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Yabbys - How to set up Man Down Alerts

The Yabby has the ability to configure "Man Down" alerts - and can send an alert to the server if the asset has not moved for a configurable period of time. 

The following settings are available, defaults are shown

Man Down Digital Input
Digital Input bit to set when man down is activated
Man Down Timeout Settings
If the Man Down Timeout will be Disabled, or in Minutes, Hours or Days
Man Down Timeout
Number of minutes/hours/days until Man Down DI is activated
Man Down Set/Clear
What to do when Man Down is set or cleared.

Options are:

  1. Disabled: Do nothing
  2. GPS Trigger a GPS fix, to be uploaded at a future event (heartbeat, movement detection, etc).
  3. GPS and Upload: Once Trigger a GPS fix and attempt an upload. If the upload fails, then it will wait until the next event (heartbeat, movement detection, etc).
  4. GPS and Upload, Retry: Trigger a GPS fix and attempt an upload continually, until it successfully connects to the server.

For the Wi-Fi version, GPS fix is replaced by Wi-Fi lookup and is equivalent.


Send an alert to the server when the device has not moved for 12 hours:

We can apply these parameters (How to change parameters):

For an alert in TG, set up an alert with these conditions:

When the device does not move for 12 hours, an upload will be sent to TG, and then this alert will be activated.

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