiFi to previous state if high accuracy times out (Block 78).

Feedback: https://llamalab.com/automate/community/flows/33640

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