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iM1000 -Data Modem
Data Modem
for Windows
and Windows
User Guide
August 5, 1999


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  • Page 1 -Data Modem Motorola iM1000 Data Modem for Windows Windows and Windows User Guide August 5, 1999 68P02953C65-O...
  • Page 2 - DATA MODEM ongratulations on purchasing your Motorola iM1000 stand-alone data modem. Your iM1000 offers wireless access to the internet. This data modem offers the following features: • Packet Data transfer for IP DTE. • Fax and Data Transfer for circuit data faxes and file transfer.
  • Page 3 -Data Modem Overview Packet Data Circuit Data Internet Faxes E-Mail Start the Communication Connect Software to the Internet Define the Data Modem Configure Front Panel modem Install the Packet Data Software Connect Connect the Data Cable the Data Cable...
  • Page 4 N O T E You may use the following information as a fast path to installation. To prepare your computer and iM1000 data modem for wireless data use, the following procedures are necessary. • Connect the cable. Connect the modem to the computer via the data cable.
  • Page 5 -Data Modem The LED indicators located on the front panel of the iM1000 shows the service state Table 1: Status Light (LED) Indicator LED Indicator Status of Your iM1000 Alternating Red A fatal error has been detected and Green...
  • Page 6 Accessories Cable installed or a power on plug connected. Installation Planning Planning is the key to fast, easy iM1000 installation. Before a hole is drilled or a wire is run, inspect the vehicle and determine how and where you intend to mount the antenna, iM1000, and accessories. Plan wire and cable runs to provide maximum protection from pinching, crushing, and overheating.
  • Page 7 Be sure the mounting surface is able to adequately support the weight of the iM1000. Allow sufficient space around the iM1000 for free air flow for cooling. Be sure the unit is close enough to the vehicle operator to permit easy access to operating indicators. Although the...
  • Page 8 Figure 3. - Power Cable Assembly Mounting iM1000 - Vehicle Installation 1. Select the location to mount your iM1000 - either on the transmission hump or under the dashboard. When mounting the iM1000 on the transmission hump, ensure that the transmission housing is not affected.
  • Page 9 6. Plug the power cable into the iM1000 power connector. Figure 4. - Connections to iM1000 Rear Panel Power Configuration To turn ON the iM1000 modem, an ignition signal is required at the ignition connector. It can be supplied in two ways. Switched Power Connection When installed in a vehicle, the modem receives the ignition signal from the vehicle’s ignition switch.
  • Page 10 (with the plug) to the iM1000 ignition connector. Continuous Power Connection A power on plug is permanently plugged into the ignition connector. When the power is supplied to the iM1000 DC Power Connector, the modem turns FKN4448A Power Source Antenna...
  • Page 11 -Data Modem SETTING UP WINDOWS COMPONENTS The Installation software automatically installs the packet data application on your IBM PC-compatible computer with Windows installed. Windows must have Dial-Up Networking Version 1.3 or later and the TCP/ IP protocol installed. N O T E If your version of Dial-up Networking is earlier than Version 1.3, you can go to the Microsoft™...
  • Page 12 SETTING UP WINDOWS COMPONENTS Figure 7. Add/Remove Programs - Windows Setup Window 5. Highlight “Communications” in the Components box. 6. Click “Details”. The Communications window opens.
  • Page 13 -Data Modem Figure 8. Communications Window 7. In the Communications window, perform the steps given in item (a.) or (b.) below: a. If the selection box to the left of “Dial Up Networking” has a check mark in it, click “Cancel” to close the window. Click “Cancel”...
  • Page 14 SETTING UP WINDOWS COMPONENTS Verifying and Installing the TCP/IP Protocol Use this procedure to ensure that your computer has the TCP/IP protocol installed. 1. From the Control Panel on your desktop, double-click “Network”. The Network window opens. Your screen might not look exactly like the one illustrated.
  • Page 15 -Data Modem Figure 10. Select Network Component Type Window 4. Highlight “Protocol” then click “Add”. The Select Network Protocol window opens. Figure 11. Select Network Protocol Window 5. Under Manufacturer, select “Microsoft”. 6. Under Network Protocol, select “TCP/IP”, then click “OK”. The TCP/IP Dial-Up Adapter appears in the list.
