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Explore Fisk app for iPhone and iPadExplore Fisk Mobile App

This campus-tour mobile app for internet-connected Apple devices helps you navigate the Fisk Campus while learning more about our unique history, whether you are on or off campus. See campus buildings as they were in the past, how they are used now, and what our plans are for the future. Take a guided tour that leads you past campus highlights, or select a building to learn more about it. When on campus, the "Around Me" option uses augmented reality to overlay building information as you view it through your iOS device's camera lens.

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Using the Explore Fisk App

Download the app

To use the app, first download it from the Apple App Store with your iOS 7.0 or higher device. The first time you open the app, it will download the images, as indicated on the home screen by a spinning wheel. The app will not function properly until the images have finished downloading.

Guided Tour

The Guided Tour section of the app displays a map with a sequence of numbered map pins indicating select buildings on the Fisk Campus. If you are on campus, a green dot will indicate your location. Select a pin to to display a building name; tap the name to get information on that building. 

On the building information screen, swipe left and right to move between photos of that building, or tap the "past" and "present" indicators at the bottom of the screen. Swipe up and down to move between different buildings on the guided tour, or use the navigation on the right side that appears when you touch the screen. 

The arrow navigation icon will direct you to the building you are viewing. Tap it to bring up arrows that indicate which direction to turn to locate the building. Use the "Back" button to return to the previous screen. 

Around Me

From the main screen, tap the Around Me button to get information on Fisk Buildings near you. Note: This only works on the Fisk University Campus. 

"Around Me" brings up your device's camera, allowing you to see the buildings near you, and overlays the building name on top. There is also a radar in the top right corner that shows the placement of buildings near you.

Buildings closest to you are darker than buildings farther away. Tap the building name to get information on that building. This will bring you to the building information screen, where you can swipe left and right to move between photos of that building, or tap the "past" and "present" indicators at the bottom of the screen.

The arrow navigation icon will direct you to the building you are viewing. Tap it to bring up arrows that indicate which direction to turn to locate the building. Use the "Back" button to return to the previous screen. 

Buildings

From the main screen, the Buildings button will bring you to a list of all Fisk Campus buildings. Tap a building name to bring up the building information screen, which works the same as in Around Me, detailed above.

What's New

From the main screen, the What's New button will bring you to a screen that displays the Fisk University Facebook feed. Toggle between the Facebook feed and the Twitter feed with the buttons near the top of the screen. 

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