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by travisj
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: AskSensors Web platform
Topic: Data Manipulation
Replies: 4
Views: 6693

Re: Data Manipulation

I wanted to check in with this because I also have this question. Basic equations and formatting since it is not always easy to format information at the device, or making it verbose would cause message quantities and/or size to be larger than necessary.
by travisj
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: AskSensors Web platform
Topic: Examples of all the various widget
Replies: 1
Views: 2672

Examples of all the various widget

I am looking at the range of widget and I like what I see. However some are not fully clear on exactly what they are, what they do, and how to use them. For example the Binary sounds interesting because I use binary data a lot, but I have no idea on how to format the message and setup the widget. Pl...
by travisj
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Idea / Suggestions / Features
Topic: Basic equations and unpacking
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Basic equations and unpacking

Especially with MQTT making messages compact is helpful in keeping bandwidth low. Simple equations and bitwise math would be very helpful.

For example I often pack 8 digital states in a single byte instead of having 8 boolean values.
by travisj
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Idea / Suggestions / Features
Topic: Shareable dashboards or read only users
Replies: 1
Views: 647

Shareable dashboards or read only users

I often want to build a dashboard for diagnostics and logging of systems. I do not want others to be able to change anything or view admin level details, but I might have a client or somebody doing support that I want to be able to log in and view a dashboard. Otherwise asksensor seems simple and id...