Getting started with Reach

Welcome, folks! We are happy to see you in this thread and expecting to see great results with your Reach very soon! To provide pleasant start of working with the devices Emlid team has developed detailed documentation. That is why before asking something we kindly recommend you to look through docs and existing threads to avoid duplication. Forum search is amazing.

Getting started category covers basic questions concerning usage of Reach devices and ReachView interface. Related topics may include: Wi-Fi connection, firmware update, supplying power, accessing the device interface, application settings, etc.

Before submitting question, please check the docs once again and make sure that you are running latest ReachView and image versions. Changelogs are here.
While creating a new topic pay attention to its title, it may be like “Reach is not creating a hotspot”. Collocations like “HELP ME” should be excluded from title.

Finally, it is necessary to provide following information to get help:

  • Firmware image and ReachView version.
  • Detailed problem description. How is expected behavior differ from the observed one?
  • Your step by step actions.
  • Picture of the setup and connection scheme.
  • If using any additional hardware please provide exact make and model.

Remember: the more information you provide right away the higher is the chance to get quick solution.