Initial Power Up
Powering up SmartAP AIRLink for the first time after wiring the peripherals
You will see that various LEDs will turn on and some of them will start blinking. This means that the AIRLink is live and booting up. In particular, make sure that the PWR green LED is solid. This means that the AIRLink is powered up and running properly.
PWR green LED is solid meaning that the unit is powered up properly
Check available WiFi networks on your computer or tablet and connect to AIRLink network to set up the initial WiFi connection of the AIRLink. Find AirLinkConfig_XXXXX network and connect to it:
Default password: airlink1
You will see the following welcome page:
SmartAP AIRLink Dashboard
This page displays the generic information about the system including its status, system ID and current software version. You can see the current WiFi network status by clicking WiFi Settings:
By default, AIRLink is configured as the access point. If you would like to connect AIRLink to your home or office WiFi network then click the Connect to another WiFi network button.
You will see the discovered WiFi networks list:
Select the network you would like to connect to and click on its name. You will be asked to enter the WiFi network password:
After you have typed the password please click Connect.
Connect your computer to the same WiFi network which you have just connected the AIRLink to and go to airlink.local/. If you are able to see the main dashboard - you have successfully connected AIRLink to WiFi network:
By default, your AIRLink is owned by the manufacturer (Sky-Drones) or other licensed manufacturer. You can claim ownership of the AIRLink and assign it to your account.
Enter your Sky-Drones Cloud email and password to authenticate. Click Authenticate:
If the authentication was successful you will see the following message confirming that your identity was successfully verified.
Click Claim Ownership of this AIRLink. If successful – you should see the following confirmation message:
You can click the button to return to the main dashboard.