In this section we would like to show you how to use the app and answer some frequently asked question (FAQ).
You can use your browser to search for things you like. When you have found an item, you can safe it in the app by tipping the more button () in the top right corner of the browser; check or edit the destined list, price, image etc. and tip “add”.
You can use the in-app search to find items you like. Go for this to the home screen () and type in the thing you want to search for, select the item you like and tip the “add wish” button on the top. Then check or edit the destined list, the imported price, image, visibility etc. and tip “add”.
You can add a wish manually by going to your list menu (), tip the plus button, tip more, tip new wish (free entry), then enter the details of your wish and tip “done” at the end.
Open the item (wish) you would like to edit and tip the “edit” button () in the top right corner.
You can edit the title, image, visibility, link, price, note, tag as “bought”, “reserved” or delete a tag. To move an item to another list, tip and hold an item and drag it to the desired postition in the list.
You can delete an entry by two ways.
You can tag items of your friends or your own as “reserved” or “bought” to avoid that other users buy these items a second time.
To delete a tag you need to go to the same menu where you added the tag (see point above).
We are working on importing information automatically from as many websites as possible. However, since our resources are limited, not all websites are already fully compatible with the app. If you contact us, we will do our best to include your favorite website or shop.
You can create new lists in your lists section (). Tip here the plus button, then the “new list” button, add a title and an image, select the visibility/privacy settings and tip “done”.
Tip and hold an item and drag it to the desired postition in the list.
Go to the list with the item you would like to move, tip the more button (), select the item(s) you would like to move, tip the more button (), tip “move to”, select the list you would like to move things to and tip “done”.
Go to the list that you would like to edit, tip the edit button (), edit the desired elements as the title, image, privacy, wishes etc. and tip “done”.
You are automatically connected to people who you have in your contact list (mobile number or email address). However, you can add more people by going to the contacts menu (), tip the plus button, search friends by name, select the friend you would like to add and tip “add”.
You can edit the privacy setting of a whole list or a single entry in the edit menu (). Here you can choose whether an item or list should be only visible to you (private), to your friends (visible to contacts) or to anybody (public).
Go to the list or the wish that you would like to share, tip the more button at the top () and select the resource you would like to share the link with. The visibility settings of wishes or lists that you want to share must be “public”.
Go to the item (wish), tip the more button () next to the link, tip “share link” and select a resource for sharing the link (for example WhatsApp or SMS), select the friend you want to share the wish with and confirm.
Go to your contacts (), tip “invite friends”, select the resource that you would like to use for the invitation (for example WhatsApp or SMS), select the friend you want to invite and confirm the invitation.
One explanation could be that the person has no (public) entries. Another explanation could be that you are not in the persons’ contact list with a mobile number or email known to the app. This is often the case when the app is installed on a tablet. To be able to see the list of your friend, you should ask him/her to add you to his/her contact list.
To create a Wish Explorer account, the only thing you need to do is to register with an account (numerical ID) from a safe service such as Google. Services such as Google established elaborate procedures to ensure a safe and convenient access for users.
Enter the slide-out sidebar menu either by sliding left or tipping the sidebarmenu button. Then you can either tip on your image or go to the settings menu () and tip on “profile”. Here you can change your nickname or photo.
To delete your account, you need to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In app you have the option to contact us at email@example.com.
In case you haven’t found the answer for your question please feel free to contact us. We will be happy to help you.