Linking IP Devices

By default, a Centro-8 / 8M does not connect to any other IP devices you may have. Instead, the iOS / Android app establishes its own connections to these devices in order to send commands and listen to feedback.

This means that commands to those devices will operate even if the processor is powered down, or not connected to the network, which is often a desirable system architecture.

However - there are instances where you would want / need the Centro-8 / 8M to connect to your devices, typically:

Linking with the Processor

To link a device to a Centro-8 / 8M, select the 'link to processor' option from the device menu, and select the processor:

Linking a Device

You must then upload the project to the processor and the app in order for the changes to take effect.