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The following high-level diagram illustrates the basic steps required to configure a cloud connector for enabling remote access to LoopEdge. Detailed steps are listed in this procedure.

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Steps to Configure LoopEdge Cloud Connectivity

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To facilitate this configuration, log in to both LoopCloud and LoopEdge so that you can copy and paste configurations to connect these platforms.


In LoopCloud

  1. Create a LoopEdge Model by selecting the MQTT plain TCP connection. See Create a Device Model.
    Note that the model's JASON schema includes a remote network parameter.

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    {
      "mqttHostName": "%MQTT_HOST%",
      "mqttTcpPort": "%MQTT_TCP_PORT%",
      "mqttUserName": "%MQTT_USERNAME%",
      "mqttPassword": "%MQTT_PASSWORD%",
      "mqttClientId": "%MQTT_CLIENT_ID%",
      "mqttReqTopicName": "%MQTT_REQ_TOPIC%",
      "mqttRespTopicName": "%MQTT_RESP_TOPIC%",
      "mqttDataTopicName": "%MQTT_DATA_TOPIC%",
      "remoteNetwork": "%REMOTE_NETWORK%"
    }


  2. From the LoopEdge model, create a LoopEdge Device. See Add a Device from a Model.
  3. In the LoopCloud navigation panel, go to Device Mgmt > Devices to view the newly created device in the list.
  4. In the device's Action list, click Status and select Activate.



    Note
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    This one-time-only code is valid for only 60 seconds. Be sure to take the following LoopEdge steps immediately.


  5. In the Activation Code pop-up, click the  icon to copy the code to the clipboard.

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The following high-level diagram illustrates the basic steps required to configure remote access to LoopEdge. Detailed steps are listed below the diagram.





Steps to Configure LoopEdge Remote Access

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To configure this network, you will once again need to switch between LoopCloud and LoopEdge. In addition, you will use the Loop RemoteAccess application to get network node IDs.

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