  • Page 16 SETTING UP WINDOWS COMPONENTS Installing the Dial-Up Adapter When you select “TCP/IP Protocol”, you are asked to select a network adapter. If you receive a message that you do not have one installed, use the following procedure to install one. If you have a Dial-Up Adapter installed, skip this section and go to “INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS”...
  • Page 17 -Data Modem INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS This section provides information for connecting the data cable and installing the software. N O T E To instal the Wireless Data Services software on a computer or hand-held device that does not have Windows installed, or if you do not have the installation disks, proceed to “Configuring the Modem for Packet Data—...
  • Page 18 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Installing the Software The Installation software enables packet data service. I M P O R T A N T During installation, if you receive a message that you do not have one or more of the required Windows components installed, see “SETTING UP WINDOWS COMPONENTS”...
  • Page 19 -Data Modem Figure 15. User Information Window 8. Enter your name and company, if it is not displayed. 9. Click “Next”. The Choose Destination Location window opens. Figure 16. Choose Destination Location Window 10. Click “Next” to accept the default Destination Folder. The Select Program Folder window opens.
  • Page 20 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Figure 17. Select Program Folder Window 11. Click “Next” to accept the default Program Folder, iDEN Data Modem Applet. The installation program starts. A status window opens while the files are copying. After the files are copied, you can add a shortcut to your Windows desktop.
  • Page 21 -Data Modem Windows NT Installation Only (Steps 14 - 38) 14. For Windows NT, an information window opens with a message that wireless modem will be installed. Figure 19. Begin Modem Installation 15. Click “OK”. The Installing New Modem window opens.
  • Page 22 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Figure 21. Modem Selection Window 18. Click “Have Disk”, then click “Next”. The Install From Disk window opens. Figure 22. Install From Disk Window 19. Type the name of the drive that contains the CD. 20. Click Browse. The Locate File Window opens.
  • Page 23 22. Click “Open”. The Locate File window opens again. 23. Click “OK”. The Install New Modem window opens. Figure 24. Install New Modem Window 24. Make sure that “Motorola iDEN iX1000” is highlighted. 25. Click “Next”. The Port Selection Window opens.
  • Page 24 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Figure 25. Port Selection Window 26. Highlight the COM port to which your modem is to be connected and click “Next”. The Modem Installation Finish window opens. Figure 26. Modem Installation Finish Window 27. Click “Finish”. 28. “Configure the Data Modem in RAS Manager Window” opens Figure 27.
  • Page 25 -Data Modem 29. Click “OK”. The Network Configuration window opens. Figure 28. Network Configuration Window 30. Click “Services”. The Network Services Selection window opens. Figure 29. Network Services Selection Window 31. Highlight “Remote Access Service” and click “Properties”. The Remote Access Setup window opens.
  • Page 26 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS Figure 30. RAS Access Setup Window 32. Click “Add”. The Add RAS Device window opens. N O T E If a modem is already inserted in the same COM port as the data-capable modem, click “Remove” to remove it and then click “Add”.
  • Page 27 -Data Modem Figure 32. Computer Restart Window 37. When the Windows banner appears during the computer restart, “log on”. 38. The installation will automatically resume. Figure 33. Communication Settings Window. I M P O R T A N T There is a baud rate setting for your computer and a baud rate setting for your modem.
  • Page 28 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS communication port to which your modem is connected and set the corresponding COM port button. • Or, select a COM port by clicking its selection button 40. Optional: If you want to change the baud rate, click the down arrow to make another selection.
  • Page 29 -Data Modem Figure 35. Packet Data Configuration-2 Window 44. Enter the following information: Some of this information may already be entered for you. • Equipment IP Address • Home Agent IP Address • Authentication Key • Security Parameter Index •...
  • Page 30 INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS For Windows NT Figure 37. Windows NT, “Setup Complete” Window 47. At the Setup Complete window, to read the ReadMe file now, leave the check mark. To read it later, remove the check mark. 48. Click “Finish”. The iDEN Data Modem Applet window appears on your desktop.
