How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

In this tutorial, we will use transfer information from DHT11 (connected to LinkIt 7697) to QBoat Sunny via HTTP. Then, the QIoT Suite Application will output the temperature every 30 seconds, and humidity every 60 seconds. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Files used: Download Here MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor AP Wireless Router Create and Setup QIoT Application Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select test.json Connect LinkIt 7697 Connect the DHT11 to LinkIt 7697. GND to GND VCC to 3V3 Signal to P3 Download and Install the Arduino IDE here Open dht11-wifi.ino in Arduino…

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How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

In this tutorial, we will be using voice control to call upon the data generated by DHT11, with the help of QIoT Suite, an Ubuntu Container and Dialogflow (formerly api.ai). What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Microphone Speakers MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor Container Station Files used: Download Here Create Container and Install Dependencies Create the Ubuntu container. Open Container Station > Create > Search for Ubuntu and Install/Create the LXCcontainer. Install the dependencies. SSH to the NAS. Instructions can be found here. Enter the following lines: $ lxc-container -n <container name> $ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install…

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How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

In this tutorial, we will be using Chatfuel to control a light bulb by interacting with our chatbot in Facebook Messenger. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny QIoT Suite Lite MediaTek LinkIt 7697 Relay and Power Plug (Reference: Web Controlled Socket by Arduino by Laisan) AP Wireless Router Lightbulb Facebook Account Files used: Download Here Create and Setup QIoT Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select chatbot-light.json Open the uploaded QIoT Application. Navigate to the Rule tab. Create and Setup our Chatbot via Chatfuel Register or sign-in to Chatfuel using your Facebook account. Click Create from Template. Select Blank Bot. Click Connect. Select the page…

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How to Connect a Z-Wave Device to QIoT Container Station / OpenHAB Configurations

How to Connect a Z-Wave Device to QIoT Container Station / OpenHAB Configurations

Go into Inclusion-mode on your Z-Stick and add your desired Z-Wave device. We will be using the FGPB-101 Fibaro Button in this tutorial. Instructions for this step can be found in the Z-Stick manual. Plug your Z-Stick USB into your NAS. Connect to your NAS via SSH (instructions here). Enter insmod /usr/local/modules/cdc-acm.ko if cdc-acm.ko is already installed, you will see this message: Look for your Z-Stick device path by entering ls -al /dev/ttyACM* In our case, we have found /dev/ttyACM0 Change the permissions to allow read and write for everyone by entering chmod…

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How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED? In this tutorial, you will learn how to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED: Using UI to install NodeRED(npm) (Official Plugin) Manually to install NodeRED (Official Plugin) Manually to install Zip.file (Non-official Plugin) Note: If UI do not display the node after installing then please install by manually.   1. Using UI to install NodeRED(npm) (Official Plugin) Go to QIoT Suite Lite >  Choose IoT Application > Go to Rule Click Menu > Choose Manage palette…

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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 module uses GCC compiler or modifies the OS interface, then the module may…

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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…

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