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User's manual

The Argos User’s manual is designed to help users understand the Argos system. You can download the pdf version.

Frequently Asked Questions about Argos

Read also our publication ARGOS Flash, a continuous improvement of the Argos system :

User forms

This space allows you to download forms to subscribe to Argos services and start a program. Please return all forms by fax or mail to your closest User Office.

To apply for an Argos program :

To specify type of data processing :

  • Argos Direct: a data delivery service that ensures you receive your data automatically via ftp, mail or email.
  • ArgosMonitor : a range of platform monitoring services that makes it possible to monitor platforms remotely. ArgosMonitor lets users know if their platform is it still transmitting, what their battery level is, whether their sensitive ocean equipment is in potential danger, and more.
  • Location reprocessing form: CLS can reprocess your previous Argos locations using the new Kalman filter, going back to January 1st, 2008. Data are delivered as CSV or KML (Google Earth) files.

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