VCOM Cannot Be Used to Change IP Address of MobiGATE

Conclusion:

  • VCOM Cannot Be Used to Change IP Address of MobiGATE. 
  • The configure button in VCOM doesn’t have any functions.
Select the MobiGATE then click on the “Configure” in VCOM.
Enter the new IP address for the MobiGATE
new IP address and Submask Address been entered
When OK is clicked, no response except .ion
Did the IP address changed? No, IP address remains at 192.168.10.69
What happens if I fill all the fields provided? — NOTHING
After OK is pressed -NOTHING HAPPENS

 

 

 

How to Solve MobiGATE Fails to Initailize Despite Hyper Terminal Can Communicate with MobiGATE

Cause: MSComm.ocx did not install properly or the date of the file is incorrect. This occur when SMS Engine — Enterprise Edition has been reinstalled a few times on the same Windows machine.

Solution:

  1. uninstall SMS Engine — Enterprise Edition
  2. if necessary, unregister MSCOMM.ocx and delete it
  3. then install SMS Engine — Enterprise Edition

or

  1. unregister the “MSComm.ocx” and delete it
  2. copy the new MSComm.ocx and manually register it

How to Set-Up 3G Router F342x

Steps to set-up F342x:

  1. Right click on “Ethernet”
  2. Click on “Properties”
  3. Check on “QoS Packet Scheduler” & “Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4)
  4. Select “TCP/IPv4” and click on the “Properties”
  5. IP address and default gateway shouldn’t be the same.
  6.   Enter the IP address of the 3G Router on the web page, you will see this.
  7. Click on “Setup”, and enter this to enable access to the Configuration Page of F3424 —  user name “admin”, password  is “admin”.
  8. Click on “WAN”, to check 3G signal strength and connection status.

Configure APN to connect to the 3G network

  1. Look for “APN” to check the connected network
  2. Select a preferred network from the table below and key-in into the APN on the F3424 configuration page.
    MAXIS 2G
    (contract)
    MAXIS 3G
    (contract)
    MAXIS
    (pre-pay)
    DIGI CELCOM
    APN Internet.gprs.maxis unet net diginet celcom.net.my
    USERNAME guest maxis maxis guest guest
    PASSWORD wap net guest guest guest


Check if there is an internet connection

  1. Steps & pictures to check if there is an internet connection:
    • Check WAN status :
    • Use web browser to check internet connection

 

COM Port Number of MOBITEK S80 Modem Will Change If USB Port is Changed

MOBITEK® S80 for SMS Over 3G Network

 

OBJECTIVE: to test if restarting Windows 10 causes COM port number of MOBITEK S80 SMS Modem to change.

 

TEST METHOD TEST RESULT
  1. Use MOBITEK S80 (no SIM card required)
  2. Use your Lenovo laptop running Windows 10
  3. Connect S80 into USB port no. 1
What is the COM port number?

COM 9

  • Restart Windows 10
What is the COM port number after restart?

COM 9

Does COM port number change after restart?

NO

  1. unplug S80 from USB port no. 1
  2. plug into USB port no. 2 (different one)
 What is the COM port number?  COM 7

  • Restart Windows 10
 What is the COM port number after restart? 

COM 7

Does COM port number change after restart?

NO

CONCLUSION

Restarting Windows 10 doesn’t change the COM Port Number.

It is common that that the COM port number will be changed if you plug the modem into another USB port. As long as that MOBITEK S80 is using the same USB port, COM port number will be the same.

 

How to Solve Unable to Log Into Windows XP PC Despite The User Name and Password Are Correct

Problem: On local area network (LAN), other PC (Windows Vista, 7 and 8) are not able to log into Windows XP PC with the correct user name and password.

Solution: the date and time of Windows XP PC are incorrect, re-set them.

source: https://superuser.com/questions/287009/logon-failure-unknown-username-or-bad-password-when-connecting-windows-7-pc-to-w

How to Solve Microsoft Security Essentials Stopping by Itself

  1. Uninstall (Microsoft Security Essentials), should be able to remove MSE from Control Panel. Any problems uninstalling see: Uninstalling Microsoft Security Essentials  
  2. Recommend to restart the computer to ensure the uninstall is complete.
  3. Re-install the MSE. Can download a new MSE Installation File from:   http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/security-essentials-all-versions

 

How to Solve “Cannot open database (MS SQL Server) requested by login. The login failed”

Applies to:

  • MOBITEK SMS Engine version 5, 6, 7
  • SQL Server Express
  • Windows Server 2012 R2

Error Message: [42000] [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]Cannot open database “smseee6” requested by the login. The login failed.

Solution:

  1. Add “db_owner” to the user;
  2. If problem remains unsolved, then enable “TCP/IP” in SQL Server Configuration Manager.

How to Add “db_owner”

  1. select the user -> Properties
  2. goto “User Mapping”, select the database (smseee6) then check “db_owner”

Source: https://blog.sqlauthority.com/2009/08/20/sql-server-fix-error-cannot-open-database-requested-by-the-login-the-login-failed-login-failed-for-user-nt-authoritynetwork-service/

How to Enable “TCP/IP”

  1. Launch the SQL Server Configuration Manager. It should be in the Start -> Programs -> Microsoft SQL Server -> Configuration Tools, select “Protocols for SQLEXPRESS” and enabled “TCP/IP”.
  2. In “TCP/IP -> Properties”.
  3. In “TCP port”, ensure it is the correct port number 1433.
  4. Restart the servce.

Source: https://razorsql.com/docs/support_sqlserver_express.html