POF for Android

To get the latest version of the POF iPhone App:

You can download it free from the Android Market here


Your Profile

To login:

If you have already registered for a POF account, you can login to the app using your existing username and password.

- If you do not have an account on POF, launch the app and tap on Sign up Now on the main page. Create your account and start talking to singles in your area right away!

To edit your profile:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Profile
  • Tap on Edit Profile next to your main image icon
  • Make changes, then tap Update Profile!

To access your messages:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Conversations
  • To read a message, tap to the right of the user’s image
  • Tap on the user’s image to visit their profile

To uninstall the app:

  • Go to Settings on your Android
  • Go to manage applications
  • Find the POF app and tap Uninstall

Features

To find mobile users near you:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Mobile Users
  • These users are online and accessing the site via the iPhone or Android app

To search:

If you have GPS enabled, we will use your current location. If not, we will use your zip or postal code. Your exact location will not be revealed to other POF users. This feature uses location to match you with users in your immediate vicinity.

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Search on the top right of the screen
  • Tap Refine Search to narrow your search results

To add someone to your favorites:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on the user’s profile
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and tap Add to Favorites

Managing your Images

To upload an image using the POF Android App:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Images
  • Tap on the camera icon on the top right corner
  • Tap on Take Photo or Choose Image

To make your image private:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Images
  • Select the image
  • Tap Hide Photo under the photo you wish to hide

To make your image public:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Images
  • Select the image
  • Tap Show Photo under the photo you wish to unhide

To delete an image:

  • Log in to the app
  • Tap on Images
  • Select the image
  • Tap on Delete Photo under the photo you wish to remove

Managing Location Services & Notifications

To turn GPS on and off for the POF app:

Please note that this will not override your phone's GPS settings.

  • Hit the menu button on your Android phone
  • Go to Settings Menu on your Phone
  • Check or uncheck Use Current Location

To turn push notifications on and off:

POF may send you push notifications when you receive a new message, when you are added as a favorite, or when someone wants to meet you. We may also notify you of local events.

  • In the app, tap the context menu icon
  • Tap on Settings
  • Turn the push notifications and alerts on or off