http://openspot/ will not load to PC

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http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by jack814 » Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:45 pm

Hi, When attempting to access http://openspot/, the site will not load on my PC and I cannot change settings on my Openspot. Openspot working fine except for this glitch. Any suggestions?
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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by HA2NON » Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:59 pm

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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by jack814 » Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:22 pm

Hi Norbert, Tried http://openspot.local/, still cannot open the interface.

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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by jack814 » Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:26 pm

Hi Norbert, tried http://openspot.local/ and still unable to access the interface

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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by HA2NON » Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:18 am

Make sure your openSPOT is connected to the same router as your computer with the Ethernet cable.

Try to find your openSPOT's IP address by looking at your router's DHCP clients list on the router's web interface. If you have the IP address, enter that in your browser.
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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by jack814 » Tue Feb 05, 2019 5:04 pm

I entered IP address into browser and still cannot access web interface. Openspot has firmware upgrade
0141 installed and functioned ok for two months after upgrade. Should I do a factory reset at this time?

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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by HA2NON » Wed Feb 06, 2019 9:04 am

Make sure you are connected to the same router with your PC as the openSPOT. Also try plugging the openSPOT to another port on your router. Also make sure you are entering the correct IP address.

If it still does not work and you do not want to try doing a factory reset, then you can open the openSPOT's USB serial console and enter the net command to display the current network status of the device. This will show you it's active IP address and configuration.
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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by jack814 » Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:19 pm

How do I open the Openspot's USB serial console and what is the net command?
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Re: http://openspot/ will not load to PC

Post by HA2NON » Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:52 am

You can find more information about the USB serial console in the openSPOT's user manual. https://www.sharkrf.com/products/opensp ... cy/manual/
Look for the Serial console section.
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