This page instructs you how to connect your reader device to our network for debugging purposes.
Download Putty (Windows)
Putty is a telnet/ssh client software capable of tunneling tcp connections to different networks.
Download and install putty-0.66-installer.exe
Connect your reader to the same computer or network where you start Putty.
Power up your reader.
At next steps we assume that your reader IP address is: 10.1.1.3
Testing reader connection
Before proceeding test that your reader answers through network connection.
Run ping test using Windows Command Prompt or Power Shell.
C:\Users\user>ping 10.1.1.3 Pinging 10.1.1.3 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 10.1.1.3: bytes=32 time=2ms TTL=127 Reply from 10.1.1.3: bytes=32 time=2ms TTL=127 Reply from 10.1.1.3: bytes=32 time=2ms TTL=127
If bellow appears then something is wrong. Check your reader power and network cables.
Reply from x.x.x.x: Destination host unreachable.
Configure Putty to tunnel traffic from our network to your reader device.
-> Connection -> SSH -> Tunnels
address:port pair as your reader tcp/ip address and port.
- Ports of protocols: HTTP: 80, Saturn: 50007, Mercury: 2324, P3: 5403, LLRP: 5084
Set source port same as destination port.
Set other checkboxes as the screen shows bellow and remember to click
Enter hostname and port: router.rainio.org 2202
Check that connection type is: SSH
reader debug to Saved sessions and click
After saving, click
Open to start connection.
After connecting it will ask username and password.
If login is succesfull, an empty black screen appears. Just leave it as is. Do not close the screen or window.
We will tell you when you are free to close connections and windows.