Download  Print this page

Honeywell Thor VM1 User Manual

Vehicle-mount computer with microsoft windows embedded standard 2009.
Hide thumbs

Advertisement

Thor VM1
Vehicle-Mounted Computer
with Microsoft® Windows® Embedded Standard 2009
User Guide

Advertisement

Table of Contents

   Related Manuals for Honeywell Thor VM1

   Summary of Contents for Honeywell Thor VM1

  • Page 1 Thor VM1 Vehicle-Mounted Computer with Microsoft® Windows® Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 2 Disclaimer Honeywell International Inc. (“HII”) reserves the right to make changes in specifications and other information contained in this document without prior notice, and the reader should in all cases consult HII to determine whether any such changes have been made.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    VMXD Enhanced Dock for Off-Vehicle Use..................11 Thor VM1 and Enhanced Dock Support..................12 Additional Connectors...........................13 Scanners ................................13 Components..............................14 Front View - Thor VM1 ..........................14 Back View - Thor VM1 ..........................14 Access Panels - Thor VM1 ........................15 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 4 Card Slots..............................24 Bluetooth EZPair............................24 WWAN................................25 GPS .................................25 Power..................................25 Vehicle DC Power Supply........................25 External AC Power Supply ........................25 Uninterruptible Power Supply ......................25 Backup Battery ............................28 Fuse ................................28 Power Management Modes........................28 Power Controls............................30 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 5 Dock I/O Pin Cover...........................49 Padlock................................49 Laptop Security Cable..........................49 Install RAM Mount ............................50 Components - RAM Mounting Kits ....................50 Procedure - RAM Mount Assembly....................51 Install U Bracket Mount..........................60 Components - U Bracket Mounting Assembly................60 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 6 Replacement Procedure ........................119 Chapter 5 - Software....................121 Microsoft Windows Setup and Configuration .................. 121 Drive C Folder Structure........................121 Control Panel ..............................124 About................................124 AutoOn ............................... 126 Bluetooth..............................128 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 7 Configuring the Profile ........................178 Certificates..............................193 Quick Start..............................193 Generate a Root CA Certificate......................194 Install a Root CA Certificate....................... 196 Generate a User Certificate........................ 197 Install a User Certificate........................199 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 8 OneClick Internet ............................202 Preparing for Initial Use on the Thor VM1 ................... 203 Using OneClick Internet........................206 Menu Buttons............................206 Application Buttons ..........................216 About................................220 OneClick Internet Connection Manager..................223 Appendix A - Key Maps ....................225 64-Key QWERTY Keypad Key Map......................225 Appendix B - Specifications and Reference Material..........
  • Page 9 Appendix C - Thor VM1 Agency Information............251 Label Locations ............................251 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 10 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 11: Chapter 1 - Customer Support

    Honeywell International Inc. provides service for all of its products through service cen- ters throughout the world. To obtain warranty or non-warranty service, return your product to Honeywell (postage paid) with a copy of the dated purchase record. To learn more, go to www.honeywellaidc.com...
  • Page 12 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 13: Chapter 2 - Getting Started

    The Thor VM1 contains a UPS battery which, when fully charged, can power the Thor VM1 for a minimum of 30 minutes. This can be when the Thor VM1 is not attached to a dock or when the Thor VM1 is attached to a dock but the vehicle power is interrupted, such as when the vehicle battery is being changed.
  • Page 14: About This Guide

    • RAM or U-Bracket vehicle mount kit If you ordered additional accessories for the Thor VM1, verify they are also included with the order. Keep the original packaging material in the event the Thor VM1 should need to be returned for service. For details, see Technical Assistance.
  • Page 15: Initial Setup For Thor Vm1

    First Boot When a new Thor VM1 starts up a EULA (End User License Agreement) may be dis- played on the touch screen. It remains on the screen until the Accept or Decline button is tapped with a stylus.
  • Page 16 Select a Power Scheme and set timers. 3. Adjust Speaker Volume. 4. Pair Bluetooth devices 5. Set wireless client parameters using the Summit Client Utility. 6. Set terminal emulation parameters. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 17: Dock

    VMXD Enhanced Dock for Off-Vehicle Use All docks provide: • A mount for the Thor VM1 computer. The dock attaches to a vehicle via a RAM or U- bracket mount or to a RAM table stand for use in an office environment. •...
  • Page 18: Vm1d Standard Dock

    USB port provides host connection via an adapter cable. Ethernet CANbus CANbus connection via an adapter cable Audio Headset connection via an adapter cable Screen Supported via COM1 and COM2 connectors. Blanking Ignition Supported Control Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 19: Vm3d Enhanced Dock

    The Ethernet port is not supported with the Windows Embedded Standard 2009 operating system. CANbus CANbus connection via an adapter cable Audio Headset connection via an adapter cable Screen Supported via COM1 and COM2 connectors. Blanking Ignition Supported Control Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 20: Vmxd Enhanced Dock

    Caution: This dock is designed for DC power vehicle-mounted applications only. This dock is designed for use when the Thor VM1 is replacing a Thor VX8 or Thor VX9. This dock utilizes the existing vehicle wiring from the earlier computer and supports screen blanking through that wiring.
  • Page 21: Vmxd Enhanced Dock For Off-vehicle Use

    The Ethernet port is not supported with the Windows Embedded Standard 2009 operating system. CANbus CANbus connection via an adapter cable Audio Headset connection via an adapter cable Screen Supported via COM1 and COM2 connectors. Blanking Ignition Not supported Control Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 22: Thor Vm1 And Enhanced Dock Support

    Thor VM1 and Enhanced Dock Support The Thor VM1 supports the enhanced dock models. However the Ethernet port is not supported with the Windows Embedded Standard 2009 operating system. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 23: Additional Connectors

    Additional Connectors External antenna connectors may be present on the back of the Thor VM1. The connec- tors may include: • 802.11 WLAN antenna connectors, used when the Thor VM1 is not equipped with internal antennas. • External GPS antenna connector, when the Thor VM1 is equipped with GPS.
  • Page 24: Components

    Speakers Back View - Thor VM1 Antenna Connectors SIM Card SD Card Access Access Panel Panel Dock Contact Pads Provision for Laptop Security Cable Provision for Padlock Quick Release Handle Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 25: Access Panels - Thor Vm1

    Access Panel Door is labeled with Front View - Dock Standard Dock Dock Contact Pads Enhanced Dock The Enhanced Dock has a foam surround around the dock contact pad. Dock Contact Pads Foam Surround Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 26: Back View - Dock

    COM2 port on the dock. If a screen blanking box is not connected via the power cable, the COM1 port on the dock is available for a serial device Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 27: Top View - Enhanced Dock

    Refer to the Screen Control panel for the current display brightness level. Screen Blanking The Thor VM1 can be configured to blank (blackout) the display while the vehicle is in motion. Refer to the Screen Control panel for information.
  • Page 28: Speaker Volume

    These items can also be used to adjust speaker volume. Power Up If a USB drive, such as a thumb drive is attached to the Thor VM1, the device attempt to boot from the USB drive and cannot. Remove the USB drive and power up the Thor VM1 again.
  • Page 29: Rebooting The Thor Vm1

