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==1 PURPOSE==
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The purpose of this document is to guide the system’s installer with the steps necessary to install and configure the Universal Devices’ ISY system and operate the GUI (Graphical User Interface) ISY comes configured for communications with the device(s) of your choice. The package contains:
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The purpose of this document is to guide the system’s installer with the steps necessary to install and configure the Universal Devices’ ISY system and operate the GUI (Graphical User Interface) ISY comes configured for communications with the device(s) of your choice.


* Power supply
* Ethernet cable (Blue Cable)
* A Serial/RS232 cable – for advanced administrative tasks. If you would like to view system status using Windows Hyper-terminal or any other terminal emulation software
* Documentation and Utilities disk
* Quick Setup Guide
* SmartHome’s INSTEON PLM (Power-line Modem) version 4A


==[[2 THEORY OF OPERATION]]==
==Installation==
[[{{ns:6}}:Media Panel.jpg|right|Media Panel]]
This section will cover the [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Package Contents|Package Contents]], the basic [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Installation|ISY Hardware Installation]], and enumerating the [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Pre-requisites|Host Computer Pre-requisites]] of the host computer and the network requirements. 


==3 INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION==
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Pre-requisites|Host Computer Pre-requisites]]
This section will cover the basic [[ISY installation]] enumerating the [[pre-requisites]] of the host computer and the network requirements.  It will also cover the host computer [[configuration]] and provide you some instructions on the host computer [[start up]].
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Package Contents|Package Contents]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Installation|ISY Hardware Installation]]
* '''Downloadable Documentation'''
** [http://www.universal-devices.com/docs/isy99_userguide.pdf '''ISY-99i PDF User Guide''']


==[[4 MAIN GUI COMPONENTS]]==


4.1 TOP PANE
==Initial Configuration==


4.2 NAVIGATION PANE (TREE VIEW)
This section will cover the host computer [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuration|Host Computer Configuration]], provide you some instructions on the host computer [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Start up|Starting the ISY Window]] and an example of the [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Initial Browser Screen|Initial Browser Screen]].


4.3 VIEW PANE


4.4 OPERATION PANE
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuration|Host Computer Configuration]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Start up|Starting the ISY Window]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Initial Browser Screen|Initial Browser Screen]]


5 TOP PANE - MENU


5.1 FILE MENU
==Main Window Interface==


5.1.1 Logon
The graphical user interface (GUI) [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Components and Navigation|Components and Navigation]] lend to the ease of using the ISY module. This section also details the functionalities and the operations of each [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Tool bar|Tool Bar]] icon available in the Top Pane. Plus this section details the functionalities and the operations of each menu option listed in the Top Pane. The top menu options are [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:File Menu|File Menu]], [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Link Management Menu|Link Management Menu]], [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Tools Menu|Tools Menu]] and [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Help Menu|Help Menu]].  


5.1.2 Set Userid/Password


5.1.3 Resetting Userid/Password
* Root Window
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Components and Navigation|Components and Navigation]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Tool bar|Tool Bar]]
* Pulldown Menus
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:File Menu|File Menu]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Link Management Menu|Link Management Menu]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Tools Menu|Tools Menu]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26_INSTEON:Tools_Menu#Diagnostics|Diagnostics]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Help Menu|Help Menu]]


5.1.4 Backup ISY


5.1.5 Restore ISY
==Window Section Tabs==


5.1.6 Restore Devices
The [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Main Tab Layout|Main Tab]] provides the user the ability to view the top level status of the network or the device details by selecting a tree node (tree branch). The nodes available in the tree are [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Node|ISY Node]] and [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Scene|Scene]].  


5.1.7 Restore Modem (PLM)
The [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Tab Layout|Program Tab]] contains sub-tabs for [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Summary Tab|Program Summary Tab]] shows the program names in a table form showing if it is enabled, the status, the type of program, the last run time and the last finish time. The [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Detail|Program Details Tab]] gives the user the ability to create timer or trigger programs. The Variables Tab allows you to create and maintain variables.


5.1.8 Enable/Disable Internet Access
The [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuration Tab|Configuration Tab]] allows the users to manage global settings such as [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuring Physical Location|Location]]/[[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Date and Time Configuration|Date/Time]] and [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Messaging Configuration|Messaging]] settings.  


