This article describes the setup of the Z-Pi 7 in Z-Ware Software of Silicon Labs and form part of the larger Z-Pi 7 user guide.
1. Download Z-Ware Server from Silicon Labs and install the software on your Raspberry Pi 3B+.
Note: The package contains an image that can be installed directly to an SD card (with at least 8GB) using Win32DiskImager.
Note: This download requires you to login.
2.1. Connect your Z-Pi 7 with your Raspberry Pi.
2.2. Open shell software e.g. Putty and connect to your Raspberry Pi.
2.4. Determine the port with the following command.
2.4.1. Find cp210x ... ttyUSBx and note down.
2.5. Edit zipgateway.cfg with the following command.
sudo nano /usr/local/etc/zipgateway.cfg
2.5.1. Note down ZIPPSK.
2.5.2. Note down ZipMBPort
2.5.3. Change the port to the previously noted port.
2.5.4. Save with Ctrl + O.
2.5.5. Close Editor with Ctrl + X.
2.6. Start Z/IP Gateway use following command.
sudo /etc/init.d/zipgateway start
2.7. Open the interface from your web browser by entering the IP address of the Raspberry Pi.
2.8. Change to MORE and SETTINGS
2.8.1. Choose Gateway
2.8.2. Unsolicited Port - Add the previously noted port
2.8.3. Pre-shared Key - Add the previously noted ZIPPSK
2.8.4. Press INITIALIZE