    Power Controls for more information. Rebooting the Thor VM1 If a USB drive, such as a thumb drive is attached to the Thor VM1, the device attempts to boot from the USB drive: • If the USB drive contains a bootable sector, the Thor VM1 boots from the USB drive.
  • Page 30: Setup Terminal Emulation Parameters

    Note: The instructions below are for Honeywell RFTerm. If a different terminal emulation software is installed on your Thor VM1 refer to the documentation for that software. Before you make a host connection, you will, at a minimum, need to know: •...
  • Page 31: Cleaning

    Note: These instructions are for components made of glass. If there is a removable protective film sheet on the display, remove the film sheet before cleaning the screen. Keep rough or sharp objects away from the Thor VM1 touch screen and, if installed, the bar code reader scanning aperture.
  • Page 32 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 33: Chapter 3 - Hardware Overview

    CHAPTER HARDWARE OVERVIEW System Hardware 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless Client The Thor VM1 has an 802.11a/b/g/n network card that supports diversity with two internal or external antennas. Power management for the network card is configured with the Summit Client Utility. Central Processing Unit The CPU is a 1.6 GHz Intel Atom processor.
  • Page 34: Video Subsystem

    Card Slots CompactFlash (CF) Slot The CF ATA slot is not hot swappable. The Thor VM1 must be powered down to insert or remove an ATA card. Since the operating system is stored on the CF ATA card, the Thor VM1 cannot operate without the ATA card.
  • Page 35: Wwan

    Universal Input Power Supply can be used to convert AC wall power to an appropri- ate DC level. AC to DC power input for the Thor VM1 is delivered to the dock via an optional external power supply and adapter cable. See External AC/DC Power Supply.
  • Page 36 Move the Thor VM1 to a different location to charge the UPS battery. When the Thor VM1 is operated in an environment where the UPS battery is not able to charge due to temperature extremes, the Thor VM1 should be removed to a location within the safe charging temperature range during off hours.
  • Page 37 Charging and Power Management • Charging of the UPS battery continues when the Thor VM1 is in power management (display off, suspend or hibernate modes). Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 38: Backup Battery

    The Thor VM1 has four power modes: Full On, Standby, Hibernate and Off. Full On Mode When the Thor VM1 is attached to either vehicle power or an external power supply or is operating from the UPS battery and the power button is pressed, the Thor VM1 is in the On mode.
  • Page 39 If the Thor VM1 is Full On, a press of the power button can be configured to put the unit in Standby. See the Advanced tab of the Power control panel. StandbyMode When the standby timer expires without a primary event occurring, the Thor VM1 transi- tions to Standby mode.
  • Page 40: Power Controls

    Advanced tab of the Power control panel: • Ignore power button press • Prompt the user to select action • Shut down (default, an orderly shutdown is performed) • Standby • Hibernate Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 41 Auto-On Control Wiring Diagram. Standard The Thor VM1 is turned on and off manually by the user using the power button on the front of the device. Ignition Control The Thor VM1 is turned on automatically when a signal is received via the Ignition Input wire, which is part of the DC Power Cable.
  • Page 42: External Connectors

    Power the Thor VM1 off before attaching a cable to any port (serial, USB, Audio/CAN, etc.). The external I/O connectors for the Thor VM1 are located on the right side of the dock (when viewed from the back). Power Supply Connector is on the left side of the dock (when viewed from the back).
  • Page 43: Usb Connector(s)

    An Ethernet port is located on the top of the Enhanced Dock. Lift the cover to access the Ethernet port. Note: The Ethernet port is not supported with the Windows Embedded Standard 2009 operating system. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 44: Canbus / Audio Connector

    See Dock for details. Power Supply Connector for connector pin- Standard Dock Enhanced Dock out detail. See Connect Power for more infor- mation on connecting power to the Thor VM1. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 45: Antenna Connections

    4. MOBILE NET (Blue label) WWAN Antenna Connector External Antenna Connector When the Thor VM1 is ordered with the internal antenna option, the 802.11 antenna connectors on the back are not connected to the 802.11 radio. Instead the internal antenna connector is connected to the 802.11 radio.
  • Page 46: Keyboard Options

    Keypad LEDs Keyboard LEDs for details. USB Keyboard / Mouse A standard USB keyboard or mouse can be attached to the Thor VM1 using the appro- priate adapter cable. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 47 The Y cable attaches to the Thor VM1 and provides a USB connector. Please refer to documentation provided with the USB keyboard or mouse for more information on their operation. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 48: Led Functions

    External power not present • Standby • Green blinking slowly CPU temperature less External power present than -20ºC, Heater (1/2 sec. on, 1 1/2 sec. off) warming CPU for 30 sec. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 49 LED Behavior System State Green blinking slowly CPU temperature less External power not present than -20ºC, Need to (1/2 sec. on, 1 1/2 sec. off) move unit to warmer environment Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 50 UPS supplying power and discharging Solid Red Approximately 2 minutes runtime until shutdown SSD (Solid State Drive) LED LED Behavior Status Flashing Green SSD read or write activity No SSD read or write activity Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 51: Connection Leds

    It blinks once for a very short time every 2 seconds when paired and connected. It blinks every second when in discovery. The LED is off when the Bluetooth client is off. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 52: Keyboard Leds

    Indicates the Alt modifier key is active. Alt mode is invoked for the next keypress Solid Green only. • Pressing the Alt key a second time exits this modifier mode and turns off the LED. Alt mode is not invoked. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 53: Display

    An extra or replacement stylus may be ordered. A replaceable touch screen protective film is available when the Thor VM1 is used in an abrasive environment. Contact Technical Assistance for availability.
  • Page 54: Display Backlight Control

    Display Backlight Control The display brightness on a Thor VM1 equipped with an outdoor display can be config- ured to automatically adjust depending on the ambient light level via Screen Control. Note: When automatic brightness control is enabled, the manual display brightness controls described below have no effect.
  • Page 55: Chapter 4 - Vehicle Mounting And Accessory Installation

    For an AC powered application: Use an AC/DC power supply and the VMXD off- vehicle enhanced dock. The Thor VM1 is designed to be mounted to a dock in a vehicle with either a RAM mount or U Bracket system. A power cable is provided with the Thor VM1 dock. An integrated scanner mount is also offered.
  • Page 56: Prepare For Vehicle Mounting

    Quick Start The following list outlines, in a general way, the process to follow when mounting the Thor VM1 in a vehicle. Refer to the following sections in this document for more details. Install RAM Mount Install U Bracket Mount to the vehicle.
  • Page 57: Maintenance - Vehicle Mounted Devices

    1. Locate the notch on the upper rear of the Thor VM1. 2. Slide this notch over the top lip of the dock. Slide the Thor VM1 from side to side on the dock to make sure it fully engages on the lip of the dock. If the Thor VM1 cannot be slid side to side, the lip is engaged.
  • Page 58 • If the Thor VM1 is off and power is connected to the dock, the Thor VM1 may boot when placed in the dock. See AutoOn. • If the Thor VM1 is on and power is connected to the dock, the Thor VM1 power management timers may change when the Thor VM1 is placed in the dock.
  • Page 59: Dock I/o Pin Cover

    Dock I/O Pin Cover. The dock contains a tethered I/O Pin Cover to protect the I/O pins on the dock when a Thor VM1 is not mounted in the dock. • When the Thor VM1 is not installed in the dock, use the I/O Pin Cover to protect the pins on the dock as shown.
  • Page 60: Install Ram Mount

