Button for automagically returning received "Ride-Ons"

(Tom) #1

Whilst running on a treadmill I find it nigh on impossible to maneuver through the menues of the Swift Companion app to recipitate a received Ride-On. I would absolutely love it if you could make a button appear alongside the incoming “Ride-On” message, that would return the favour so to speak, and send a Ride-on back to the sender. Maybe include a timer of 5-10 seconds, after which the button could be removed.
Thanks for your time, and great service!
Regards, Tom

(Paul) #2

Just remember, not all Ride Ons are give while in game, I give most of mine while I’m sitting on the couch.

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(Tom) #3

Good point. :+1: Still it really shouldn’t be difficult to only enable the “Return a Ride-On” button when the sender him/herself is in an activity for instance - during training or racing. The way it is now, it’s just too difficult to bounce around on the treadmill and at the same time try to use the companion app for anything more than pressing the arrow-icons to chose direction when at crossroads. :smiley:

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(Eduardo) #4

or at least the ones on same event

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(Gerrie Delport TeamODZ) #5

I agree It will be nice to have a button on the KB to return a Ride-On to people currently riding. I will also ask for a KB button to give group ride-on’s instead of using the Companion app.

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(David) #6

While we are talking ride-ons, it would make the giving of them so much easier if two things were implemented.

  1. Having the multiple ride on option in the Companion App (by tapping on your arrow on the map) available during events rather than only on free rides. Might be an issue in big groups, but I generally don’t find myself in big groups for long, so maybe that’s just me.

  2. Having a button to give a ride on again the riders names in the Companion App list of Zwifters. That would be so much easier than having to tap into the rider’s profile, give a ride on and them return … by which time the other rider you were going to give one to has disappeared up the road and you can’t locate them quickly.

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(Matt) #7

Would still be nice to be able to return it.

Just want to be able to say ‘Thanks for the shout out mate, it’s appreciated’