has implemented NFC (Near Field Communication), a short
range wireless technology to share data. Like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, and all
manner of other wireless signals, NFC works on the principle of sending
information over radio waves. Through NFC data is send through electromagnetic
induction between two devices.
NFC works on
the bases of NFC tags; it allows you to share data between an NFC tag and an
android powered device.
Near Field Communication, tags are
small integrated circuits designed to store information that can be retrieved
by NFC-enabled devices like the smart
phones and tablets
through radio waves. In the Asset
Infinity application the NFC process works through Reader/Writer Mode that
allows the NFC device to read or write passive NFC tags.
on an NFC tag, go to the “Notification
page”, click on the Menu button
and select “NFC
Screen 1 – Notification Screen Screen 2- NFC button
- The “NFC” page will
open. Select one of the following options given on the page. (Screen 3)
- User can write Asset Code or Location Code on a tag.
- Attach the tab at the back on the mobile app.
- Fill in the asset code or location code in the given field and
click on “Write on the tag” button.
Screen 3 – NFC Tag
Setting Screen 4 –Data saved to NFC Tag
Once the details are written on the tag, a message will be
displayed.2. How to read
details on NFC tags?
The information written on a NFC tag can be read by a range of 4cm
or less, bring the device close to the tag, the Asset Infinity application will
open with the details written on the tag.
When an Asset Code is written on the Tag, Asset Details will open.
Screen 1 - Asset View Screen 2 – Asset Update
- Click on the
respective tabs to view asset details covered while asset was added.
- To update
an Asset, user is required to click on the “edit” button present at the top right of Asset View.
- The asset
form will open with auto filled values in the respective tabs.
- Edit the
required information and click on the save