    In addition to the kits below, individual RAM mounting components are also available. Mounting Kits Each mounting kit contains: • RAM Ball (Size D) for back of Thor VM1 dock with hardware (screws and washers) to attach RAM ball to dock •...
  • Page 61: Procedure - Ram Mount Assembly

    Equipment Needed: Sockets, screwdriver and a Torque wrench capable of measuring to 50 inch pounds (5.64±.56 N/m). Note: Torquing tool is not supplied by Honeywell. Tools needed to attach the RAM Clamp Mount to the vehicle are not supplied by Honeywell.
  • Page 62 1. Determine the position for mounting the RAM ball base. Be sure to position the RAM bracket to allow access to the switches and ports on the bottom of the Thor VM1. 2. Attach the RAM ball base to the vehicle mounting surface using three or four 1/4 bolts (not included) or equivalent fasteners.
  • Page 63 2” (50.8 mm) thick. The clamp may be attached to a thicker beam by substituting longer bolts (not included). Be sure to position the RAM clamp mount to allow access to the switches and ports on the bottom of the Thor VM1. Bolts...
  • Page 64 1. Determine the position for mounting the RAM ball plate. Be sure to position the RAM plate to allow access to the switches and ports on the bottom of the Thor VM1. 2. Attach the RAM ball plate to the vehicle mounting surface using four 1/4 bolts (not included) or equivalent fasteners.
  • Page 65 2. Place the Thor VM1 face down on a stable surface. 3. Position the RAM ball on the rear of the Thor VM1 dock, aligning the holes on the back of the Thor VM1 dock with the holes on the RAM ball base. Attach with four M5 screws, flat washers and lock washers.
  • Page 66 Step 3 – Attach Thor VM1 Assembly to RAM Mount 1. Slip the Size D RAM arm over the ball on the vehicle RAM mount (RAM Ball mount shown). 2. Insert the ball on the dock into the RAM arm and tighten the knob on the RAM arm using the supplied RAM wrench.
  • Page 67 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 68 Step 4 – Place the Thor VM1 into the Dock If the Thor VM1 is not already mounted to the dock, Place Thor VM1 in the Dock Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 69 3. Slip the RAM arm over the accessory RAM ball. 4. Slip the RAM ball on the scanner holder into the RAM arm. 5. Tighten the knob on the RAM arm while adjusting to the desired angle. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 70: Install U Bracket Mount

    With a U Bracket included for new vehicle installations • Without a U Bracket for installing the Thor VM1 in place of a previous Honeywell vehicle mounted computer, such as a VX6 or VX7. ◦ U Bracket (only necessary for new installations) ◦...
  • Page 71: Procedure - U Bracket Assembly

    The adapter bracket can be mounted in a high or low position, depending on viewing position, as shown below. Additionally, the slotted U bracket allows the Thor VM1 to be mounted vertically or tilted forward or backward for best viewing angle.
  • Page 72 4. 1.02 in / 25.9 mm 5. 3.38 in / 85.85 mm 6. Vehicle Mount Footprint 7. 0.406 in / 10.312 mm 8. 0.88 in / 22.3 mm 9. 1.25 in / 31.75 mm Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 73 Step 2 - Remove RAM Ball If the Thor VM1 dock has a RAM ball attached, the RAM ball must be removed from the dock to use the U Bracket mount. Remove the RAM ball. The hardware used to attach the RAM ball to the dock is not reused for the U bracket mount.
  • Page 74: Connect Cables

    Connect Cables There are many cables available for the Thor VM1 including power cables, and data/ communication cables. Strain Relief Cable Clamps Equipment Required: Phillips screwdriver (not supplied by Honeywell) There are five strain relief cable clamps secured to the Standard Dock.
  • Page 75: Connect Power

