Section A: Hardware Setup
You will need to connect to the WiFi (hotspot), which is emitted from your charge point. All EVC04-Models have a WiFi hotspot feature which is enabled by default.
The credentials for the access of the internet signal of your charge point is standardly:
WiFi name or SSID: Serial number of your charge point
2. Open your browser to 192.168.1.1
After connecting to the "Wi-Fi Hotspot” network, you can open your web browser from a computer or mobile device.
In the URL section, enter 192.168.1.1, which is IP address of the charging station.
3. Login to the Web User Interface
Once you enter the URL, you will go to the WebUI login page. The credentials are the following:
User Name: admin
4. Go to "OCPP settings" and enable "OCPP connection"
Once in the WebUI, go to "OCPP settings" and enable the "OCPP connection". After that you have to fill in the following details:
Central system address: ws://ocpp.monta.app
Charge Point ID: *your charger ID here*
After this, scroll down until you can see the field called "AuthorizationKey". There, input eight times the letter F, as shown in the example: FFFFFFFF
Finally, press on "Save".
5. Connect your charge point to the Internet
Now it is time to connect your charge point to the Internet. To do so, navigate to the "Network interfaces" section and select "WLAN".
SSID: *your WiFi’s exact name*
Password: *your WiFi's password*
After you have filled the information, please click on "Save". The rest of the process takes place in the Monta app.
Section B: Setting up on the Monta Portal
1. Add Charge Point
On Monta Portal click on "Add charge point" under Teams section.
2. Add Charge Point Settings
Select Vestel and the charge point model, put max charging power (this information can be find on the charge point box or should have been provided by the manufacturer in this case Vestel) and select supported connector type.
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. Add Charge Point identifier and click on "Done, what's next?"
9. Check Connection
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.