The SMS Lite has been used many times to remotely start generator at holiday homes etc by simply sending a text message. This application note details some useful advice and considerations.
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Tips and FAQ for our 4G cellular SMS Lite and SMS Controllers
If you are having trouble, the first step is to text “Test” to the SMS Lite. This will confirm you have a connection. The following steps will also help: A) Make sure you have reception bars on your phone in the same place as thedevice in case there is a network coverage issue. B) Check …
Do not use a space in the SMS Lite naming convention for the Site Name, Inputs or Outputs i.e. “Back Gate” should read “BackGate” and “High Lvl” should read “HighLvl”.Remember to keep the names less than 8 characters long. Further details are in the quick start guide.
Simply text “status” to the SMS Lite – the reply text will contain the battery voltage and the value of all the inputs and outputs. More details are in the user guide, extract below:
The “standard” larger size SIM is used in both the SMS Lite and SMS Controller. Don’t pop the smaller sizes out of the plastic holder they come in.
QTech offer a range of suitable power supplies and plug packs for our solutions. Please watch this short video for guidance on which power supply to select.
Setting up the SMS Lite is straight forward, please watch this short video for a demonstration.
Please watch this short video to see how to configure the SMS Lite.
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