  • Page 31 -Data Modem For Windows 95 and Windows 98 Figure 38. Windows, “Setup Complete” Window 49. At the setup complete window choose “Yes, I want to restart my computer now” and click “Finish” 50. Continue with “CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM” on page 31.
  • Page 32 CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM The next step is to set up your computer and modem for packet data and circuit-switched data services. Setting Up Your Computer and Modem for Packet Data Services If you did not choose to configure your iDEN modem during software installation, perform the following steps: 1.
  • Page 33 -Data Modem Figure 40. Wireless Networking Profile Selection Window 4. Click “PC/Laptop Profile”. The Configuration Program-PC Profile window opens with the Networking tab active. Figure 41. PC/Laptop Networking Window 5. Enter the modem’s IP address, as provided by your iDEN carrier, if it is not already entered.
  • Page 34 To verify that your modem definition is installed: 1. From your Windows desktop, double-click “My Computer”. 2. Double-click “Control Panel” and then double-click “Modems”. The Modem Properties window opens. 3. Make sure the Motorola iDEN iX1000 modem is on the displayed list.
  • Page 35 -Data Modem Figure 43. Modems Properties Window 4. If you have special dialing requirements, click “Dialing Properties”. The Dialing Properties window opens. Enter the appropriate information and click “OK”. Figure 44. Dialing Properties Window 5. In the Modem Properties window, click “Close” again.
  • Page 36 CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM Creating a Dial-Up Networking Connection in Windows The setup program attempts to create the dial-up networking connection automatically. However, some versions of Windows 95 require that you create it manually. If you get such a message, use the following procedure. If you do not have to create a dial-up networking connection, proceed to “STARTING THE INTERNET CONNECTION”...
  • Page 37 5. At “Type a name for the computer you are dialing”, type iDEN Packet Data Connection. 6. At “Select a modem”, if the Motorola iDEN modem does not appear, click the down arrow and select it. 7. Click “Next” to confirm this selection. The Make New Connection window changes and now displays fields for entering the modem...
  • Page 38 CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM 10. Click “Finish”. This procedure creates the iDEN Packet Data Connection icon in the Dial-Up Networking window. Figure 49. iDEN Packet Data Connection Icon 11. Click (do not double-click) “iDEN Packet Data Connection” to highlight it. The Dial-Up Networking window opens. Figure 50.
  • Page 39 -Data Modem Figure 51. iDEN Packet Data Connection Window 13. Click “Server Types”. The Server Types window opens. Figure 52. Server Types Settings 14. Make sure the “Type of Dial-Up Server” is PPP:Windows 95, Windows NT 3.5, Internet.
  • Page 40 CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM 15. Make sure that the selection box next to “TCP/IP” is checked. Remove the check marks from all other selection boxes. To remove a check mark, click on it. 16. Click “TCP/IP Settings”. The TCP/IP Settings window opens. Figure 53.
  • Page 41 -Data Modem STARTING THE INTERNET CONNECTION There are two ways that you can connect to the Internet with an iDEN modem: packet data and circuit-switched data. • Packet Data—uses an IP address rather than a modem number. • Circuit-Switched Data—uses a data modem number.
  • Page 42 STARTING THE INTERNET CONNECTION Figure 55. Dialer Window 2. Click “Connect”. As the connection starts, you’ll see the following messages: ONNECTING ONNECTED SUCCESSFULLY After You Are Connected to the Internet The LED located on the front panel of the modem flashes green to indicate that your modem is packet-data registered.
  • Page 43 -Data Modem You can end your Packet Data connection by clicking “Disconnect”. • Displays the “iDEN Packet Data Services” window, which provides a convenient picture of your modem’s current signal strength. Figure 57. iDEN Status Window You can view the expanded status box by clicking “Mode” then “Advanced”.
  • Page 44 STARTING THE INTERNET CONNECTION When You Are Connected When your iDEN modem is connected to your computer with the data cable, and your packet data modem is selected, you are Packet Data Registered even if you are not actively transmitting data. Your PC displays a floppy disk icon, indicating that your modem is ready to make packet data calls.
  • Page 45 -Data Modem Normal Mode Normal mode indicates that communication with your iDEN modem has started. A status message displays with the appropriate indicators. The following table describes the indicators that appear in Normal mode. Table 2: iDEN Communication Indicators...
