Sigfox Backend : Registering your first Sigfox Device
Registering your first Sigfox Device
- Device Type Setup
- Sigfox Id and PAC of the
In case your Sigfox Id and PAC does not work, you may contact your
supplier or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can assist you.
Here are the steps on how to register your first Sigfox Device:
After selecting a group you will be redirected to this screen and next fill in the following details:
- Login to backend.sigfox.com
- Once logged in, go to Device
- On the upper right, click
- Select a Group / Sub-group.
Once you have filled it up,
- ID/PAC couple.
- Select device type
- Enter your product certificate if your device is Sigfox Ready. If not, click the "Where can I find the end product certificate?" then, tick the "Register as a prototype" option to proceed.
- The device default setting is Activable. If this option is disabled, all messages will be dropped and the device cannot consume any token. This option could be updated by editing the device.
Now you have created
your first device!
As you may notice,
upon registering the Token State still has this symbol ? which means the device
needs to send its first message to activate the token and once it has been
received by the Sigfox Network then you will see the check symbol which means
the token has been successfully activated and acknowledged by the Sigfox
Here is how it looks like:
Now that you have
successfully connected your Sigfox device to the network, let's work on how to
connect your application using Sigfox Callbacks.
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