Setting Up a Workstation for Remote Mode
These instructions only apply if you have PhonePad physically installed on a workstation.
|1.||Once PhonePad has been installed, run DBConnect.|
|2.||Under the Connection tab, select Remote Mode.|
|3.||Click on the Remote Settings button.|
|4.||If you are connecting across a LAN, select 0 for Data Compression. If you are connecting across the Internet, select 6.|
|5.||Under Data Encryption, check the Encrypt data to/from server option if you are connecting across the Internet. Otherwise, leave it unchecked.|
|7.||Select the Server tab.|
|8.||Click on the Listen for IP Announcement button so that it is depressed. Make sure that the PhonePad Server (DBServer) has it's Announce option on*.|
|9.||Within 15 seconds, DBConnect should receive a broadcasted announcement* from DBServer. The Server IP, and Admin and Main ports fields will be filled in automatically and the Listen for IP Announcement button will unselect itself.|
|10.||Test the connection with DBServer by clicking the Test Server button.|
|11.||Click the OK button.|
* For this feature to work, any routers or bridges on your network must be configured to allow UDP connections on port 12500.