Import SmartSense Devices

How to import SmartSense Devices in SmartSense Platform?

1. From the SmartSense Dashboard the user will navigate to the “Import Devices” under Device Management and wait for the page to load.

2. Select the user to assign the device to.

3. Upon selecting the user to assign the device to. Groups to which the user belongs to will appear in the "Assign Group" select input field.

4. Select the Device type from the SmartSense Device types.
Temperature
Temperature and Humidity
Temperature, Humidity and CO2
4-20mA (Temperature Sensor, Pressure Sensor, 4-20mA Humidity Sensor or Other)
Pulse
Pressure
Level Sensor

5. Download the example excel file provided for the data format.

6. Insert the device data in accordance with the example excel file provided.

7. Click "Choose File" to navigate to the excel file on your pc, laptop or external device with devices to be imported and select the file for upload.

8. Click "Import" to import the devices.

With the Import Devices option, the user will be able to add more than one device at a time. This option is convenient as there will be times users will want to upload newly acquired devices in bulk to the platform.

- Example. CSV file this is an example of the file format which CSV files need to conform to in order to be successfully imported to the IoT SmartView platform.

The file to be imported to IoT SmartView platform needs to conform to the correct format.

Device ID: This is the device’s ID, it is an alphanumeric consisting of 6 digits.
Device Name: This is a name descriptive to the device.

Common mistakes:

Incorrect file upload.

Incorrect device data inputs.

Incorrect File Uploaded.

Watch Video

Importing SmartSense Devices to IoT platform


Add Devices
Update Device/Group