Figure 4-19 STS Edge Tab
The STS Edge tab will display the Serial Number of the connected STS Telemetry System, the battery level of the Remote Station, The STS Edge Time, the Signal Strength of the modem, the STS Firmware Version, the percentage of remaining Free Memory in the STS, the STS System Status, and the Modem Power and GPS status.
STS Status descriptions are as follows:
- Idle – indicates that the STS is idle and waiting for initialization.
- Init – shows that the STS is going through the initialization process (initialization is discussed in Section 5.0).
- Logging – indicates that the STS is collecting data from dataloggers.
- Future Start – indicates that the STS has been programmed with the future start option.
In the STS Edge tab, you can turn a connected modem on or off by clicking, or .
You can restore the factory settings of the STS by clicking . Sampling and reporting is stopped. This may be useful before you want to reprogram your STS for a new site.
You can disable or enable GPS location for the STS by clicking . Select "Get Location" from the drop-down menu to display a map with the STS location based on GPS coordinates.
You may have to turn off the modem to obtain more accurate GPS coordinates.
You can stop a programmed STS from sampling and reporting by selecting .
To restart an STS, you have to use the STS/RRL Administrator. See Section 6.
The STS Edge tab is also used to initialize your STS Telemetry System, after all programming and hardware setup is complete. See Section 5 for initialization instructions.