Weight Loss Mobile App
Weight Loss Mobile App
This weight loss mobile app, NutriScore 2 Go, can be found in your
store. If you have already purchased the app, we want to thank you and
let you know we are here for any questions, support or comments.
If you want to learn more about this mobile app, use the link below to
view the details in the iTunes store.
You can also read through this
help page for more details as well as read our introduction
page on this nutrition mobile app
If you have not yet purchased this app but are interested, then use the
links below to view the details in the market.
NutriScore 2 Go Weight Loss Mobile App in
NutriScore 2 Go Android Version
This help page is designed to help you get familiar with your new
mobile weight loss tool. So get ready, get mobile and lose weight.next
NutriScore 2 Go Help and FAQ
NutriScore 2 Go is Exercise 4
Restaurant Points for on the go. That's right, we have gone mobile.
This weight loss mobile app takes the
restaurants on this site mobile.
You can easily look up a restaurant
from your smart phone (iPhones and Android phones) or your iPod or iPad.
To Use the
NutriScore 2 Go Application
This section is an
easy step by step on how to use the weight loss mobile app.
installed the application, you will find it among your applications
on your phone. Simply launch the application to get started.
are several key areas of the application covered on this help page. You
can scroll down to read all of the help, or use the links below to view
help on a specific area of the application.
home page of the application is the restaurant list tab.
here you can search for your favorite places to eat.
Letter of the Alphabet
quick and easy. Simply click on the letter of the alphabet that the
restaurant begins with.
example, if you are looking for Arby's,
then click on the letter A.
brought to a screen listing all restaurants in the database that
start with the letter A.
here, just scroll through the list
until you find what you are looking for in this weight loss mobile app.
search for a
restaurant by name (or partial name), click in the search box. The
keypad will open and you simply type in your search term.
go) once you have entered your search term.
will then be brought
to a list of results in alphabetical order.
the list until you find the one you want.
more precise your search term, the fewer results to scroll through.
more exact or more broad will give you different results.
example, if you are looking for Carl's Jr., typing in just “car”
(without the quotes) will display a list with all restaurants that
have “car” in the name.
type in “carl” (again without the quotes) you will be returned a
list of all restaurants that have “carl” in the name.
would be a much shorter list (in fact, it only returns Carl's Jr. on
tip on searching with this weight loss mobile app is using
special characters like an
programming language often reserves certain
special characters to mean something, often these characters when
used in a search term may not bring the results you are looking for.
you typed in “Arby's” (without the quotes) in your search term,
your results would be blank. Similarly if you typed in Arbys without
the apostrophe, again your results would be blank.
ensure you find
what you are looking for, end your search term with just “Arby”
(without quotes) and you will be returned the results of Arby's.
method is the
easiest of them all for this weight loss mobile app but will return the
largest list. In fact, it
returns all restaurants in the database.
screen when using this method, you can scroll through the list. You
also have an option to select the letter of the alphabet using the
letters to the right of the list.
will jump you to that area of
the list. You may still need to scroll up or down once you are jumped
to that section, but will shorten the amount of scrolling you need to
Once you find your
restaurant in your results list on the weight loss mobile app, click on
the blue arrow symbol to
open up that restaurant.
Restaurant Menu Items
found the restaurant you are looking, you then want to view the
nutrition and NutriPts (Weight Watchers Points) for your favorite menu
grouped into categories (when possible) and sub-categories (when
categories are generally the standard grouping you
would find on the menu.
example, appetizers, salads, desserts,
etc. would each have their own group.
on the restaurant,
you will find other menu groups such as chicken, steak, smoothies,
menu categories are restaurant dependent.
category can have one or several sub-categories. A good example would
be the category “Salads”. Often restaurant nutrition lists their
dressings and/or toppings separately. Therefore, the dressings and
toppings may be a sub-category within the category.
may find sub-categories within this weight loss mobile app is when a
restaurant has a “build your own”
menu item. Sub categories will appear within the category section. If
there is a sub category, you will see the blue arrow to the right of
the sub category. To view these menu items, simply click on the blue
arrow to go to that page.
you have selected the menu item category, this will take you to all the
menu items within that group.
items are listed in alphabetical order when viewing the results in this
weight loss mobile app.
you will find the item description, serving size (if available),
restaurant nutrition and the Weight Watchers Points.
WW Points in the mobile app are called Score for original points
(highlighted in blue) and Score + for Points Plus values (highlighted
You can easily share your favorite menu items with friends using the
Email and/or Facebook share options.
click on the buttons, add email addresses or login to Facebook and your
friends will receive all the nutrition and points information for that
Because the list of restaurants is large, and you may only be
interested in just a few of your favorites, this application makes it
easy for you to find and use those favorites again and again.
to Save a Favorite
Once you have found your restaurant and are on
the main restaurant
page, a "Favorites" icon will appear in the upper right corner.
click on the icon (the heart shape) to add it to your favorites.
For the iPhone version, you will be prompted to save. Select yes to
save it to your favorites.
For the android version, it will automatically save it to your
To find the restaurants saved in your favorites, use the “Favorites”
tab to go to the list of restaurants saved.
iTunes version, this tab is at the bottom of the application screen.
For the android version, the tabs are at the top of the screen.