  • Page 46 STARTING THE INTERNET CONNECTION Advanced Mode To open the Advanced Mode window: 1. From the Normal mode window, click “Mode”. 2. Click “Advanced”. The Advanced Mode window opens. Figure 60. iDEN iX1000 Status Window - Advanced The following information is displayed: Carrier The hexadecimal equivalent for the carrier number of a cell...
  • Page 47 -Data Modem Running Applications over Packet Data You can run any standard TCP/IP application during a packet data session. To start a packet-data session, double-click the iX1000 Packet Data Services icon. N O T E When a packet-data session is active, your service provider is your iDEN carrier and not an Internet service provider.
  • Page 48 AT commands refer to Hayes®-compatible modem commands. Make sure you have a Motorola iDEN data-enabled modem definition installed. For more information, see “CONFIGURING YOUR MODEM” on page 31.
  • Page 49 -Data Modem Figure 64. Make New Connection Window 4. At “Select a modem”, select the name of the Motorola iDEN modem. 5. Click “Next”. Follow the instructions for your Internet Service Provider (ISP). Your ISP is not your iDEN carrier.
  • Page 50 FAX SERVICES FAX SERVICES You can send and receive faxes using your existing Class 2-compatible communications software. You will not hear a dial tone during dialing operations. N O T E Before starting your communication software, see “Configuring Communications Software” on page 51. Sending Faxes To send a fax message: 1.
  • Page 51 4. Type ATD followed by the modem number in the following format: ATD###-####. You are now in TTY mode. N O T E Be sure to place your call to a TTY-specific modem number. For assistance contact Motorola at 1-877-483-2840.
  • Page 52 RELATED SOFTWARE RELATED SOFTWARE This section provides information about: • Online service software • Configuring communication software Online Service Software Online service software is distributed by an Internet Service Provider (ISP), ® a fee-based online subscription service, such as IBM Internet Access, ®...
  • Page 53 -Data Modem (1) Select “Advanced”. (2) Type &K3 S7=60 at the end of the existing initialization command. c. Select “Connect Messages”. (1) Turn off Autobaud Detect and set Locked Baud to 19.2 K. (Autobaud is only supported for serial speeds of 300, 1200, 2400, 4800, 9600, 19200, or 38400 baud.)
  • Page 54 TROUBLESHOOTING TROUBLESHOOTING If you have a problem while setting up and using your modem for data calls, read the symptoms and troubleshooting tips provided in the following table. If the system responds with an error message, refer to “Error Messages” on page 55.
  • Page 55 -Data Modem Table 3: Identifying Symptoms Symptom Troubleshooting Tips Received data is Make sure that flow control is set to RTS/ unrecognizable. CTS (that is, hardware flow control is enabled) in the communication software “ and set to &K3. See Configuring...
  • Page 56 TROUBLESHOOTING Error Messages While making or receiving data calls, you might receive error messages on the computer screen. Refer to the following list before contacting your carrier. Table 4: Error Messages Message Explanation In the Software Application The number that you called is busy; the BUSY modem is ready for another command.
  • Page 57 For technical support, contact your iDEN carrier. Before you call, have your subscription number available and make a note of the exact problems and error messages you encountered. N O T E Additional information for iDEN Wireless Data Services can be found on the Motorola iDEN web site at:
  • Page 58 ACCESSORIES ACCESSORIES Kit Number Model Description Antennas HAF9067A Mobile Roof Mount Antenna FAD5524A Mobile Window Antenna RAF4136A Magnetic Antenna FTN6003A High Capacity,1300mAh, LiIon Cables FKN4448A Power Cable FKN4868A Ignition Cable FKN4369A Data Cable (10 feet) FKN4803A Internal RF Cable FKN4804A Flex 30 Pin Plugs FLN9400A...
  • Page 59 -Data Modem APPENDIX For Advanced Users If you are an experienced user, refer to this section for: • Setting HyperTerminal • Installing packet data without the disk • Using AT commands and S-Registers Setting HyperTerminal To enter AT commands, you must set HyperTerminal.