5.1.9 Exit


5.2 LINK MANAGEMENT MENU
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Main Tab Layout|Main Tab]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Node|ISY Node]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:INSTEON Device|INSTEON device]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Scene|Scene]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Tab Layout|Program Tab]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Summary Tab|Program Summary Tab]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Detail|Program Details Tab]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Tree View|Tree View]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Add to Program|Add to Program]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Manage Program|Manage Program]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Content|Program Content]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Triggers and Schedules|Triggers/Schedules]]
**** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Summary|Program Summary Tab]]
**** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Details|Program Details Tab]]
***** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Schedule|Schedule]]
***** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Condition|Condition]]
***** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Action|Action]]
***** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Comment|Comment]]
**** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Folder Conditions|Folder Conditions]]
**** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program References|Program References]]
**** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Complex Conditions|Complex Conditions]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Program Commands|Program Commands]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Variables|Variables Tab]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuration Tab|Configuration Tab]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuration Tab|System]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Configuring Physical Location|Location]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Date and Time Configuration|Date/Time]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Network Settings|Network Settings]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:System Configuration|System]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26_INSTEON:ELK_Configuration|ELK M1EXP]]
** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Messaging Configuration|Email/Notifications]]
*** [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:SMTP Configuration|SMTP Settings]]
** [[ISY-99i_Series_INSTEON:Quick_IR_Tutorial#Bringing_IR_Codes_Into_the_ISY-99.9i|IR]]
** [[ISY-99i Series INSTEON:Electricity|Electricity]]
** [[ISY-99i Series INSTEON:WeatherBug|Climate]]
** [[ISY-99i Series INSTEON:Networking|Networking]]
*** [[ISY-99i_Series_INSTEON:Networking#Wake_On_LAN|Wake On Lan]]
*** [[ISY-99i_Series_INSTEON:Networking#Network_Resources|Network Resources]]
*** [[ISY-99i_Series_INSTEON:Networking#Web_Server_Module|Web Server Module]]
** [[ISY-99i_Series_INSTEON:ELK_Security_Module|ELK Security Module]]


5.2.1 Start Linking
==Troubleshooting==


5.2.2 Add Devices Found in Links
To report an error, please post the error/description to our [http://forum.universal-devices.com/viewforum.php?f=25 Current Release, Betas, and Bug Reports] forum. Please provide the error and the situation in which the error presents itself. If possible please include a screen shot(s).


5.2.3 Link a ControLinc


5.2.4 New Insteon Device
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Errors And Error Messages|Errors And Error Messages]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26_INSTEON:Tools_Menu#Diagnostics|Diagnostics]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26_INSTEON:Quick_Start_Guide#Status_Display_of_ISY.27s_LEDs|Status Display of ISY's LEDs]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Red Exclamation Mark|Red Exclamation Mark]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Strange Behavior After Login|Strange Behavior After Login]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:X-10 Troubleshooting|X-10 Troubleshooting]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Communication Troubleshooting|Communication Troubleshooting]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 Insteon:Backup Failure|Backup Failure]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Known Issues|Known Issues]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Restarting Your ISY-99i]]


5.2.5 New Scene


5.3 TOOLS MENU
==Related Pages==


5.3.1 Trend (Chart)
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Quick Start Guide|Quick Start Guide]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:How-To Guide|'''How-To Guide''']]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Advanced Configuration Guide|Advanced Configuration Guide]]
* [[ISY-99i/ISY-26 INSTEON:Frequently Asked Questions|Frequently Asked Questions]]


5.3.1.1 Trend - Categories Menu


5.3.1.2 Trend – By Group Menu
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[[ISY-26 INSTEON|ISY-26 INSTEON]] '''/'''
5.3.1.3 Trend - Log Menu
[[ISY-99i Series INSTEON|ISY-99i Series INSTEON]]
 
