IMPORTANT: Tags should be tested before entering the units to ensure they are working. This article includes instruction on how to test using an Actall test station.
On the touchscreen you will see the keypad to enter the tags ID. (an ID is found on each device, and is similar to the image below)
On the touchscreen computer enter the ID of the tag into the "device ID to test" box
Then click "Start Test"
When you see this screen, push the button on the tag to test the tag
NOTE: Only push the button once, do not hold down as tag will not test until released.
Battery and alarm functions will be tested without causing an alarm on the system
The green testing line will start moving across showing listening for the test
If tag tests good for battery and alarming, you will see this screen “Test Successful” which means you are
If the system does not receive information from the tag “Try Again” will appear.
If tag tests good for good for alarm monitoring but has a bad battery, you will see this screen
To ensure the successful operation of the device a new battery should be installed before using the tag.