Many features can be added to your WorldTracker PLD using Hyper Terminal and the USB cable. We have designed this tutorial for technically sounds people who want to program their own units with advanced features.
Step 2. Extract WorldTracker_PLD.zip. You can “right click” the zip file and choose “Extract All”
Step 3. Open up the expanded folder “WorldTracker_PLD.zip” and double click on PreInstaller.exe and install the drivers
Step 4. Connect and MiniMT to the USB port of your computer
Step 5. When the installer pops up, tell it to automatically search and install device drivers. When a box pops up asking if you wish to install unsigned driver, click continue. This will happen twice.
Step 6. Find your MiniMTs COM port. Click on your Windows Start Menu. Right click “My Computer” then click “properties”.
Step 7. Click on the Hardware tab and then on Device Manager.
Step 8. Click on Ports and find your MiniMTs Port Number. Ie COM4
Step 9. Open up HyperTerminal. This is located under the start menu under “Programs” “Accessories” “Communications” “HyperTerminal”
If you do not have HyperTerminal you can download it here. CLICK HERE
Step 7. Once you open HyperTerminal for the first time, it will ask to become the default telnet client. Click "yes". When the screen prompts you to name your session name it "PLD". Click "OK"
Note: It may ask you to enter a area code. Enter any area code Example: "650"
Choose your Com Port under . The Com Port was found in step 8.
The Com Port speed will be 115200bps.
Step 8. Once you have connected to the com port, type “AT” and hit enter. If everything is correct you will see “OK”
All commands need to be pasted into this terminal. The standard character rate and line rate are too fast to paste an entire script. Plese go to "File" "Properties" "Settings" "ASCII Setup" and set the Line Delay to "600" and the Character delay to "20". Now you should be able to paste an entire script.
AT$WAKEENBL=4 = motion activated
AT$WAKETIME=240 = stay on for 240 seconds after wakeintvl (4 min)
AT$MOTTRANS=300 = go to sleep after 300 seconds of no motion (5 minutes)
AT$WAKEINTVL=10 = wake every 10 mniutes to check for any over the air commands
The Speaker can be turned off the. The microphone turned to full gain by issuing this command.