5.3.2 Log (Excel)
 
5.3.3 Reset History
 
5.3.4 Floor Plan
 
5.4 HELP MENU
 
5.4.1 About
 
5.4.2 User Guide
 
5.4.3 Manually Upgrade ISY
 
5.4.4 Automatically Upgrading ISY
 
==[[6 TOP PANE – TOOL BAR]]==
 
6.1 EXPAND ALL
 
6.2 COLLAPSE ALL
 
6.3 SORT
 
6.4 NEW SCENE
 
6.5 NEW INSTEON DEVICE
 
6.6 START LINKING
 
6.7 FLOOR PLAN
 
6.8 TREND (CHART)
 
==[[7 NAVIGATION PANE – CONFIGURATION NODE]]==
 
7.1 CONFIGURING ISY’S PHYSICAL LOCATION
 
7.2 DATE AND TIME CONFIGURATION
 
7.3 MESSAGING CONFIGURATION
 
7.3.1 Messaging Providers
 
7.3.2 Email Message
 
7.3.3 Text Messages/Page
 
7.3.3.1 Recipients
 
7.3.3.2 Notifications Setting
 
==[[8 NAVIGATION PANE – SCHEDULES NODE]]==
 
8.1 NEW SCHEDULE
 
8.2 ADDING A SCHEDULE FOR A SPECIFIC TIME
 
8.3 ADDING A SCHEDULE FOR EVERYDAY AT A GIVEN TIME
 
8.4 ADDING A REPEATED SCHEDULE FOR EVERYDAY
 
8.5 ADDING A SCHEDULE FOR CERTAIN DAYS OF THE WEEK
 
8.6 HOLDING SCHEDULES ON A CERTAIN DATE
 
8.7 HOLDING SCHEDULES FOR A DURATION
 
8.8 EDITING AN EXISTING SCHEDULE
 
8.9 REMOVING A SCHEDULE
 
==[[9 NAVIGATION PANE – TRIGGERS NODE]]==
 
9.1 CREATING A TRIGGER
 
9.2 REMOVING A TRIGGER
 
9.3 PENDING NOTIFICATIONS
 
9.4 REFRESH
 
==[[10 NAVIGATION PANE – ISY NODE]]==
 
10.1 QUERY
 
10.2 RENAME
 
10.3 START LINKING
 
==[[11 NAVIGATION PANE – SCENES]]==
 
11.1 QUERY
 
11.2 RENAME
 
11.3 REMOVE SCENE
 
==[[12 NAVIGATION PANE – INSTEON DEVICE NODE]]==
 
12.1 QUERY
 
12.2 RENAME
 
12.3 REMOVE OR REMOVE FROM SCENE
 
12.4 MOVE TO SCENE
 
12.5 RESTORE DEVICE
 
12.6 COPY ATTRIBUTES
 
12.7 PASTE ATTRIBUTES
 
==[[13 ERRORS AND ERROR MESSAGES]]==
 
13.1 RED EXCLAMATION MARK
 
13.2 TO REPORT AN ERROR

Latest revision as of 18:27, 31 March 2015

The purpose of this document is to guide the system’s installer with the steps necessary to install and configure the Universal Devices’ ISY system and operate the GUI (Graphical User Interface) ISY comes configured for communications with the device(s) of your choice.


Installation

Media Panel

This section will cover the Package Contents, the basic ISY Hardware Installation, and enumerating the Host Computer Pre-requisites of the host computer and the network requirements.


Initial Configuration

This section will cover the host computer Host Computer Configuration, provide you some instructions on the host computer Starting the ISY Window and an example of the Initial Browser Screen.



Main Window Interface

The graphical user interface (GUI) Components and Navigation lend to the ease of using the ISY module. This section also details the functionalities and the operations of each Tool Bar icon available in the Top Pane. Plus this section details the functionalities and the operations of each menu option listed in the Top Pane. The top menu options are File Menu, Link Management Menu, Tools Menu and Help Menu.



Window Section Tabs

The Main Tab provides the user the ability to view the top level status of the network or the device details by selecting a tree node (tree branch). The nodes available in the tree are ISY Node and Scene.

The Program Tab contains sub-tabs for Program Summary Tab shows the program names in a table form showing if it is enabled, the status, the type of program, the last run time and the last finish time. The Program Details Tab gives the user the ability to create timer or trigger programs. The Variables Tab allows you to create and maintain variables.

The Configuration Tab allows the users to manage global settings such as Location/Date/Time and Messaging settings.


Troubleshooting

To report an error, please post the error/description to our Current Release, Betas, and Bug Reports forum. Please provide the error and the situation in which the error presents itself. If possible please include a screen shot(s).



Related Pages



ISY-26 INSTEON / ISY-99i Series INSTEON