    - For applications where a Thor VM1 (with a VMXD Enhanced Dock) replaces a previously installed Thor VX8 or Thor VX9. When using the Thor VM1 with AC power, use the VMXD Enhanced Dock for Off-Vehi- cle Use and: •...
  • Page 76 The power cable is less flexible in low temperature environments. Avoid sharp bends. Caution: Regularly inspect power cable for damage, especially in low temperature environments. Contact Technical Assistance replacement cable options. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 77 12VDC. • For 24VDC input, use the 6A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than 24VDC. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 78 (ESD) protection. Vehicle 10-60VDC Direct Power Connection 1. The Thor VM1 must not be mounted in the dock. The power switch on the dock must be turned Off. The power cable must be UNPLUGGED from the dock. 2. While observing the...
  • Page 79 (less than 1mA over input voltage range) to the switched circuit to allow the Thor VM1 to power on when the vehicle is switched on and go into shut down (see note below) when the vehicle is switched off.
  • Page 80 • For 12VDC input, use the 10A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than 12VDC. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 81 For 48VDC input, use the 3A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than 48VDC. Note: For North America, a UL Listed fuse is to be used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 82 Black wire must be connected to battery negative. If there is a black wire and a black/ white wire, twist them together and connect to battery negative. • Green wire is connected to the vehicle chassis ground, which can also be battery negative. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 83 For 48VDC input, use the 3A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than 48VDC. Note: For North America, a UL Listed fuse is to be used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 84 Black wire must be connected to battery negative. If there is a black wire and a black/ white wire, twist them together and connect to battery negative. • Green wire is connected to the vehicle chassis ground, which can also be battery negative. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 85 For 48VDC input, use the 3A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than 48VDC. Note: For North America, a UL Listed fuse is to be used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 86 These instructions are for use with VM1D Standard Dock VM3D Enhanced Dock only. This option requires DC/DC external power supply Honeywell Part no. 9000313PWR- SPLY. Shown With Lid Attached Shown With Lid Removed • Lid is secured with screws on the •...
  • Page 87 Wiring Diagram for additional wire color-coding specifics. The Thor VM1 DC input wires (Red, Red/White DC+ and Black, Black/White DC-) and the Blue ignition input wire are galvanically isolated. The Green ground input is used for electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection.
  • Page 88 Wiring Diagram, before beginning power cable install. 2. The Thor VM1 must not be mounted in the dock. The power switch on the dock must be turned Off. The power cable must be UNPLUGGED from the dock. 3. Route the cable from the Thor VM1 to the DC/DC power supply. Route the power cable the shortest way possible.
  • Page 89 17. Connect the watertight connector end of the power cable to the Thor VM1 dock power connector by aligning the connector pins to the power connector; push down on the watertight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 90 For all voltages, use the 3A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than the vehicle input voltage. Note: For North America, a UL Listed fuse is to be used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 91 The power supply should be mounted in a dry location within the vehicle or placed in a suitable protective enclosure. Caution: Use caution when routing the power cable. See Power Cable Cautions. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 92 Wiring Diagram for additional wire color-coding specifics. The Thor VM1 DC input wires (Red, Red/White DC+ and Black, Black/White DC-) and the Blue ignition input wire are galvanically isolated. The Green ground input is used for electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection.
  • Page 93 Wiring Diagram, before beginning power cable install. 2. The Thor VM1 must not be mounted in the dock. The power switch on the dock must be turned Off. The power cable must be UNPLUGGED from the dock. 3. Route the cable from the Thor VM1 to the DC/DC power supply. Route the power cable the shortest way possible.
  • Page 94 16. Connect the watertight connector end of the power cable to the Thor VM1 dock power connector by aligning the connector pins to the power connector; push down on the watertight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 95 For all voltages, use the 3A fuse from the kit or a slow blow fuse that has a DC voltage rating greater than the vehicle input voltage. Note: For North America, a UL Listed fuse is to be used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 96 Enhanced Dock only. An adapter cable is available to attach the Thor VM1 to a vehicle previously equipped with a VX6/VX7 DC power cable. The adapter cable has a 5-pin connector to match with the VX6/VX7 power supply cable on one end and a 6-pin connector to match to the Thor VM1 on the other end.
  • Page 97 VM1 on the other end. The cable also has bare wires for ground and ignition sense con- nection plus a D9 cable to connect to a COM port on the Thor VM1 dock to provide a screen blanking signal. This section assumes the VX8/VX9 power cable is properly con- nected to vehicle power.
  • Page 98 7. Connect the watertight connector end of the power cable to the Thor VM1 dock power connector by aligning the connector pins to the power connector; push down on the watertight connector and twist it to fasten securely.
  • Page 99 CV61 DC power cable. The adapter cable has a 5-pin connector to match with the VV61 power supply cable on one end and a 6-pin connector to match to the Thor VM1 on the other end. This section assumes the CV61 power cable is properly connected to vehicle power.
  • Page 100 Honeywell Screen Blanking Box Cable An optional Honeywell Screen Blanking Box Cable is available. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 101 Connected to Screen Blanking Box, switched Gray (see note) side Note: Wire colors only apply to optional Honeywell Screen Blanking Box Cable, VM1080CABLE. Wire colors may vary in a user-supplied cable. The optional Honeywell Screen Blanking Box Cable, VM1080CABLE, is installed as fol- lows: 1.
  • Page 102 To pin 7 of COM1 or COM2 To pin 8 of COM1 or COM2 Note: The black and gray wire colors in the illustration only apply to the optional Honeywell Screen Blanking Box Cable, VM1080CABLE. The wire colors may be different in a user- supplied cable.
  • Page 103 To pins 7 and 8 of COM1 or COM2 port on dock Pins 7 and 8 must be connected as shown in the illustration above. No other pins are to be connected. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 104 VX8/VX9 power cable and screen blanking box to be used when the VX8/VX9 is replaced by a Thor VM1 computer. These instructions are for this dock model only! The Ignition Control feature is not available when this dock is used.
  • Page 105 Supply Caution: For battery powered vehicles: • + is connected to battery positive. • - must be connected to battery negative. • must be connected to the vehicle chassis ground Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 106 Caution: For internal combustion engine powered vehicles: • + is connected to battery positive. • - is connected to battery negative. • is connected to the vehicle chassis ground, which can also be battery negative. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 107 Caution: For battery powered vehicles: • + is connected to battery positive. • - must be connected to battery negative. • GND must be connected to the vehicle chassis ground. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 108 Caution: For internal combustion engine powered vehicles: • + is connected to battery positive. • - is connected to battery negative. • GND is connected to the vehicle chassis ground, which can also be battery negative. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 109 5. Press the Power Switch on the back of the Thor VM1 dock. 6. Press the Power Button on the front of the Thor VM1 to turn on the Thor VM1. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 110 Table Stand When the Thor VM1 is used in an office environment, it can be mounted in a table stand. To use the table stand: 1. Attach the RAM ball to the RAM Metal Table Stand with the supplied screws and nuts.
  • Page 111: Connect Usb Host

    A USB scanner can be attached to the USB host port on the Enhanced Dock. • A USB scanner can be attached to the host port on either USB adapter Y-cable. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 112 2. Tighten the thumbscrews in a clockwise direction. Do not over tighten. 3. Follow the instructions provided with the scanner to attach the RJ50 end of the cable to the scanner. USB Host to Scanner Cable for pinout details. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 113: Connect Usb Client

    Connect USB Client Note: The USB client connection is not used on Thor VM1 with a Windows Embedded Standard operating system. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 114: Connect Serial Device

    1. The scanner cable is attached to either the COM1 or COM2 port on the dock. 2. Connect the serial cable for the scanner as directed above. 3. When the Thor VM1 is powered on, it provides power to the serial scanner. 4. Configure the Data Collection (DC) Wedge to manipulate scanned data as desired.
  • Page 115 3. Slide the cable ends together until they click shut. Do not twist or bend the connectors. The Thor VM1 internal microphone and speakers are automatically disabled when the headset is connected. Adjust Headset / Microphone and Secure Cable The headset consists of an earpiece, a microphone, a clothing clip and a cable.
  • Page 116: Connect Canbus Cable

    Connect CANbus Cable The CANbus/Audio connector supports a headset adapter cable or a CANbus Y cable. The Thor VM1 does not support connecting audio and CANbus simultaneously. CANbus / Audio Connector for connector pinouts. 1. Seat the D15 cable end connector firmly over the CANbus/Audio Connector on the dock.
  • Page 117: Install Remote Antenna

    Remote antennas are available for the 802.11 WLAN radio, the WWAN radio and the GPS. Caution: If the Thor VM1 has connectors for external antennas, do not power up the Thor VM1 without the external antennas connected. Damage to the WLAN radio may result.
  • Page 118 6. Connect the cable to the antenna connector (Wi-Fi Main or Wi-Fi Aux) on the Thor VM1. If only one antenna is used, be sure to connect it to the Wi-Fi Main connector. 7. Repeat the steps above for the second 802.11 antenna. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 119 5. Attach the one end of the coaxial cable to the antenna and the other end to the Mobile Net WWAN connector on the vehicle mounted Thor VM1. 6. Use cable ties to secure the coaxial cable to the vehicle as necessary. Make sure the cable is routed so it is not damaged by any moving parts of the vehicle.
  • Page 120 5. Use cable ties to secure the coaxial cable to the vehicle as necessary. Make sure the cable is routed so it is not damaged by any moving parts of the vehicle. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 121: Apply Touch Screen Protective Film

    Apply Touch Screen Protective Film The optional Thor VM1 touch screen protective film is shipped in packs of 10. The pro- tective film is flexible and treated with an anti-glare coating on the outer surface. The protective film is slightly larger than...
  • Page 122: Removal

    2. Lift up on the edge of the protective film so it does not slide between the touch screen and display housing when the protective film is slid back to the center. 3. Repeat until all edges are free and remove the protective film. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 123: Disconnect Ups Battery

    SIM label. This panel is on the right hand side when the Thor VM1 is face down with the top away from the user. 6. Locate the small push button located just below the SIM card installation slot.
  • Page 124: Install Sd Card

    SIM label. This panel is on the left hand side when the Thor VM1 is face down with the top away from the user. 6. Locate the SD card installation slot. 7. Slide the SD card into the slot. The label side (front) of the SD card faces toward the back of the Thor VM1.
  • Page 125: Install Sim Card

    6. Locate the SIM card installation slot, as highlighted to the right. 7. Slide the SIM card into the slot. Note: The entire SIM slot is not visible due to the design of the Thor VM1 case. However, the entire slot is shown below to help with installation.
  • Page 126 9. Reattach the access panel, torquing the screws to 4-5 inch pounds. 10. If the SIM card is not detected, contact Technical Assistance for troubleshooting. 11. If removed, reinstall the Thor VM1 in the dock. 12. Restart the Thor VM1. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 127: Replace Front Panel

