Project Description

Users can add and connect with friends using Argo. Once you’ve added your friends, check out our other tutorials on how to send messages and share experiences on your social feed.

Open the Friends Screen

Tap the  Friends Screen Icon  icon on the right in Argo’s bottom menu.

adding friends

Invite Friends to Join Argo

Press Invite Friends button to send your contact a message inviting them to download Argo. Once they have downloaded the app, you can send them a friend request and become friends.

Note: Sending your contacts an invite does not add them as a friend. You need to send them a friend request.

Invite Friends to Join Argo

Find Friends on Argo

  1. Open Argo’s Friends screen
  2. Search
    Tap on the Search icon at the top of the Friends screen to search Argo users. It will find both your Argo friends and others you may know on Argo.
  3. Filter
    Tap on the Filter Map Filter Icon icon in the upper right of the Search screen. It will allow you to filter by Argo users Near Me, Near My Home Port, Affiliation and by Boat Type within their profile. The default search filter is Friends Near Me, but once you have changed the filters it will remember the last ones used.
friends search filters

Add Friends to Argo

  1. Open the Add Friends Tab
    Found on the top menu of Argo’s Friends screen.
  2. Friend Suggestions
    You can find potential friends using All Suggestions list. This is a list of people who Argo thinks you may know because they have a lot of friends in common with you. You can also use the Search Button at the top of the Friends screen to find potential friends.
  3. Send Friend Requests
    Press the Add Friend button to send a request. They will not be added to your friends list until they have accepted the request.
Add Friends to Argo

Sync Facebook and Contacts

Open the Add Friends tab, found on the top menu of Argo’s Friends screen.

  • Sync Your Facebook Friends
    Click on the Facebook button, then Connect Facebook button. This will allow you to see which of your Facebook friends are on Argo.  Note: Your friends must have sync’d Argo with Facebook or signed in using Facebook.
  • Sync Your Phone Contacts
    Click on the Contacts button, then Connect Contacts button. This will allow you to see which of your phone contacts are on Argo.
Sync Facebook and Contacts

Accept or Delete Incoming Requests

Open the Requests tab, found on the top menu of Argo’s Friends screen.

  • Review Incoming Requests
    Incoming Requests is the first section that will show up under the Requests tab.
  • Confirm or Delete Incoming Requests
    If you delete the request , the Sender will not know and it will still be displayed under their Requests tab until they have canceled.
Accept or Delete Incoming Requests

View or Cancel Outgoing Requests

Open the Requests tab, found on the top menu of Argo’s Friends screen.

  • Review Outgoing Requests
    Outgoing Requests is the second section that will show up under the Requests tab. If displayed, these friend requests are still pending and the user has not accepted yet.
  • Cancel Outgoing Requests, if Desired
    Canceled friend requests are removed from both parties.
View or Cancel Outgoing Requests

View or Remove Friends

Open the Friends tab, found on the top menu of Argo’s Friends screen.

  • View Friends
    All your Argo Friends are listed here. Click on their profile icon to pull up their profile. Click on the Message button to send them a message.
  • Remove Friends
    If you want to remove a friend, you may do this from within their profile. Once removed, they will no longer be able to see your profile icon on the water, view your posts or send you direct messages.
View or Remove Friends