Creating a 'Driver' user

This article describes what a Driver user is and how to add one to GpsGate.

A driver is just another user in GpsGate. A driver does not compute as a vehicle. A driver user will be linked with a device that has reported the DriverID/Ibutton value.

The driver user should be created as a separate user from the vehicle. The driver user will have assigned the RFID/IButton number in its properties.

We use an Event Rule to generate a driver event.

Creating the user

1. Log in to an application

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3. Select the user type Driver

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4. Fill the Details with the driver information.

5. Fill the Driver Info details with the RFID/Ibutton number correspondent to the driver. This number should be unique and assigned to only one driver on the platform.

Check the RFID documentation about how to obtain this number.

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6. Keep the _Driver role for this user.

7. Select an appropriate tag for this user (eg. create a tag called Drivers)

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Read more about how to create a tag here.

8. Select an optional Accumulator and/or Image for this driver.

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9. Save the user.

Now your driver user is ready to use.