Setup / Activate Smart Buddy

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How to Setup Smart Buddy

Follow the guides below to setup the Smart Buddy.

Linking of Smart Buddy
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Please sign up or login to begin.
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Tap on Create Child Profile.
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Enter the details of your child then tap on Next. Complete the OTP Verification.
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Complete the OTP Verification.
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You may proceed to link the EZ-Link Card and School Smartcard and set up a view only access on your child's phone.
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Setup up your child's allowances.
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Congratulations, you successfully linked the Smart Buddy App.
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Tap on the Pencil Icon in the main dashboard.
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Tap on the Auto-Transfer Savings button to the 'On' position to enable the function.
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Tap 'OK' to proceed or you may choose to link / update your child's account.
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From the main dashboard, tap on the pencil icon.
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Tap the Create button located next to Child Access.
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Tap on the checkbox to allow your child to have access to the app.
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Create a separate username and password for your child, followed by tapping on 'Create Access'.

Your child will now have a 'view only' access on the Smart Buddy App on their phone and will not be allowed to make any changes to it.
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Tap on 'OK' and proceed to download the app on your Child's Phone.
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Turn off your Bluetooth under Settings on your phone.

Do note that feature needs to be completed via the Parent's phone only.
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Open Smart Buddy App and Login with your username/email and password.
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Click on Watch icon.
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Press Setup and complete the required fields and click Next.
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Turn on your phone's bluetooth and tap on Retry.
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Select your watch's serial number and complete the setup.

For subsequent syncing, click Sync under the Watch Section.
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Under your phone settings, ensure the watch is not paired to your phone first, then proceed to turn off Bluetooth under settings.

Do note that feature needs to be completed via the Parent's phone only.
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Open Smart Buddy App and Login with your username/email and password.
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Click on Watch icon.
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Press Setup and complete the required fields and click Next.
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Turn on Bluetooth on your device and if you are prompted to pair the watch, click Cancel or Done then click Retry.
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Select your watch's serial number to complete the setup.

For subsequent syncing, click Sync under the Watch Section.
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More information

  • Don’t have a Smart Buddy Card? You may download the Smart Buddy App to link your Child’s EZ-Link Card or School Smartcard to track their expenses in school.
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