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    Posted: 11 Sep 2020 at 9:17pm
Problem:   Created WiFi for a Sentry ADSB and created it as a "Remote WiFi" in the 440.  Settings will not save.

I have entered the PIN and 440 shows the PIN as correct., showing the PIN above the box that I enter it in and in the box.

Manuals are outdated with new software
Install manual does not reference the use of a PIN

Once I enter all of the Sentry WiFi information;

  • Manual states that to save setting go to Utility Tab and press the DONE LSK
  • Called Customer support and they said to save changes by doing a Hard Reset by pressing the volume button and turning the unit off and back on.
I have tried both methods and any others that I  can think of.  When the unit comes back up all of the WiFi settings that had been entered are gone.

Does anyone have any ideas.  Cannot seem to get any answers from Customer Support.

Doug
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Doug
When you finish editing, be sure to “un-cursor”, i.e. press the cursor button to make sure that the Blue box around the data field is gone. Then go to the utility tab and do the DONE LSK.

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Gene,

Thanks for the idea but I have done that.  You can also roll forward to the next page which is for setting up a Bluetooth connection and roll back to the WIFI page and information is there but if you roll back a screen the information will be gone when you turn back to WIFI page.

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