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jcecil [When to use a mobile router instead]
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marmour [3. Configuration]
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 See also the [[https://​www.victronenergy.com/​accessories/​gx-gsm|GX GSM Product Page]]. See also the [[https://​www.victronenergy.com/​accessories/​gx-gsm|GX GSM Product Page]].
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 +Video explaining how to connect using LAN, WiFi, and the GX GSM:
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 === Antennas and accessories === === Antennas and accessories ===
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 Mount the device and connect the antenna. Consider using the outdoor antenna when installing the GX GSM in a closed metal enclosure. Mount the device and connect the antenna. Consider using the outdoor antenna when installing the GX GSM in a closed metal enclosure.
  
-Insert the SIM card. You will need to eject the SIM card tray with a pen or other pointy object. Be aware that the SIM card try sits slightly recessed inside the unit. Be sure to push it all the way in.+Insert the SIM card. You will need to eject the SIM card tray with a pen or other pointy object. Be aware that the SIM card tray sits slightly recessed inside the unit. Be sure to push it all the way in.
  
-Connect the GX GSM to the Venus device with the supplied USB cable. Use a USB hub if all USB sockets are already in use.+Connect the GX GSM to the GX-device with the supplied USB cable. Use a USB hub if all USB sockets are already in use.
  
 Connect DC power supply (8 to 70 VDC). A 1.4M wire is included, with M10 lugs and an inline fuse. Connect DC power supply (8 to 70 VDC). A 1.4M wire is included, with M10 lugs and an inline fuse.
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 When using a SIM card with its SIM-pin security disabled, the system will work without further configuration. Verify operation by .. ? (Check VRM Last log data?) When using a SIM card with its SIM-pin security disabled, the system will work without further configuration. Verify operation by .. ? (Check VRM Last log data?)
  
-Setting a SIM pin helps reducing the risk of the SIM card being stolen and used. Use a mobile phone to set the SIM pin, and there after configure it on the Venus device.+Setting a SIM pin helps reducing the risk of the SIM card being stolen and used. Use a mobile phone to set the SIM pin, and there after configure it on the GX-device.
  
 Settings -> GSM modem -> PIN code Settings -> GSM modem -> PIN code
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