  • Page 60 APPENDIX Figure 65. Modem Number Dialog Box 9. In the Connect using field, select the name of the Motorola iDEN iX1000 modem. 10. Click “OK”. The Connect window opens. Figure 66. Connect Window 11. Click “Dial”. 12. When your call is complete, click “Yes” to save and close the session or click “No”...
  • Page 61 -Data Modem Configuring the Modem for Packet Data— without the Disk If you installed the packet data software on Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT with the disk, skip this section. You can configure your modem for iDEN packet data services manually (that is, without the installation program) for an IBM PC-compatible ™...
  • Page 62 The terminal program provides simple communication through the computer serial port. To test the connection, 1. Type ATi4 in the Terminal Window. 2. Press Enter. You should see one of the following messages: MOTOROLA IDEN MOTOROLA IDEN - or -...
  • Page 63 -Data Modem Configuring Port and Dial Settings If you are installing data modem on a computer or hand-held device that does not use Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT, configure your port and dial settings, as follows: Baud rate=19200...
  • Page 64 APPENDIX Activate DTR Monitoring By factory default, the DCE does not monitor the DTR line of the DTE/ DCE physical connection. Many communications programs use the DTR line to terminate ongoing PPP/SLIP sessions. Therefore, you must activate DTR monitoring in the DCE. AT Command DTR Behavior Command Syntax...
  • Page 65 -Data Modem Select iDEN Packet Wireless Data The iDEN modem is capable of supporting multiple wireless data formats; therefore, you must select the desired data service. AT Command Select WDS-side stack Command Syntax AT+WS46=24 Expected Return Code(s) Select SLIP or PPP When iDEN Packet Data services are active, a SLIP or PPP connection is established between the computer and the modem.
  • Page 66 APPENDIX Mobile IP Home Agent Address You must specify the IP address of the Home Agent. The following example uses the IP address Substitute this value with the address supplied by your system administrator or service provider. AT Command MIP Home Agent Address Ò...
  • Page 67 -Data Modem Mobile Node IP Prefix Length The prefix length of an IP address is the number of contiguous (adjoining) bits that make up the network prefix of that IP address. This command sets the prefix length of the computer’s IP address (see “Set the Computer’s IP Address”...
  • Page 68 APPENDIX Header Compression Use this command to disable header compression. This command enables or disables TCP header compression options. Some DTE-Side Stacks (such as PPP) will negotiate local header compression independently from this setting. Action AT+ws182=<header compression> Query AT+ws182? +WS182 Range AT+ws182=? Parameter Values:...
  • Page 69 -Data Modem Troubleshooting Diagnostic Commands If a data connection could not be established, you might be able to determine the cause through the AT command interface. Follow the steps listed below: • Close all data applications. Otherwise, these applications might start a retry command that will interrupt your troubleshooting efforts.
  • Page 70 APPENDIX Table 5: Extended Error Result Codes Code Description The +WS45 command failed due to incompatibilities with the value of the +WS46 command. Invalid DTE-IP address was specified (+WPNEI). Invalid Home Agent Address was specified (+WV305). Invalid MIP Security Parameter Index was specified. (+WV309).
  • Page 71 -Data Modem Table 5: Extended Error Result Codes Code Description Circuit Data Operation 1280 No information is available. 1290 Unspecified Transmit Phase A Error 1300 Unspecified Transmit Phase B Error 1320 Unspecified Transmit Phase C Error 1330 Unspecified Transmit Phase D Error 1350 Unspecified Receive Phase B Error...
  • Page 72 APPENDIX Table 5: Extended Error Result Codes Code Description 1602 Channel type is not implemented. 1615 Service or option is not implemented. 1624 Incompatible destination.
  • Page 73 -Data Modem Commonly Used AT Commands The subset of AT commands supported by iDEN Wireless Data Services is provided in this section for your reference. These commands must be preceded by the command line prefix “AT”, for example, “ATa”.
  • Page 74 APPENDIX Dial This command instructs the DCE to originate a call. When the DCE receives the dial string from the computer, all non-numeric characters in the Dial String that are not recognized dial-modifiers are ignored. This allows the DTE to request modem numbers containing unsupported dial modifiers, hyphens, parenthesis, and other punctuation.
