APNT-116 - Configuring VERA UI7 to work with RFXtrx433 transceiver
Configuring VERA UI7 to work with RFXtrx433 transceiver
Extending VERA's capabilities to be able to control devices based on 433MHz frequency bands makes great sense. Simply adding the RFXtrx433E USB transceiver you can use VERA's advanced features, scenes and scripting capabilities to control 433MHz-based devices, including LightwaveRF. Plus, you have one controller for all your home automation technologies.
This application note shows how to configure VERA Edge to work with the RFXtrx433E transceiver.
Installation and configuration of VERA Edge and the RFXtrx433E is straightforward:
Connect the RFXtrx433E transceiver to the VERA controller via USB cable
Upload device files to VERA that enable it to communicate with the RFXtrx433E
Create a master device which VERA uses to control the RFXtrx433E
Configure the serial (USB) port to enable VERA and RFXrtx433E to communicate
Select the 433MHz protocols you wish to use
Upload device files to VERA
To enable RFXtrx433E to work with VERA you need to download a set of configuration files and upload them into your VERA.