Author: TravisE NCD Technical Engineer

WiFi AC Current Monitor User Guide for use with +More App

Install the +More AppWhere to get the AppInitial Setup of a New DeviceStartConnecting to the SensorConfigure WiFiWait for Device ConfigurationOwner EmailLocation TaggingNotification EmailSettings ReviewSetup CompleteNext StepsExploring the User InterfaceLive Current/kWH Monitoring UIEnergy Monitoring UISettings UIAutomationCreate a New AutomationNew AutomationChoose ConditionTriggering DeviceChoose Device Variable to MonitorVariable State ConditionAdd ActionSelect Automation Action to PerformNotification Subject and MessageSave or Add More ActionsTest the AutomationInstall the +More App Where to get the App Install the +more app. iOS Users Click Here Android Users Click Here Initial Setup of a New Device Start After opening the App for the first time you will see this

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WiFi Sensor Setup Guide for use with Amazon® AWS®

WiFi Sensor Setup Guide for use with Amazon® AWS® INTRODUCTION The NCD IoT WiFi Sensor for AWS® was developed for industrial applications where WiFi is available. Great care was taken to ensure this device is easy to configure and use so even IoT beginners can set it up. This guide will thoroughly explain the setup and initial use of the entire line of WiFi Sensors for use with AWS®. 1. AWS® Account Setup The first thing to do is to create an AWS® account. An AWS® account can be created at https://aws.amazon.com. Once an account has been created on AWS®, proceed through

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Contact Closure Email Generator User Guide

Introduction In this guide we will cover the functionality and use of the Contact Closure Email Generator. We will cover basic requirements, hardware functionality, configuration, and troubleshooting of the device. Basic Requirements Email Broker This device communicates directly with your Email Broker via the SMTP protocol.  Most Email Brokers such as Gmail and Outlook support SMTP connectivity so this device is compatible with most Email brokers.  You should check with your specific email broker to ensure it supports SMTP. Note for Gmail Users Google by default will not allow this device to access your Email account as it does not

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NCD Gen3 Ethernet Module User Guide

Introduction In this guide we will cover the configuration and use of the NCD Gen 3 Module.  We will discuss the configuration software as well as the web interface.  The module can be configured through the web interface, however if you have a Windows Computer available we recommend configuring settings in the module through the configuration software. Basic Usage For most users the Gen 3 Ethernet module will work right out of the box with no settings configuration required.  Simply install the Ethernet module into your main control board, connect a standard ethernet cable to the Gen 3 module, connect

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Log MQTT Gateway data to MySQL Database

Introduction In this article we will explore running an MySQL server on your computer.  We’ll use a Python script to subscribe to MQTT messages and then log sensor telemetry data received to the MySQL Database.  It is assumed that you have an MQTT Gateway and you have already installed and setup the Mosquitto MQTT Broker on your computer, if not please have a look at This Article.  The MQTT Gateway should be reporting sensor data to The MQTT Broker.  If you have all of that ready please read on. Installing MySQL MySQL can be installed on Linux, Mac, or Windows

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Connecting the MQTT Gateway to Mosquitto

Introduction There are more Cloud Services out there for IoT Device than you can shake a stick at, but some users may prefer to “go off grid”.  There can be several reasons for this.  Maybe your IT department will not allow outgoing connections to services like AWS, Azure, Google, etc.  If you happen to have a good server on site and the development staff to build a Cloud specific for your application.  This means there are no use service fees to 3rd party services and you have full control over how your data is aggregated and consumed.  In this article

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Sensor Configuration Using Micro Gateways

Introduction In this guide we will explain how to configure sensor settings through the Micro Gateways.  This covers The MQTT Gateway, AWS Gateway, Azure Gateway, and all other Micro Gateways. Enter Setup Mode Make sure your Gateway is in Setup Mode.  This is indicated by a flashing Blue LED on the Gateway.  If it is not in setup mode then open the lid, then press and hold the CFG button until the LED begins flashing Blue to enter setup mode. Connect to the Gateway On your computer search for WiFi Networks.  The Gateway should show up in discovered networks as

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4-20mA 4 Channel Mirror Product Manual

Introduction The purpose of this manual is to educate users on the functionality and use of the 4 channel Wireless 4-20mA Mirror Pro product.  Please contact us with any questions you may have on the use of this product. Power Requirements These products are sold with optional power supplies which are recommended for use with the product.  If you must supply your own power supply to the devices then a regulated 9-32VDC power supply source capable of supplying a minimum of 2.4 watts.  Power may be connected through labeled 2.1 mm barrel connector(center pin positive) or through screw terminals. Wireless

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Ethernet Mirror Configuration with NCD5500 Gen 3 Ethernet Module

Introduction This configuration guide applies to MirC/MirX Ethernet products which utilize the NCD5500 Gen 3 Ethernet module pictured below. In this guide we will cover configuring these Ethernet modules for the MirC/MirX products.  MirC and MirX series products were designed to communicate with each other over a Ethernet network connection.  The contact closure inputs in one location control the relays in the remote location.   Before you Start (Requirements) It should be noted that these products do not work over an internet connection.  Both boards must be on the same LAN.  Also both boards will require an assigned static IP

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Cellular Micro Gateway Setup for MQTT

Cellular Micro Gateway for MQTT SETUP INSTRUCTIONS Introduction The easy to use NCD Cellular Micro Gateway allows the complete line of NCD sensors to communicate via the internet to any MQTT broker service using a Cellular connection.  It only requires Cellular network connection credentials, connection information about the MQTT host broker, and authentication information for the MQTT connection if applicable.  The MQTT gateway supports connection to MQTT brokers via open connection, basic authentication, as well as TLS.  Topics and message payload formats are fully customizable for compatibility with your specific MQTT broker service.  All sensors are fully encrypted using 128-bit

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