  • Page 75 -Data Modem Request Modem Information This command causes the modem to issue a string to provide product information. Action ATi<request> Query Range Parameter Values: OK Response code iDEN DTE/DCE Specification Version Software Model Product model Product manufacturer Go Online This command causes the modem to enter the online state from the online command state.
  • Page 76 APPENDIX Quiet Mode This command controls whether or not result codes are sent to the computer. If Quiet Mode is turned off, the result codes may be further modified by the Result Code Format and Extended Result Codes commands. Action ATq<setting>...
  • Page 77 -Data Modem Extended Result Codes This command provides an extended result code selection. Action ATx<setting> Query AT&v Range Parameter Values: The modem does not return the BUSY result codes. DIALTONE The modem might return the result NO DIALTONE code if appropriate, but does not return the BUSY result code.
  • Page 78 APPENDIX DCD Behavior This parameter determines how the DCD line (circuit 109) relates to the detection of received line signals from the distant end. Changing the parameter takes effect immediately in both the command and online command states. Action AT&c<setting> &C Query AT&v...
  • Page 79 -Data Modem Restore Factory Defaults This command causes the modem to reset all parameters and S-registers to their factory-defined default values. The optional parameter value, if present, must be 0. &F Action AT&f Query Range Local Flow Control (Traditional) This parameter selects the type of flow control used between...
  • Page 80 APPENDIX Local Character Framing This parameter determines the local serial port asynchronous data framing. The second parameter is needed only if you select less than eight data bits. Action AT+icf=<Framing>[,<Parity>] Query AT+icf? Range AT+icf=? Parameter Values: +ICF Framing AutoDetect 8 data bits, 1 stop bit 7 data bits, 1 parity bit, 1 stop bit Parity Even...
  • Page 81 -Data Modem Local Flow Control (PCCA) This extended compound parameter controls the local flow control between the computer and the modem. The two numeric subparameters are DCE_by_DTE (which controls the data from the modem) and DTE_by_DCE (which controls the data from the computer).
  • Page 82 APPENDIX Local Data Rate This numeric extended-format parameter specifies the data rate between the DTE and the DCE. Action AT+ipr=<rate> Query AT+ipr? Range AT+ipr=? Parameter Values: +IPR Automatic detection on baud rate, data framing Transmission speed in bits per second. 2400 Transmission speed in bits per second.
  • Page 83 -Data Modem Change the DCE’s PIN This command sets the PIN that locks or unlocks the DCE. Note that you must specify the desired PIN, as well as the Ò Ó current PIN. The factory-default PIN is the empty string ÒÓ...
  • Page 84 APPENDIX Select Mobile IP Client This parameter activates/deactivates the Mobile Node client in the DCE. The mobile host can operate in two modes to access the iDEN packet data network. Action AT+wv300=<MIP Mode> +WV300 Query AT+wv300? Range AT+wv300=? Parameter Values: Deactivate Mobile Node in DCE Activate Mobile Node in DCE Mobile IP Authentication Key...
  • Page 85 -Data Modem Mobile IP Session Timer This command determines the maximum amount of time that a remote node can be registered with its Home Agent before having to renew its registration. This parameter sets a user preference for a value that is negotiated within the network.
  • Page 86 APPENDIX DTE IP Address Prefix Length The Prefix-Length is the number of contiguous bits in an IP address that makes up the network prefix (or network number plus subnet number) of that IP address. This command sets the Prefix Length of the Mobile Node’s IP address, as specified by +WPNEI.
  • Page 87 -Data Modem DTE Stack This command sets the protocol for communication between the DCE and the DTE. Circuit-switched data connections allow only the transparent character stream. For packet data connections, use SLIP or CSLIP or PPP. Action AT+ws45=<stack> +WS45...
  • Page 88 APPENDIX Service Class This command switches between normal circuit-switched data mode and Class 2 fax mode. This setting has no effect during packet data service. Action AT+fclass=<class> FCLASS Query AT+fclass? Range AT+fclass=? Parameter Values: Class 0 operation (modem operation) Class 2 operation (fax operation) Class 8 (voice operation - while tethered) Packet Data Registration Timeout This command allows the DTE to specify a maximum...
  • Page 89 -Data Modem Circuit Data Establishment Timeout This command allows the DTE to specify the maximum amount of time between a request for a circuit data connection and the establishment of this connection. Action ATs7=<timer> Query ATs7? Range ATs7=? Parameter Values:...