    Replace Front Panel Front Panel Options The front panel of the Thor VM1 is field replaceable. The front panel assembly contains the keypad, touch screen and optional defroster. Should any of these components fail, the front panel assembly can easily be replaced to reduce downtime. The replacement front panel is available in these configurations: •...
  • Page 128 7. Position the replacement front panel so the tab on the back of the front panel lines up with the slot on the Thor VM1. Be sure the two wiring connectors are also aligned. 8. Position the replacement front panel so wiring connector on the back of the front panel lines up with the connector on the Thor VM1.
  • Page 129: Replace Ups Battery

    Replace UPS Battery The UPS battery in the Thor VM1 is field replaceable. Should the UPS battery fail, it can easily be replaced to minimize downtime. Equipment Required The following equipment is user-supplied: • Torquing tool capable of measuring inch pounds •...
  • Page 130 12. Place the UPS battery into the well. Note the orientation of the battery in the illustration below. The flat surface of the battery points toward the bottom of the Thor VM1. Make sure all wires are inside the battery well so they are not pinched when the front panel is reinstalled.
  • Page 131: Chapter 5 - Software

    After the system files are processed, Microsoft Windows begins to load. Windows main- tains a System Registry and INI files. Standard Windows configuration options apply to the Thor VM1. Configuration options are located in the System Tray or the Control Panel: •...
  • Page 132 For more information on Microsoft Windows device drivers, please refer to commercially available Windows OS reference guides. Radio Software The Thor VM1 is delivered with the radio software installed. Because the Thor VM1 uses a Microsoft Windows operating system, the radio installation includes Windows device drivers.
  • Page 133 Summit Client Utility (Start) > Control Panel > Wi-Fi, or SCU icon on desktop Manage the wireless 802.11 client installed in the Thor VM1. If the Summit Client Utility is not present, the Laird Configuration Manager may be installed. Freefloat Link*One Wedge Link*One bar code decoder configuration software is installed on the Thor VM1.
  • Page 134: Control Panel

    Thor VM1. The Image line displays the revision of the system soft- ware installed. Refer to the last three digits to determine the revision level.
  • Page 135 64K byte text box lim- itation. Network IP MAC Address The Network IP tab displays the MAC address of the network card(s) such as the Sum- mit WLAN radio and the Bluetooth module. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 136: Autoon

    (Start) > Control Panel > AutoOn (Classic view) Select the desired Ignition Control / Auto On behavior. Standard The Thor VM1 is turned on and off manually by the user using the power button on the front of the device. •...
  • Page 137 Note: When the UPS battery has been depleted or disconnected (the Thor VM1 is first powered out of the box, the front panel has been replaced, etc.) power the Thor VM1 manually by pressing the power button. After the initial power up, the Thor VM1 powers on automatically when power is attached and Auto-On is enabled.
  • Page 138: Bluetooth

    • The EZPair bar code on the Thor VM1 cannot be used to connect the SR61 scanner. Follow this procedure: 1. Make sure the scanner is on and within range of the Thor VM1. 2. Tap the Discover button on the Bluetooth Devices tab.
  • Page 139 When Filtered Mode is enabled, the Thor VM1 can pair with one Bluetooth scanner and one Bluetooth printer. • When Filtered Mode is disabled, the Thor VM1 can pair with up to four Bluetooth devices. • It is not necessary to disconnect a paired scanner and printer before a different scanner or printer is paired with the Thor VM1.
  • Page 140 Tap Stop at any time to end the Discover and Query for Unique Identifier functions. Note: When an active paired device enters Suspend Mode, is turned Off or leaves the Thor VM1 Bluetooth scanning range, the Bluetooth connection between the paired device and the Thor VM1 is lost.
  • Page 141 Stop the connection between the Thor VM1 and the highlighted paired Bluetooth device. Delete Remove an unpaired device from the Bluetooth device list. The highlighted device name and identifier is removed from the Thor VM1 Bluetooth Devices panel after the user taps OK. Properties More information on the highlighted Bluetooth device.
  • Page 142 This option is Enabled by default. request to pair A dialog box appears on the Thor VM1 screen notifying the user a Bluetooth device requests to pair with the Thor VM1. The requesting Bluetooth device does not need to have been Discovered by the Thor VM1 before the pairing request is received.
  • Page 143 Bluetooth scanners and printers only (Filtered Mode is enabled/checked). When Filtered Mode is disabled, the Thor VM1 can pair with up to four Bluetooth devices. A Restart is required every time Filtered Mode is toggled on and off.
  • Page 144 Auto Reconnect on This option is Enabled (checked) by default. All previously paired devices are Boot reconnected upon any reboot sequence. When disabled (unchecked), no devices are reconnected upon any reboot sequence. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 145 (example: return from out-of-range). The pairing table is cleared on boot. The status of Auto Reconnect on Boot is ignored and the option is automatically disabled (unchecked) and dimmed. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 146 This panel lists the assigned Computer Friendly Name (that other devices may discover during their Discovery and Query process), the Bluetooth MAC address, and software version levels. The data cannot be edited by the user. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 147 Tap the Bluetooth icon in the taskbar to open the Bluetooth EZPair application. The Thor VM1 default Bluetooth setting is Enabled. The Thor VM1 Bluetooth module is designed to Discover and pair with nearby Bluetooth devices. Prerequisite: The remote Bluetooth devices have been setup to allow them to be “Dis- covered”...
  • Page 148 6. Tap Pair as Scanner to set up the Thor VM1 to receive scanner data. 7. Tap Pair as Printer to set up the Thor VM1 to send data to the printer. 8. Tap Disconnect to stop pairing with the device. Once disconnected, tap Delete to remove the device name and data from the Thor VM1 Bluetooth Devices list.
  • Page 149 Thor VM1 is out of range of all paired Bluetooth device(s). Connection is inactive. Note: When an active paired device enters Suspend Mode, is turned Off or leaves the Thor VM1 Bluetooth scan range, the Bluetooth connection between the paired device and the Thor VM1 is lost.
  • Page 150 LED flashes. Refer to the following section titled Bluetooth Beep and LED Indications. Note: After scanning the Thor VM1 Bluetooth label, if there is no beep and no LED flash from the Bluetooth device, the devices are currently paired. Thor VM1 without Label...
  • Page 151 The devices are paired. The Bluetooth bar code reader responds with a series of beeps and LED flashes. Note: After scanning the Thor VM1 Bluetooth label, if there is no beep and no LED flash from the Bluetooth bar code reader, the devices are currently paired.
  • Page 152 Technical Assistance for Bluetooth product assistance. Note: If there is no beep or no LED flash from the Bluetooth managed printer, the Thor VM1 and the printer are currently paired. Easy Pairing and Auto-Reconnect The Bluetooth module can establish relationships with new devices after the user taps the Discover button.
  • Page 153: Display

    (Start) >Control Panel > Appearance and Themes (Category View) The Thor VM1 supports a 800x480 pixel display resolution. Screen Rotation, Screen Blanking, Defroster Control Automatic Brightness Control are configured on separate control panels. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 154: Power Options

