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  1. My cellular provider is requesting the SMS100 IMEI number. What is a IMEI number? Where can I find this number on my SMS100? What is a device's IMEI number?"Every mobile phone, GSM modem or device with a built-in phone / modem has a unique 15 digit IMEI number. Based on this number, you can check some information about the device, e.g., the brand or model or the devic... Read More
  2. How do I install my SIM Card in the SMS100? Maretron SMS100 SIM Card Installation/Removal Disconnect and remove your SMS100 from the NMEA2000® network.Flip over the SMS100 revealing the 4 qty #1 Phillips screws, please unscrew all four and open the housing.Locate the SIM card storage location ... Read More
  3. What cellular bands does the SMS100 work with? Yes, the SMS100 was designed to work with 2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE, 3G UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA services. The SMS100 supports frequency bands 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100 MHz. Note:Carriers such as AT&T and  T-Mobile offers SIM cards that will work with the SMS100. Wh... Read More
  4. What firmware changes have taken place on the Maretron SMS100? (2013-07-25)Change NMEA2000 Class/Function to 70/171 (Bug #2668) (2013-07-19)Corrected a problem where, upon receipt of the STATUS command, the SMS100 would return parameter values from any available instance, if the instances specifie... Read More
  5. How do I set up my SMS100 address book using Maretron displays? SMS100 Operational Requirements: Working NMEA2000 networkSMS100 text moduleDSM150/DSM250 display with firmware version or higher N2KView software/hardware versions 3.6.2 or higherThe SMS100 requires a Maretron display to produce alert messag... Read More
  6. What is the SMS100 Status message? Which Maretron components do I need? The SMS100 Status Message is a text message you can receive from the SMS100 containing key pieces of information regarding your vessel. When the SMS100 is installed, you can text the word "Status"  to your SMS100 cellular number and receive a respons... Read More
  7. Can I install more than one SMS100 in the same NMEA 2000 network? No, an NMEA 2000 network can only contain a single SMS100.... Read More
  8. I see that my cellular carrier offers three different types of SIM cards for purchase. Which SIM card should I choose for the SMS100? There are three types of SIM cards available in the marketplace today, Standard, Micro, and Nano. The SMS100 uses a Standard size SIM Card clearly marked in Example 1 below.Example 1... Read More
  9. Does the SMS100 allow for cellular data roaming? Does the Maretron SMS100 allow for cellular roaming? No, the SMS100 will not roam. When you leave your SIM card assigned coverage network, SMS100 status and alert text messages may not transmit successfully. Before departing an area, check your curre... Read More
  10. I have an AT&T SIM card inserted in my SMS100, how do I perform a test message for my cell account? If you are expiriencing dificulty receiving a status message from your SMS100, perform the next steps locally using Maretron configuration tools like the N2KAnalyzer or a DSM product. Messaging-SMS Instructions:1. Unplug the SMS100 from the NMEA2000 ... Read More
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