  • Page 90 APPENDIX AT Command Subset for Fax Operation Your modem also supports a subset of the standard action command and response set commonly used in fax operation. Your communication software or specialized fax software uses these commands during regular fax operation. If you issue an unsupported command, the modem displays the message, ERROR See the following list of fax commands.
  • Page 91 -Data Modem S-Registers S-registers are memory locations in the modem that you can program to suit your data communication needs. For instance, you can set up the modem to automatically answer all incoming data calls. S-registers are numbered from 0 (zero) to 255 (that is, S0 to S255). Since many of these registers are reserved for purposes of internal operation, you may customize only a subset of the modem’s registers.
  • Page 92 APPENDIX Reading the Value of an S-Register You may also want to read the value of a particular S-register. For a list of supported S-registers, see Table 7 on page 91. To read the value of an S-register: 1. Bring up the command mode of your communication software. 2.
  • Page 93 -Data Modem Table 7: Supported S-Registers Register # Function Command Line Terminating Character. Specifies the ASCII character to be used to terminate a command line without carrying out any command that might be issued. The valid range of values is 0 (zero) to 127. The default is 13, which represents the Enter (PC- compatible) or Return (Macintosh) key.
  • Page 94 APPENDIX Table 7: Supported S-Registers Register # Function Idle Timeout. Determines the amount of time that the modem waits in online mode for a command from the computer before disconnecting the call and returning to command mode. The valid range of values is 0 (zero) to 255 seconds. The default is 0 (zero) seconds or an infinite time period.
  • Page 95 The output power level typically may vary over a range from 0.0024 watts to 0.7 watts. Exposure To Radio Frequency Energy Your Motorola Radio Product is designed to comply with the following national and international standards and guidelines regarding exposure of human beings to radio frequency electromagnetic energy: •...
  • Page 96 SAFETY AND GENERAL INFORMATION Antenna and Installation Considerations • All equipment must be properly installed in accordance with Motorola installation instructions. • To assure compliance with United States FCC regulations on RF exposure, the user of the equipment must position the antenna in such a way to maintain a separation of at least 8 inches (20 cms) between the antenna and the body of any user and nearby person.
  • Page 97 -Data Modem Safety and General Use While Driving Check the laws and regulations on the use of radio products in the area where you drive. Always obey them. When using the radio product while driving, please: • Give full attention to driving and to the road •...
  • Page 98 OPERATIONAL WARNINGS W A R N I N G BLASTING CAPS AND AREAS To avoid possible interference with blasting operations, turn off your radio product when you are near electrical blasting caps, in a blasting area, or in areas posted: "Turn off two-way radio". Obey all signs and instructions.
  • Page 99 -Data Modem OPERATIONAL CAUTIONS C a u t i o n DAMAGED ANTENNAS Do not use any radio product with a damaged antenna. If a damaged antenna comes into contact with your skin, a minor burn can result. Cleaning Instructions Clean the external surfaces of the radio product with a damp cloth, using a mild solution of dishwashing detergent and water.
  • Page 100 GLOSSARY GLOSSARY asynchronous Data without an accompanying time signal. Timing is built into data characters as start and stop bits. AT command An order entered into the computer to request your modem to perform certain actions, such as dial a telemodem number. AT commands are Hayes-compatible modem commands.
  • Page 101 -Data Modem data services One of the functions of your iDEN modem. Wireless data services uses both circuit- switched and packet data transmissions. Data Carrier Detect. An acceptable carrier signal received by the modem over the modem line. Also known as Received Line Signal Indicator (RLSI).
  • Page 102 GLOSSARY laptops Portable computers, such as notebooks and subnotebooks. mobile IP Mobile Internet Protocol—a locating device. Provides the capability to locate you on the network at all times. modem MOdulator/DEModulator. An electronic device enabling digital data to be sent over analog transmission facilities.
  • Page 103 -Data Modem service provider Provides your computer with Internet access. Also known as an ISP (Internet Service Provider). service-specific A program that is designed for a designated software online service. stop bit A data bit used in asynchronous transmission to signal the end of a character.
  • Page 104 -Data Modem...

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