    Note: When the UPS battery has been depleted or disconnected (the Thor VM1 is first powered out of the box, the front panel has been replaced, etc.) power the Thor VM1 manually by pressing the power button. After the initial power up, the Thor VM1 powers on automatically when power is attached and AC/DC mode is enabled.
  • Page 155 (Start) >Control Panel > Performance and Maintenance> Power Options > Advanced tab (Category View) Advanced The Advanced panel allows setting the power button behavior when the unit is on and the power button is pressed. Options are: Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 156 • Stand by • Shut down. The default is to shut down. The Thor VM1 performs an orderly shut down when the power key is pressed when this option is enabled. Hibernate Enable Hibernation (Start) > Control Panel > Power Options > Hibernate tab (Classic View) (Start) >Control Panel >...
  • Page 157: Screen Control

    Ambient Light %. Note: There is no default value for Ambient Light % as it varies depending on the level of light where the Thor VM1 is located. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 158 Use the Screen on delay to specify the period of time in ms (milliseconds) between when the vehicle stops and the Thor VM1 screen turns on. For example, use the delay if the switch end of the cable is attached to the vehicle’s accelerator pedal. Release of the accelerator may mean the truck is coasting to a stop rather than stationary.
  • Page 159 If a defroster is installed, the defroster can be switched between the Enabled and Dis- abled states using the check box. The default is Disabled (unchecked). Specify the Defroster trip point. The default trip point is 40ºC/104ºF. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 160: Screen Rotation

    Select the desired rotation and tap OK. The screen may briefly go blank during the rota- tion process. Tap Close to dismiss the panel and keep the current screen rotation. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 161: Sounds

    Tap the Volume icon, if present, in the taskbar and move the slider until the volume level is as desired. • Use function keys - press the 2nd key then F9 to adjust volume up or 2nd then F10 to adjust volume down. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 162: User Accounts

    Note: The following applies to a Thor VM1 that is not part of a domain. When the Thor VM1 is part of a domain, the user is prompted for credentials at Windows startup or log on.
  • Page 163: Bar Code Readers

    Tethered hand-held scanners are tethered to a serial port or a USB host port (via a dongle cable) on the Thor VM1 dock and are configured by scanning the engine- specific bar codes in the scanner manufacturer's programming guide. The manufacturer's guides are usually shipped with the bar code reader.
  • Page 164: Bios

    By default, the first device in the boot order is USB Hard Drive. The second device is the Windows CE Image. If a USB drive, such as a thumb drive is attached to the Thor VM1, the device attempts to boot from the USB drive: •...
  • Page 165 • Discard Changes • Save Changes Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 166: Thor Vm1 Recovery Dvd

    2. Insert the recovery DVD into the DVD drive. 3. Reboot the Thor VM1. 4. Repeatedly press the P5 key on the Thor VM1 front panel or the F5 key on the external keyboard. 5. When the Boot Menu is displayed, use the arrow keys on the external keyboard to select the USB DVD drive.
  • Page 167: Chapter 6 - Wireless Network Connections

    Network Connections) to disable the Summit wireless adapter. Due to a limitation of the system architecture, if the Summit wireless adapter is disabled in the Network Con- nections panel, it cannot be re-enabled from this control panel. Instead, the Thor VM1 must be rebooted to enable the Summit wireless adapter.
  • Page 168: Summit Wireless Network Configuration

    WEP encryption or WPA security. Important Notes It is important that all dates are correct on the Thor VM1 and host computers when using any type of certificate. Certificates are date sensitive and if the date is not correct authentication will fail.
  • Page 169: Wireless Zero Config Utility

    Summit Tray Icon The Summit tray icon is not shown when the Thor VM1 is running Windows Embedded Standard 2009. The Windows Wireless icon (located in the taskbar) may not display a successful wire- less connection. The SCU Main tab should be used to verify the success of the connec- tion instead.
  • Page 170 The password is case-sensitive. Once logged in, the button label changes to Admin Logout. To logout, either tap the Admin Logout button or exit the SCU without tapping the Admin Logout button. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 171: Profile

    Note: Tap the Commit button to save changes before leaving this panel or the SCU. If the panel is exited before tapping the Commit button, changes are not saved! Factory Default Settings Profile Default SSID Blank Client Name Blank Power Save Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 172 Admin, the parameters can be viewed, and cannot be changed. The buttons on this tab are dimmed if the user is not logged in as Admin. The Profile tab was previously labeled Config. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 173 Important – The settings for Auth Type, EAP Type and Encryption depend on the secu- rity type chosen. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 174 BGA Rates Full (All B and G rates and all A rates with B and G rates preferred) Ad Hoc (when connecting to another client device instead of an AP) Default: BGA Rates Full Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 175: Status

    It is important the Radio Mode parameter correspond to the AP to which the device is to connect. For example, if this parameter is set to G rates only, the Thor VM1 may only connect to APs set for G rates and not those set for B and G rates.
  • Page 176: Diags

    The text file can viewed using an application such as WordPad. Global Start > All Programs > Summit > Summit Client Utility > Global tab Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 177 Admin Password SUMMIT (or blank) Auth Timeout 8 seconds Certs Path C:\Program Files\Summit\certs Ping Payload 32 bytes Ping Timeout 5000 ms Ping Delay ms 1000 ms Logon Options Use SCU credentials Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 178 Selecting Custom from the drop down list has no effect. Selecting any other value from the drop down list will overwrite the “custom” value in the registry. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 179 AP assisted roaming, AP specified maximum transmit power and radio management. Off - Do not use Cisco IE and CCX version number. Cisco IE = Cisco Information Element. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 180 Determines if the Summit icon is displayed in the System tray. Options are: On, Off The tray icon is not displayed when the Thor VM1 is running a Windows Embedded Standard 2009 operating system. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 181 If either option is enabled, the credentials entered here take precedence over any cre- dentials entered on the Profile tab. To use either option, select Logon Options from the Property list which activates the Logon Options button. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 182 The default authentication delay is 5000 ms and the valid range is 0 - 600,000 ms. The default association timeout is 10,000 ms and the valid range is 10,000 to 600,000 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 183 If using the Certs Path option: 1. Leave the Use MS store box unchecked. 2. Enter the certificate filename in the CA Cert text box. 3. Click OK then click Commit. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 184: Sign-on Vs. Stored Credentials

    Username and Password at that time to authenticate. • When using Summit with the Thor VM1, there is an option on the Global tab to use the Windows user name and password to log on instead of any username and password stored in the profile.
  • Page 185 9. Enter the Username and Password. Click the OK button. 10. Verify the device is authenticated by reviewing the Status tab. When the device is property configured, the indicates the device is Authenticated and the method used. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 186 Reconnect button on Diags tab clicked or • the profile is modified and the Commit button is clicked. To Use Windows Username and Password Please see Logon Options for information. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 187: Windows Certificate Store Vs. Certs Path

    Windows Certificate Store vs. Certs Path Note: It is important that all dates are correct on the Thor VM1 and host computers when using any type of certificate. Certificates are date sensitive and if the date is not correct authentication will fail.
  • Page 188: Configuring The Profile

