Gateway Configuration Tools and related docs
Download and install USB driver for your gateway from: https://www.silabs.com/products/development-tools/software/usb-to-uart-bridge-vcp-drivers
Download and unzip the gateway software : gateway_heltec.zip or gateway_ttgo.zip ( depending on the hardware that you choose for your gateway )
Connect the device using USB to micro USB cable.
Edit the file upload.cmd - to have the correct COM port on which the gateways is attached
Download and install the configurator from from this repository ( GatewayUI)
- Start The configurator
- Click “Refresh”
- Click “Connect”
- Click “Get Configuration”
- IF all is OK the SSID, PASS, GATEWAY ID, GATEWAY KEY, FREQUENCY should be filled with values. - if not check the connection.
- Setup the WiFi configuration: fill SSID and PASS and click “Send to Gateway”.
- Setup Gateway Details: fill GATEWAY ID and GATEWAY KEY ( provided from the user area of www.i4things.com) and click "Send to Gateway”.
- Setup Frequency : fill the FREQUENCY with one of the following : 868.1 , 868.3 or 868.5 ( only this frequencies are supported for private gateway) and click "Send to Gateway”. 9 Finally Click “Get Configuration” and if all is OK the SSID, PASS, GATEWAY ID, GATEWAY KEY, FREQUENCY should have the values you have configured.
- Restart The Gateway (non mandatory)
If you do not have access to Windows computer
MACOS/UNIX - HowTo configure a gateway from console: 1. Find the com port on which the device is connected: macos: ls /dev/tty.* linux: ls /dev/ttyACM* 2. Connect a terminal to the com port macos: screen /dev/tty.board_name 115200 linux: screen /dev/ttyACM0 115200 3. To see the current configuration type: 21041043-7AE3-47E0-85B7-9287181052BC[and press Enter] 4. To send configuration for WIFI: C4E4D104-5F0F-457F-BA94-88B020531276[and press Enter] [type ssid][and press Enter] [type password][and press Enter] 4. To send configuration for GATEWAY ID and KEY 03AD745F-AFA4-41A4-ADC7-119A111A1B47[and press Enter] [type gateway id][and press Enter] [type gateway key][and press Enter] 5. To send configuration for FREQUENCY 2009B290-57A9-4ADE-BCA6-902EAC723674[and press Enter] [type 1146685030 for 868.1Mhz ,type 1146688307 for 868.3Mhz, type 1146691584 for 868.5Mhz][and press Enter]