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 import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite?

How to import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite?

How to import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite? For using this function, you should upgrade your QIoT Suite Lite to v1.2.1 and above. Previously, QIoT Suite Lite only has an admin user. In this tutorial you will learn how to add the QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite and also to be an admin user in QIoT Suite Lite. (Note: Only support for QTS administrators group users to use this function, QTS other users are not unable to use.) Add QTS administrator to QIoT Suite…

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How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite?

How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite?

How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite? In this tutorial, you will learn how to use Modbus gateway (Using  WEP232 Modbus Gateway as sample) to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite (Using AQD-101 Air Quality Dashboard as a sample) Install third-party Node-RED Plugin support Modbus protocol. Refer to below installation steps:

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What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite?

What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite?

What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite? When you start QIoT Suite Lite, background services need some time to fully load. If you try to access QIoT Suite Lite during this time you will see the following error messages:   If these messages persist, check your network access permissions in Control Panel > System > Security > Allow/Deny List. If “Allow connections from the list only” is selected, this may cause issues with connecting to QIoT Suite Lite. For more information, check https://www.qnap.com/en/how-to/faq/article/why-do-some-qts-apps-not-function-properly-after-i-enable-system-security-allowdeny-list-allow-connections-from-the-list-only   You can also…

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How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address?

How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address?

How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address? If your NAS IP address changes, then your devices will be unable to connect to QIoT Suite Lite and your resourceinfo.json file will contain the wrong IP address. You can fix this by following these steps: Log into QIoT Suite Lite as an administrator Go to the Settings page Click “Administrative Settings“ In QIoT Device Gateway Settings, IP address changes will be highlighted in red Click “Update IP Address” After updating your IP Address, you should re-deploy your resourceinfo.json file…

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Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite

Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite

Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite From version 1.2.0, dashboards in QIoT Suite Lite can display the Google Maps widget. A Google Maps API Key is required to use the Google Maps widget. For more information, refer to: https://cloud.google.com/blog/products/maps-platform/building-for-scale-updates-to-google To obtain a Google Maps API Key, visit: https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/get-api-key   After obtaining your Google Maps API Key, go to the QIoT Suite Lite Dashboard page and: Click “Edit“ Click the map location icon Enter your Google Maps API Key Click “Save” If you receive an error that the…

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How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS?

How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS?

How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS? In this tutorial you will learn how to easily install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS. HASS. IO not only including Home Assistant software but increasing Plugin download installation, management web interface integrated into Home Assistant, etc. Compare to Home Assistant, HASS.IO increase more convenient function for user to use.   HASS.IO will be managed by using Docker system. The below tutorial will teach you how to use Docker in LXC to install HASS.IO. (You may refer to “How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP…

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How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container?

How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container?

How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container? In this tutorial you will learn how to install Docker in QNAP NAS LXC container (Using x86 NAS model as a sample)   Installation Go to QNAP APP Center to install Container Station and set up your environment Using SSH into NAS and go to NAS Host to edit “/usr/local/container-station/lxc/share/lxc/config/common.conf” Modify string “lxc.mount.auto = cgroup:mixed proc:mixed sys:mixed” into “lxc.mount.auto = proc:mixed sys:mixed” Note: 1. Once you have upgraded Container Station then you may need to follow this step again. 2….

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How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log?

How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log?

How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log? In this FAQ, we will introduce you how to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log when some error happened. You can download this debug log and transfer it to QNAP technical service engineer for solving your problem.   If you can log in to QIoT Suite Lite successfully then you may follow the steps to download log: In QIoT Suite Lite page > click> click “About” Click “Download debug log“ Transfer “qiotdebug.tar.gz” file to QNAP technical service engineer    If you can not…

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