    To connect to a wireless network with no security, make sure the following profile options are used. 1. Enter the SSID of the Access Point assigned to this profile 2. Set EAP Type to None Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 189 Once configured, click the Commit button. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 190 Once configured, click the Commit button. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 191 Enter the password. Click OK then click Commit. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 192 Enter these items as directed below. Enter the Domain\Username (if the Domain is required), otherwise enter the Username. Enter the password. Leave the CA Certificate File Name blank for now. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 193 Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Note: The date must be properly set on the device to authenticate a certificate. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 194 Leave the CA Certificate File Name blank for now. Click OK then click Commit. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab. Windows Certificate Store vs. Certs Path for more information on certificate storage. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 195 Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Note: The date must be properly set on the device to authenticate a certificate. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 196 Sign-On Credentials as the user will be prompted for the Username and Password when connecting to the network. Enter the Domain\Username (if the Domain is required), otherwise enter the Username. Enter the password. Click OK then click the Commit button. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 197 Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 198 VM1. For automatic PAC provisioning, once a username/password is authenticated, the PAC information is stored on the Thor VM1. The same username/password must be used to authenticate each time. See the note below for more details. For manual PAC provisioning, the PAC filename and Password must be entered.
  • Page 199 Note: When using Automatic PAC Provisioning, once authenticated, there is a file stored in the C:\Program Files\Summit\certs directory with the PAC credentials. If the username is changed, that file must be deleted. The filename is autoP.00.pac. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 200 Select a user certificate from the Windows certificate store. Use the Browse button to locate the User Cert from the certificate store. Highlight the desired certificate and press the Select button. The name of the certificate is displayed in the User Cert box. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 201 2. Enter the certificate filename in the CA Cert text box. 3. Click OK then click Commit. The Thor VM1 should be authenticating the server certificate and using EAP-TLS for the user authentication. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network.
  • Page 202 Once configured, click the Commit button. Ensure the correct Active Profile is selected on the Main tab and restart. The SCU Main tab shows the device is associated after the radio connects to the network. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 203: Certificates

    Note: Please refer to the Security Primer to prepare the Authentication Server and Access Point for communication. Note: It is important that all dates are correct on the Thor VM1 and host computers when using any type of certificate. Certificates are date sensitive and if the date is not correct authentication will fail.
  • Page 204: Generate A Root Ca Certificate

    Certificates are date sensitive and if the date is not correct authentication will fail. The easiest way to get the root CA certificate is to use a browser on a PC or the Thor VM1 to navigate to the Certificate Authority. To request the root CA certificate, open a browser to http://<CA IP address>/certsrv.
  • Page 205 To download the CA certificate, click on the Download CA certificate link. Click the Save button and save the certificate. Make sure to keep track of the name and location of the certificate. Next install the certificate on the Thor VM1. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 206: Install A Root Ca Certificate

    C:\Program Files\Summit\certs folder or other path specified in the Summit Certs global parameter. Copy the certificate file to the Thor VM1. The certificate file has a .CER extension. Locate the file and double-tap on it. If presented with a security warning, confirm that you want to open the file.
  • Page 207: Generate A User Certificate

    11. An import successful message is displayed. Generate a User Certificate The easiest way to get the user certificate is to use the browser on the Thor VM1 or a PC to navigate to the Certificate Authority. To request the user certificate, open a browser to http://<CA IP address>/certsrv.
  • Page 208 Install the user certificate on the requesting computer by clicking the Install this certifi- cate link. If the requesting computer is the Thor VM1, then the process is finished. Otherwise, export the certificate as described below. Exporting a User Certificate Select Tools >...
  • Page 209: Install A User Certificate

    The certificate is saved with a .PFX extension. Click Finish and OK to close the Successful Export message. Locate the User Certificate in the specified location. Copy to the Thor VM1. Install the User certificate. Install a User Certificate After generating and exporting the user certificate, install the user certificate.
  • Page 210 5. Tap Next and use the Browse.. button to locate the User certificate copied to the Thor VM1. If necessary, change the file type drop down list at the bottom of the explorer window from *.cer to *.pfx. After selecting the .PFX file, tap Open.
  • Page 211 7. Return to the installation instructions above. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 212: Oneclick Internet

    If this delay is acceptable to the user, standby may be enabled. When the One Click Internet utility is displayed on screen and the Thor VM1 enters standby, the touch screen may remain inactive for 10-15 seconds after the Thor VM1 resumes from standby.
  • Page 213: Preparing For Initial Use On The Thor Vm1

    Note: For carriers requiring a SIM card, the firmware may automatically be selected when a SIM card is installed in the Thor VM1. Double-tap the OneClick Internet icon on the Thor VM1 desktop. Tap the Settings button and select the Firmware tab. Select the firmware for your car- rier from the list and tap Change.
  • Page 214 Activation This step is only necessary for Verizon. You need the IMEI number for the Thor VM1 when you contact Verizon prior to activat- ing service on the Thor VM1. The IMEI number can be found on the Info tab.
  • Page 215 This screen contains the settings including the telephone number from the provider, in this case Verizon. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 216: Using Oneclick Internet

    The Radio button allows you to switch the WWAN radio on and off to save power or to disable the radio in instances where it is not desired (such as during airplane travel). Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 217 OneClick Internet includes online help that can be accessed by tapping the Help button. Settings Button Access the Settings menu by tapping the Settings button on the main window. The following tabs are available: Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 218 Create a connection profile to store connection information. Once a profile has been created, its name appears in the drop down Profiles list, which replaces the Profile Name text box in the illustration above. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 219 Proxy Settings for your network. Contact your network operator for more information. When Settings Use Proxy Server is selected, no additional proxy entries are required. Otherwise, enter the Proxy and the Port. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 220 Select the network and tap on the Register button. If the change is successful you will see the message “Network changed successfully”. This item is useful when traveling . Automatic mode selects the preferred network of your network operator. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 221 1. Automatic Selection 2. Retrieving Networks.. The currently registered network is marked. CDMA Network Information on the CDMA network is displayed. There are no editable parameters on this screen. History Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 222 This dialog lets you change your PIN. Label Description Current PIN Enter the current PIN. New PIN Enter the new PIN. Verify PIN Verify the new PIN by entering it again. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 223 SIM card is inserted. If no specific firmware for your operator is available, generic firmware is selected. After a firmware has been selected, it appears as the Current Profile. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 224 VM1 and logs in. Connect When selected OneClick Internet automatically connects on start-up. Automatically Reconnect When selected OneClick Internet reconnects automatically when the Thor VM1 returns Automatically from standby or hibernate. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 225 Application Use the Application tab to specify any application to launch automatically once the Internet connection is established. Use the Browse button to locate the desired applica- tion. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 226: Application Buttons

    To manage your short messages you may: Button Description Manage SMS folders Change SMS settings Create new SMS/MMS messages Reply to SMS Forward SMS Move SMS to a folder Delete SMS Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 227 Recipient addresses may be taken from the SIM address book or from your Email client's contact folder. Just select an address and click OK. To send the message click “Send/Receive”. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 228 To export addresses you may select between two export formats: • CSV (comma separated text format, usually read by spread sheet applications) • VCard (business card format, used by MS Outlook and other applications) Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 229 Google Maps, showing their current location on a map. Lat - Latitude - The location north or south of the equator in degrees. Lon - Longitude: The angular distance from the Prime Meridian in degrees. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 230: About

