This topic provides the steps required to configure a OneVue Sync Transmitter to be managed and monitored from OneVue. Be sure to complete the steps in the order as they appear below.
For a system with more than one Transmitter, first configure and install the main Transmitter and verify it received a valid time signal and then configure Repeater Transmitters. When all Transmitters are configured and installed, you can then configure and install the system clocks or InfoBoards.
Transmitter: all external components are installed (external antenna, GPS Receiver). All connections are established and Transmitter is powered on.
App access: your OneVue user profile assigned to the Account Admin or Network Admin role.
Network: OneVue Network Requirements met.
Ethernet: during configuration, you can select an existing OneVue wired network profile or create a new network.
NTP time source: NTP Server IP address or URL.
From your mobile device, open the OneVue Device Configurator (ODC) app .
Select Connect to OneVue.
Enter your OneVue username > select Next > enter your password > select Log In.
Select the OneVue account the Transmitter is to be added to.
If your user login is associated with more than one OneVue account, the account selection option is displayed.
Set the Transmitter into Bluetooth discoverable mode.
From the Transmitter front panel, press and release the Bluetooth pairing button. The Transmitter is discoverable for the next two minutes (Power LED is illuminated and Transmit LED flashes).
From available devices, select the Transmitter. If multiple devices are listed, verify the 12-character MAC address located on the Transmitter back panel.
If the Transmitter is not listed, select the app Refresh icon.
Verify its factory specifications.
MAC Address: Unique 12-character MAC Address discoverable on the facility's network. The MAC address is printed on a label located on the Transmitter's back panel.
Model: Identifies the Primex device model. All OneVue Sync Transmitters are identified by Transmitter (TX400).
Tx Mode: Identifies the Transmitter hardware configuration. Indicates if 1, 5, or 30 Watt and internal or external antenna.
Configure its Network: select an existing network or enter a new network > select Continue.
If a Non-DHCP network (static IP address), select DHCP off and enter the IPv4 settings.
Enter a Name for the Transmitter.
Verify Call Sign (preset by Primex).
Verify Time Zone is set to install location.
Verify its Time Source.
Verify RF Channel/Receive Channel.
Repeater Transmitter only.
Select Advanced Options to configure its Repeater Transmit Channel.
Optional settings, select Advanced Options.
The settings below (Transmit Continuously and Normal Transmit) should only be changed when requested or approved by an authorized Primex support technician.
Settings are downloaded to the Transmitter and initiates its first-time check-in to OneVue.
Verify the Transmitter checked-in to OneVue. It may take up to two minutes to check-in.
Log in to OneVue > go to Devices > Transmitters > verify its Last Check-in.
From the front of the Transmitter, verify it is not in a Caution or Error state.