The default home page for
Favorites tab is simply a list of the restaurants you saved as
On this page, simply scroll through your list to find the restaurant
you are looking for. Then use the right blue arrow to go to that
restaurants menu grouping. The navigation is the same as when using the
Restaurants tab on this weight loss mobile app.
There may be times when you want to remove a favorite. Perhaps you
added it accidentally or you just don't go there that often anymore.
Editing the favorites list is quick and easy. However, the way to
edit/remove is different for this weight loss mobile app depending on
if it is an iPhone or android phone.
When you are on your favorites list, you will see an “Edit” button in
the upper right corner. Click on this to enter the edit mode.
All restaurants in the list will now have a red minus sign. Click on
this minus sign. Once you have clicked, a “Delete” button will appear
next to that restaurant. Just click on the delete to remove it from
If you don't want to delete this, just click on the icon to the left.
Note that the red minus sign is now rotated when in edit mode for that
restaurant. Clicking on the icon will take you out of edit mode for
that restaurant and the delete button will disappear.
When you are done deleting the restaurants you no longer want in your
favorites, click on the done button in the upper right of the
application. You can always re-add a restaurant to your list by using
the steps above under “How to Save a Favorite”.
remove a restaurant from your favorites list in this version of the
weight loss mobile app, just click and hold on that restaurant. A pop
up will display for your to confirm deleting this from your favorites
list. Just click on the delete, and that restaurant is removed from the
Using the calculators is fairly self explanatory. The calculators are a
very useful weight loss mobile app tool. While the calculators are
fairly straight forward, there are a few navigation tips that
you should be aware of. To get to the calculators, click on the
“Calculators” tab in the bottom area of the application.
When you first visit the calculators tab for that session, you will be
brought to the home screen. This screen is simply a selection screen in
which you will choose the calculator you want to use.
There are 3 calculators to select from in the weight loss mobile app.
Just click on the Score Calculators tab to see the calculators.
Remember, Score is the terminology used for Points in this weight loss
you are a WW member following the new points plus sytem, then this
calculator will give you the points plus values for the foods you eat.
This calculator uses Total Fat, Carbohydrates, Protein and Dietary
Fiber to give the food item a nutritional points plus value.
To start using this tool, simply click on the first input field (Fat).
will open up the keyboard for you to type in your entries. Input the
total fat for your food item and select next on the keypad.
The next button will advance you through each
field in order for you to input the information.
Once all information has been input, click on "done".
Now that all the information is in the calculator, simply click on
calculate to get the results.
This calculator is for all the Weight Watchers that want to give their
foods a nutritional points value based on just a few nutritional
elements. These are the values for the original WW points system.
calculator uses Calories, Total Fat and Dietary Fiber to
assign a nutritional points value. Since fiber information only uses up
to 4, this field is a drop down selection field and not an input field.
Just click on the down arrow, select the proper fiber number (if over
4, select 4) and then you can calculate the values.
If you want to lose weight and are tracking
points plus values, then
this calculator will help you determine your daily allowance for
NutriPts Plus values.
This will give you the results for your daily allowance on the Weight
By providing some personal information, like
gender, age, weight and height, you can find out how many points plus
values you are allowed each day on your weight loss plan.
This calculator uses either pounds/inches for the weight/height
information or kg/m information.
Be sure to use the drop down menu to select the right measurement for
the information you are inputting into the calculator.
Once all information is in, simply hit calculate to get the results.
To use the calculators in this weight loss mobile app is simple. Each
calculator will require some
input from you. Some fields are a direct input and others are a drop
To use the input fields, simply tap on the entry box next to the
required field. This will open up the keyboard for entry. Type in the
number value for that required field.
iTunes version, simply click into the next field to add the next value.
For the android version, use the next button on the keypad to move to
the next field.
Hit the return
button to close the keypad (for iTunes version) or hit the done button
(for android version) to close the keypad.
Then you simply need to click calculate to get the results.
Down Selection Fields
For drop down selection fields, click on the down arrow next to the
input box. Make your selection.
There are 2 buttons available for each calculator. Only one button is
The Calc button is required to get the results of your input. Once all
fields have been entered, click on the Calc button to get the results.
Although this button is not required, you may find it useful. The reset
button will set all input fields and the results back to blank. This
will come in handy if you have several food items you want to calculate
the nutritional points values.
Use of the reset is not required. If you don't reset the fields, you
can simply click on each input field again and put in a new value. Keep
in mind the original input will still be there, so you will have to use
your back key to delete the existing entry.
For drop down selection fields in the weight loss mobile app, make sure
to select your new values
before calculating your results.
To move from one calculator to another, you can do one of two things.
First, you can click on the “NutriPts2Go” back button (located in the
upper left of the application). This will take you back to the
calculators home page. From there, just select the new calculator you
want to use.
You can also easily switch to another calculator from the current
calculator. On each calculator you will see buttons for each of the 3
calculators (just below the calculator name). Simply select the
calculator and you will be taken to that feature.
Help / Feedback
To get support, provide feedback or ask for a new restaurant to be
added to the application, you can do all of this from the help section
of the application.
Click on the “Help” tab (bottom navigation of the application). From
within the help screen, select the email link on the bottom of the
screen. Then simply type your message and send us the email.
If your message
requires feedback from us, someone will respond as soon as possible.
Thanks and enjoy being healthy while eating out with NutritScore 2 Go.
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