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How to save Curbside SOS Dispatch to your home screen (Android)

We know you aren't always in front of your computer screen to dispatch tow jobs to your drivers. Below are instructions on how you can set up a Curbside SOS Website link on your Android home screen to access the tow dispatch and assign drivers.

Step 1

Launch Chrome or any internet browser on your phone.

Step 2

Navigate to the Curbside SOS Dispatch website ( to create the home screen shortcut. Click "Save Password" on your phone which will enable you to log in quicker.

Curbside SOS Dispatch on Android

Step 3

Tap the three dots in the right hand corner of your screen by your search bar.

Android browser highlighting the Overflow Menu icon

Step 4

Scroll down to the list of actions and tap "Add to Home screen"

Android Overflow Menu options

Step 5

Type a name for your site link. This will be the title that appears beneath its icon on your Home screen. We'd recommend using the word "Dispatch" because this is the place you'll dispatch jobs from.

Android Add to Home Screen prompt

Step 6

Tap Add and your new "Curbside SOS web app" will appear in the next available space on your device's Home screen.

Android home screen with Curbside SOS Dispatch

Now you have the ability to dispatch tow jobs from your Android. If you are dispatching yourself to the job, you'll need to head to the official Curbside SOS app to still mark "On my way".

Extra tip

To move your newly created shortcut like you would any other app, tap and hold its icon, then tap Edit Home Screen, and you'll be able to drag it to your desired location. When you've placed it where you want it, tap Done.

About Curbside SOS

Curbside SOS is an open marketplace for motorists who require roadside assistance & towing help but don't want all of the costs & complications that come with road club memberships. We connect motorists in need with emergency assistance professionals to allow them to directly quote how much they would charge for the job in real time with more transparency and tracking than alternatives, getting you back on the road as quickly as possible, for less than you'd think.

Curbside SOS
Contact Information

21103 Gratiot Ave.
Eastpointe, MI 48021

(586) 522-4277