Take pictures with GpsGate using the Camera Plugin

With the Camera plugin you can take pictures using a camera attached to a device. ​This adds an extra layer of security to your fleet management. For example, you can take pictures after certain events in an automated way using Event Rules.

Currently supported devices

  • Teltonika FMB630/FM6320
  • ATrack AK1, AK7, AT1Pro, AT5, AU5, AU7, AY5.
  • Meitrack MVT600, T1
  • TZone AVL09
  • Queclink GV300/W

Installation

1. Login to Site Admin > PluginsGet More Plugins.
2. Download and install Camera plugin.
3. Enable the plugin by accessing your application privileges and featuresPlugins > Camera.

How to use

The Camera column is now available in the vehicle list indicating the status of pictures for devices:

  • Green icon: new picture available.
  • Gray icon: picture available
  • Faded icon: no picture available

You can access the overview of pictures for a selected vehicle by clicking on the status icon in Camera column, or clicking “Show pictures” in the context menu.

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In the overview window, you can filter the pictures by date using the calendar control in the left upper corner, as shown below:

  • All dates that have pictures are highlighted with a green background inside the calendar. After selecting a date, you can see the thumbnail(s) of any pictures taken on the specified date.
  • You can also see camera markers on the map for thumbnails which have position available.
  • You can open high resolution version of the picture by clicking the magnifier icon of thumbnail picture:
  • All dates which have picture are highlighted with green background inside the calendar. After selecting a date, you can see the thumbnail of pictures taken on specified date.
  • You can also see camera markers on the map for thumbnails which have position available.
  • You can open a high resolution version of the picture by clicking the magnifier icon of thumbnail picture:

Taking a picture

You can use the Take Picture command in the context menu of the vehicle list.

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After taking the picture, you will see this confirmation message:

Additional features

  • After sending the Take Picture command, you can diagnose the response of the device and the command status using the diagnose the command status in the Terminal Window.

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