Overview

Section A: Hardware setup

  1. Download the EVSE Mesh app on AppStore or Google Play

  2. Create an account and login

  3. Open "Setting" and click on "Platform"

  4. Select "Charger Group List" and click on to create a charger group

  5. In the Charger group click on the "+" and add a charger

  6. Select the charger and enter your network details

  7. Access "Server information"

  8. Enter your Server information details

  9. Proceed to the Monta Portal

Section B: Setting up in the Monta Portal

  1. Add Charge Point

  2. Add Charge Point Settings

  3. Add Charge Point Details

  4. Connect to Monta

  5. Select Brand

  6. Select Model

  7. Select Integration Method

  8. OCPP Integration

  9. Check Connection

  10. Verifying

  11. Perfecto! You are now connected to Monta!

Section A: Hardware setup

You first need to integrate your charger with Monta. This will make us the operator of your charge point. This means we will have control of your charge point and from now on you should use us to start or schedule a charge on your car.

1. Download the EVSE Mesh app on AppStore or Google Play

On your device, navigate to the AppStore or Google Play and download the EVSE Mesh app to begin the setup of your charge point.

2. Create an account and login

Once you have installed the app, please create an account and login with it.

3. Open "Setting" and click on "Platform"

In the bottom right corner, open the "Setting" section and select to open "Platform". Once you have entered the Platform, select "OCPP (third party)".

4. Select "Charger Group List" and click on to create a charger group

Go to the Charger Group List section of the menu and click on the little circle in the upper right corner of the screen. Afterwards, create a Charger Group by clicking on the "Add New Charger Group" field.

5. In the Charger group click on the "+" and add a charger

!IMPORTANT! Before you continue in this section, please make sure your mobile device is connected to WiFi 2.4Ghz and that your Bluetooth is turned on.

Select the Charger Group you have just created and click on the little "+" sign in the bottom middle part of the screen. Afterwards you proceed to add your charger.

If you select "add a charger", you need to manually insert the details of your charge point. By selecting "Scan add" you can add your charge point by scanning its QR code.

6. Select the charger and enter your network details

Now open the charger you have just entered and click on "Add". After you do that the screen on the right will appear.

There, you need to enter the details of your wifi network. Please enter the name of the wifi network you are using. In the field below that, enter the wifi password. Finally, enter the Group Name that the charger belongs to. After you complete that, click on "Confirm".

7. Access "Server information"

Now you should be prompted to the window on the left. Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the screen. Afterwards, select "Server information.".

8. Enter your Server information details

Once this screen appears, enter the details below. Please leave the "Port" field blank.

IP/Domain : ocpp.monta.app

Port: 443

Path: *leave blank*

Protocol type: WSS

9. Proceed to the Monta Portal

Now that you have completed the Hardware Setup of your charger, you can proceed to the Monta Portal.

Section B: Setting up in the Monta Portal

Before setting up in the Monta Portal create the team. Here you can find information about how to create the team on Monta Portal and where to add your EN+, Brim or CITA charge point.

1. Add Charge Point

On Monta Portal click on "Add charge point" under Teams section.

2. Add Charge Point Settings

Select EN+, Brim or CITA following with the charge point model for the specific brand, put max charging (this information can be find on the charge point box or should have been provided by the manufacturer) power and choose supported connector type.

!! This is the example for EN+ charge point, the same steps have to followed in accordance to Brim or CITA charge point brand.

3. Add Charge Point Details

You can add an existing Charge point group or create one for that specific location. If you already have a Charge point group pointing to the location of the charge point it will be added automatically.

4. Connect to Monta

Important! If you choose "Not now" you can connect your charge point to Monta later. Click on Charge Point Name - Set Integration.

5. Select Brand

6. Select Model

7. Select Integration Method

8. OCPP Integration

Important!! At this point of installation you will need to have the charge point serial number. When you reach this part of charge point integration portal will automatically fill in the serial number field for you. Please click on the option "I have my own serial number".

After clicking on that option, you will get the screen below, where you can input your own charge point's serial number.

9. Check Connection

10. Verifying

Here we verify your connection to Monta. Please wait until the loading bar reaches 100%.

11. Perfecto! You are now connected to Monta!

Congrats! 🤗 You have now successfully installed your charge point to Monta.

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