How to install other modules in QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?  Step: Connect to your NAS via SSH. Enter the command “system-docker exec -ti qiot-node-red bash“. Go to the node-red directory: “cd /usr/local/lib/node_modules/node-red“ Use the node that npm needs for installation (for example: “npm install node-red-contrib-chatbot“) Leave SSH and open QIoT Suite Lite. Stop your IoT Application and then start it again. You will see the module you just added. (Some module require you to stop and re-start QIoT Suite Lite from the QTS APP Center)    ※ Note: If your…

Read More

Connect QVR Pro to QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite

Connect QVR Pro to QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite

In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect QVR Pro to QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite. Step_1: Open QVR Pro and set the event  For information on installing QVR Pro, please visit https://www.qnap.com/en/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-install-qvr-pro-beta  Once installed, start QVR Pro, and open “Event Management”. Click “+” to create a new rule. Enter a “Name” (for example: QIoT). (The “Description” is optional) Click “Next“. In “If –>The following event(s) occur“, click “Add“. In “Add Event“: Name: Enter a preferred name (for example: “QIoT”). Type: Choose “Event URL“. Enter an “Event source…

Read More

How to establish a MongoDB to connect with QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite?

How to establish a MongoDB to connect with QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to establish a MongoDB to connect with QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite. Step_1: Open Container Station and Set Up MongoDB Click “Container Station“. Click “Create Container“. Go to MongoDB and click “Install” (Click “MongoDB” for more information). Click “Create” This will install an empty container. You will need to install, remove, and then install a new MongoDB. Choose the container and remove it. Choose “Create Container“, and click “Install” to rebuild the MongoDB. In Command, enter “mongod –auth“. Click “Advanced Settings“. Go…

Read More

How to use NodeRED Dashboard

How to use NodeRED Dashboard

Using the Node-RED Dashboard: 1. “Layout”: Displays the results of output 2. “+Tab” : Add a new tab (for example: Tab1,Tab2) 3. Each tab can have many groups (for example: Basic Information, Other, QIoT Introduction) 4. “dashboard”: Add a new icon and group them (for example: Name, Mail, Click, Hello QIoT) 5. You can add a new links into a new tab (for example: QIoT Connection) 6. Icons can be modified by double clicking them. Please note that the “Group” resource must be set under the Tab you have already…

Read More

How to use the NodeRED- A case of the IFTTT

How to use the NodeRED- A case of the IFTTT

How to connect QIoT Suite Lite and IFTTT to send and show data on mobile devices. An IFTTT account is required to use this feature. Step 1: Establish a “maker webhook” connection: 1.  Go to log in to the IFTTT website and go to : https://ifttt.com/maker_webhooks 2. Click “Connect “. 3. Go to https://ifttt.com/maker_webhooks , and click “Documentation “. 4. Your key will be displayed. Take a note of this key as it will be needed later. Step 2: Establish Applets: 1. In the My Applets window, choose “New Applet “. 2….

Read More

How to solve the problem that cannot login when updating QIoT Suite Lite to v1.0

How to solve the problem that cannot login when updating QIoT Suite Lite to v1.0

In this lesson, we will introduce how to solve the problem that cannot login afterr upgrade from QIoT Suite Lite v0.9.0 to QIoT Suite Lite v1.0.09. Since the Cookie Path of v0.9 and v1.0 is different; thus you have to clean a cache and login again that you can get into the QIoT Application. The following are the solution steps: 1. When you login that appearing the following screen: 2. Go to Google Chrome Settings page (Website:chrome://settings/). 3. Click “Advanced” → “Content Settings” → “Cookies” 4. In All cookies and site…

Read More

How to show DHT11 data on QIoT Dashboard

How to show DHT11 data on QIoT Dashboard

The DHT11 is a basic, ultra low-cost digital temperature and humidity sensor. This tutorial will show how to display – DHT11 data on QIoT Dashboard (using a Seeeduino with W5500 Ethernet Shield). 1.  “IoT Applications” →  “Add IoT applications” 2.  In “Create a New IoT application”: Enter a name for your IoT Application. The Rule name and Dashboard name will be automatically generated based on the IoT Application Name. Click “Create”. 3. “Add Thing”: Enter a name for the Thing (in this sample: “Thingname”) “Custom” in “Thing Category” Click “Add”…

Read More

Connect Linkit 7688(Duo) to QNAP NAS – Lesson 4

Connect Linkit 7688(Duo) to QNAP NAS – Lesson 4

Lesson 4  Integrate Power BI In Lesson 3 , we used sample code connect to NAS .In this lesson, you will learn how yo use Power BI visualize sensor data that NAS recive in real-time. There are four parts: A: Get your first Power BI account B: Setup your streaming dataset API C: Configure Node-RED’s nodes in IoT application D: Add tile to display real-time data Part A: Get your first Power BI account Sign up for a free PowerBI account at https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/  After registering, the page will lead you to the below page. Click “My workspace“,…

Read More

Connect Raspberry Pi to QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite

Connect Raspberry Pi to QNAP NAS via QIoT Suite Lite

Get started with Raspberry Pi (Nodejs) In this tutorial, you will learn the basics of working with Raspberry Pi (that runs the Debian-based Raspbian). You will then learn how to connect your devices to QNAP NAS using QIoT Suite Lite. Please ensure your Raspberry Pi and NAS are on the same LAN. There are four lessons which shows how to do it. Lesson 1: Configure your device Lesson 2: Create your device in QIoT Suite Lite Lesson 3: Connect your device to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTTS Lesson 4: Integrate…

Read More

Connect Raspberry Pi to QNAP NAS – Lesson 4

Connect Raspberry Pi to QNAP NAS  – Lesson 4

Lesson 4  Integrate Power BI In Lesson 3 , we used sample code connect to NAS .In this lesson, you will learn how yo use Power BI visualize sensor data that NAS recive in real-time. There are four parts: A: Get your first Power BI account B: Setup your streaming dataset API C: Configure Node-RED’s nodes in IoT application D: Add tile to display real-time data Part A: Get your first Power BI account Sign up for a free PowerBI account at https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/ After registering, you will see the following page, you could click “skip for now…

Read More