    German, English, Spanish, French, Polish, Russian, Italian, Simplified Chinese and Tra- ditional Chinese. Note: This does not mean that the Thor VM1 has been localized for these languages. Installing or Upgrading OneClick Internet Note: You must use the Honeywell supplied version of OneClick Internet. Do not change versions unless instructed by your Honeywell representative.
  • Page 231 Review and accept the license agreement. Click Accept, if you agree. Otherwise please click Reject to cancel installation. Next the installer asks for the installation directory. Use the Browse button to specify a location other than the default. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 232 Installation process is indicated on screen. When completed. click the Finish button to exit the installer. Start OneClick Internet from the Windows Program Menu or double-tap the desktop icon. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 233: Oneclick Internet Connection Manager

    Tap this button to connect or disconnect. The color of this button also indicates the status of the connection: The radio is disconnected. Tap the button to connect. The radio is currently connecting. The radio is connected. Tap the button to disconnect. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 234 Connecting. Tap the Cancel button to cancel the connection in process. Status Connected. Tap the Disconnect button to end the connection. Failure. Review the screen for messages such as “No Network”, etc. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 235: Appendix A - Key Maps

    The keyboard does not have a NumLock indicator or key. NumLock is always On. Note: When automatic brightness control is enabled for a Thor VM1 with an Outdoor display, the manual display brightness controls in the table below have no effect.
  • Page 236 Left Arrow Left Arrow Page Up Up Arrow Page Down Down Arrow Right Arrow Home Left Arrow F1 - F10 F1 - F10 F11 - F20 Shift F1 - F10 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 237 Press These Keys in this Order Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Shift Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 238 To get this Key / Function Press These Keys in this Order " . (VK_PERIOD) & > < Shift Shift Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 239 To get this Key / Function Press These Keys in this Order Shift Shift Shift Shift & Shift Shift Shift Shift Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 240 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 241: Appendix B - Specifications And Reference Material

    Power Supply 10 to 60 VDC isolated Uninterruptible Power Supply Internal UPS battery, field replaceable, 30-minute life at -20°C (-4°F) Backup Battery (RCT) Internal lithium battery maintains Real Time Clock Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 242: Vm1d Standard Dock

    External Power Supply 50-150 VDC DC power supply available for vehicles over 60 VDC Note: Use dock VMX005VMCRADLE (VMXD Enhanced Dock of Off-Vehicle Use) in AC power applications. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 243: Vm3d Enhanced Dock

    USB1 Connector 9-pin female, USB connector supports USB host port via adapter cable Note: USB Client port may not be supported by the Thor VM1 operating system. USB2 Connector 15-pin female, USB connector supports two USB host ports via adapter cable...
  • Page 244: Vmxd Enhanced Dock

    USB1 Connector 9-pin female, USB connector supports USB host port via adapter cable Note: USB Client port may not be supported by the Thor VM1 operating system. USB2 Connector 15-pin female, USB connector supports two USB host ports via adapter cable...
  • Page 245: Vmxd Enhanced Dock For Off-vehicle Use (qm3ac)

    USB1 Connector 9-pin female, USB connector supports USB host port via adapter cable Note: USB Client port may not be supported by the Thor VM1 operating system. USB2 Connector 15-pin female, USB connector supports two USB host ports via adapter cable...
  • Page 246: Dimensions

    Note: The RAM ball is not included in the following measurements. Length 7.1” (18.0 cm) Width 6.1” (15.5 cm) Height 2.1” (5.4 cm), measurement includes strain relief cable clamps Weight 2.4 lb. (1.1 kg) Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 247: Environmental Specifications

    8 KV air, 4kV direct contact Operating Humidity Standard: Up to 90% non-condensing at 104°F (40°C) Cold Storage: 100% Water and Dust IEC 60529 compliant to IP66 Vibration MIL-STD-810F, composite wheeled vehicles. Crash SAE-J 1455 Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 248: Network Card Specifications

    B013455 WWAN - Gobi 2000 Device Gobi™ 2000 (data only), includes GPS Device Gobi™ 3000 (data only), includes GPS Technology Five-band UMTS/HSPA+ (800/850/900/1900/2100MHz), quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900MHz) and dual-band EV-DO/CDMA (800/1900) Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 249: Port And Connector Pinouts

    Screen Blanking Box - The white wire in the power cable must be connected to the unswitched side of the screen blanking box. See applicable wiring diagram below. Cable shell provides chassis ground connection. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 250 No connection VMXD enhanced dock for off-vehicle use requires adapter cable VM1076CABLE to connect the dock to the AC/DC adapter. This cable is included in the AC kit for off-vehicle use. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 251: Com1 And Com2 Connector

    PIN 9 PIN 6 Common ground Common ground USB_H1_D+ USB host 1 data signal USB_H1_D- USB host 1 data signal USBC_VBUS USB client 5V detect from attached host (not used) Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 252 USB D+ USB Power Return Shell CGND Chassis Ground USB Client Connector The USB client connection is not supported on the Thor VM1 with the Windows Embedded Standard operating system. Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 253 PIN 1 Not used Not used USB_H1_PWR USB host 5V output power Not used USB_H1_D+ USB host 1 data signal (twisted pair) USB_H1_D- USB host 1 data signal (twisted pair) Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 254: Usb2 Connector

    USB host 2 data signal Common ground Common ground USB_H3_PWR USB host 3 5V output power USB_H3_D+ USB host 3 data signal USB_H3_D- USB host 3 data signal Common ground Common ground Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 255 Common ground Common ground USB Host Connectors Signal Description 5V_USB USB Power, Current Limited PIN 4 USB_H2_D- USB D- PIN 1 USB_H2_D+ USB D+ USB Power Return Shell CGND Chassis Ground Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 256: Canbus / Audio Connector

    Audio output Headset output Mic input Microphone input Mic return Microphone return Audio Return Optional ground CAN_SHLD CAN_H CAN_H bus line dominant high CAN reserved CAN_V+ Option CAN external Power Supply Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 257 Not used Not used Quick Connect Headset Connector Signal Description Mic input Microphone input PIN 4 Mic return Microphone return Audio output Headset output PIN 1 Audio return Headset return Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 258 J1939 Female J1939 Male CAN_V+ Option CAN external Power Supply CAN_H CAN_H bus line dominant high CAN_L CAN_L bus line dominant low CAN_SHLD Not used Not used Not used Not used Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 259: Hat Encoding

    0X1B ¥ 0X1C ¦ ~& 0X1D § ~’ 0X1E ^_ (underscore) ¨ 0X1F © ª « ¬ (soft hyphen) ~- (dash) ® ~. (period) ¯ ° ~0 (zero) ± ² Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 260 ñ Ë ò Ì ó Í ô Î õ Ï ö Ð ÷ Ñ ø Ò ù Ó ú Ô û Õ ü Ö ý × þ Ø ÿ Ù Thor VM1 with Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009 User Guide...
  • Page 261 Label Locations Compliance labels are located in the dock well area on the back of the Thor VM1, as indicated by the shaded areas below. The Thor VM1 must be removed from the dock to view the labels.
  • Page 262 Honeywell 9680 Old Bailes Road Fort Mill, SC 29707 www.honeywellaidc.com ™ VM1-WIN-UG Rev F 3/18...

Comments to this Manuals

Symbols: 0
Latest comments: