How to Solve VCOM “Progressing” Problem

Applies to these models:

  • SG-B-8-L
  • SG-B-8-L-W
  • SG-B-4-L
  • SG-B-4-L-W

Problem: VCOM shows “Progressing” (pic) for more than 30 minutes after click on “add” button.

Solution: uninstall “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter”

Refer pictures below on how to uninstall “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter”.

  1. Right click on “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter”, then click uninstall
  2. Click OK

Note: after it is uninstalled, and VCOM is working, “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter” can be re-installed.

Refer pictures below on how to re-install “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter”.

  1. Run VirtualBox Installer as shown as “VirtualBox-5.1.28-117968-Win.exe”
  2. Click Run
  3. Click Next,
  4. Click Repair,
  5. Click Repair.
  6. After the installation finished, the “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter” will be appeared in Device Manager

Speed of Sending SMS Using MOBITEK MobiGATE

Using

  • MOBITEK MobiGATE Model SG-B-8-L,  SG-B-8-L-W,
  • Maxis SIM Card;
  • MOBITEK SMS Engine — Enterprise Edition

the average sending speed is 10 SMS per minute per modem. Therefore for MobiGATE with 8 modems, it can send out on average 80 SMS (10 x 8) per minute.

The config.xml is as follow

<SMSConfig>

<RETRY_SEND>3</RETRY_SEND>
<ROUTING>FALSE</ROUTING>

<MODEM_LIST>
<MODEM>
<ID>1</ID>
<PORT>61</PORT>
<ENABLED>TRUE</ENABLED>
<MODE>S</MODE>
<TARGET_PREFIX>*</TARGET_PREFIX>
</MODEM>

</MODEM_LIST>

<DATASOURCE>
<DBTYPE>MYSQL</DBTYPE>
<SERVER>localhost</SERVER>
<USERNAME>root</USERNAME>
<PASSWORD></PASSWORD>
<DATABASENAME>smsengine6</DATABASENAME> <AUTHMODE>WIN</AUTHMODE>
</DATASOURCE>

</SMSConfig>

MOBITEK MobiGATE — How to Send and Read SMS

MOBITEK MobiGATE -- SMS Gateway for Enterprise

MOBITEK MobiGATE — SMS Gateway for Enterprise

MOBITEK® MobiGATE is a SMS Gateway for Enterprise.

MOBITEK® MobiGATE is an intelligent 8 port modem pool.

These are the supported protocol to send and read SMS:-

  1. SQL Statement:-
    • to send out SMS: 
      Insert into Outbox (message, destination) values ('Hello!', '+60172233111');
    • to read SMS: 
      Select * from Inbox where read_status = 'N';
    • to out SMS in bulk:
      Insert into Outbox (message, destination) values ('Hello!', '+60172233111'),  ('Hello!', '+60172233112'), ('Hello!', '+60172233113'), ('Hello!', '+60172233114'), ('Hello!', '+60172233115');
    • to out SMS in bulk (MS SQL):
      BULK INSERT Outbox FROM 'C:\MSSQLTextFile.txt' WITH(FIELDTERMINATOR=',',ROWTERMINATOR='n'
    • example of the text file, "MSSQLTextFile.txt":
      ,Hello!,,,+60172233111,,,,,,,,
      
      ,Hello!,,,+60172233112,,,,,,,,
      
      ,Hello!,,,+60172233113,,,,,,,,
      
      ,Hello!,,,+60172233114,,,,,,,,
      
      ,Hello!,,,+60172233115,,,,,,,,
    • to out SMS in bulk (MySQL):
      LOAD DATA INFILE 'C:\MySQLTextFile.txt' INTO Table Outbox FIELDS TERMINATED BY ',';
    • example of the text file, "MySQLTextFile.txt":
      ,Hello!,,2015-12-17 09:33:29,+60172233111,P,NULL,NULL,NULL,NULL,T,NULL,
      
      ,Hello!,,2015-12-17 09:33:29,+60172233112,P,NULL,NULL,NULL,NULL,T,NULL,
      
      ,Hello!,,2015-12-17 09:33:29,+60172233113,P,NULL,NULL,NULL,NULL,T,NULL,
      
      ,Hello!,,2015-12-17 09:33:29,+60172233114,P,NULL,NULL,NULL,NULL,T,NULL,
      
      ,Hello!,,2015-12-17 09:33:29,+60172233115,P,NULL,NULL,NULL,NULL,T,NULL,
  2. MOBITEK SMS API over TCP/IP

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