This configuration will allow you send SMS Messages via a device connected behind a Sixnet series SN or RAM via the serial RS232 port.
NOT SN/RAM 67xx-VZ
Use Case / Problem Solved:
Allow a 3rd party device to generate SMS messages by configuring your SN/RAM device to send them. You must have SMS feature enabled on your cellular account.
Step 1. In the Web GUI, Navigate to Admin>Package Installation
Step 2. Select the snpat01182016_SMS_via_TCPS_and_Serial.zip then click Install
Step 3. Once the install is finished make sure to look in the Installation history and see that the install was a success
Step 4. Navigate to Advanced>GWLNX>Install Configuration
Step 5. Under Manage GWLNX Configuration File, select the sms-send-recv-via-serial-port.cfg file, then click Install
Step 6. Once this install is complete you connect your serial device behind us with these settings
· Baud Rate = 9600
· Data Bits = 8
· Parity = None
· Stop Bits = 1
Step 7. Once your end device is connected serially to the SN/RAM, make sure the RS232 LED is illuminated.
Step 8. Then, simply make sure the end device can format the message sent to the SN/RAM as follows
TO=4445556666 MSG=TANK IS FULL
This is the area to input the phone number, ex. 5557775555
This is the area for you SMS message, ex. TANK IS FULL!
Note: For Crimson-based devices you must set this message up as follows:
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