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User's Guide

eZ430-RF2480Sensor Monitor

 

SWRU157

2008

Low-PowerRF

Contents

EZ430-RF2480 SENSOR MONITOR ...............................................................................

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INTRODUCTION .......................................................................................................

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INSTALLATION.........................................................................................................

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3.

DRIVER INSTALLATION ..........................................................................................

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3.1.

WINDOWS XP.......................................................................................................

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3.2.

WINDOWS VISTA ..................................................................................................

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4.

USER INTERFACE ...................................................................................................

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4.1.

TOOLBAR ...........................................................................................................

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4.1.1.

Configuration .............................................................................................

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4.2.

THE NETWORK VIEW...........................................................................................

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4.2.1.

Zoom .........................................................................................................

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4.2.2.

Scroll bars..................................................................................................

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4.2.3.

Moving a Node ..........................................................................................

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4.2.4. Removal of a Node....................................................................................

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4.3.

STATUS BAR.......................................................................................................

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TROUBLESHOOTING ............................................................................................

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5.1. STRANGE TEMPERATURE VALUES........................................................................

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5.2. STATUS OF THE CONNECTED DONGLE .................................................................

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5.3. MORE THAN ONE DONGLE CONNECTED TO THE PC ..............................................

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5.4. CONNECT/DISCONNECT OTHER USB DEVICE ON SAME PC ..................................

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5.5. USB DONGLE NOT AUTOMATICALLY DETECTED WHEN CONNECTED.......................

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5.6. NOT ABLE TO START THE APPLICATION ................................................................

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DOCUMENT HISTORY ...........................................................................................

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1.Introduction

eZ430-RF2480(formerlyeZ430-RFZACC06)Sensor Monitor is a PC application that will be used to monitor the sensors in a ZigBee network. The network is formed when setting up the basic out of the boxeZ430-RF2480Demo that includes the ZigBee Accelerator Sample Application (ZASA).

This document will only describe the user interface of the PC application.

Further details about the hardware platform and the ZigBee Accelerator Sample Application (ZASA) can be found on the eZ430-RF2480Demo kit website atwww.ti.com/eZ430-RF2480

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