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Internet data transfers allow you to import or export sales and performance data within your chain or to a corporate office.<br /><br /> To configure this, you'll need to make sure that the router is configured to forward incoming requests to '''"port 2235"''' to the computer running your Internet Server. <br>
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Internet data transfers allow you to import or export sales and performance data within your chain or to a corporate office.
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1. Navigate to:  <code>'''Setup -> Communications -> Internet'''</code>, click the '''"Add"''' button and assign a name for the connection.<br>
 
  
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==Setting up an Outgoing Connection for Transmitting Data==
[[File:SU_Communications_Internet.PNG|300px]]<br/><br/>
 
  
2. Check off any of the 4 boxes for the data you wish to send to your home office.<br>
 
3. Enter a Data Transfer Password. This password must match at the Theatre and Remote locations.<br>
 
4. Click the '''"Save"''' button.<br>
 
5. If you are not currently running an Internet Server, go to: <code>'''Setup -> Local Computer'''</code> and then click on the '''"Other"''' Tab, put a check in Internet Server under the Auto Program Startup ssction.<br>
 
  
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#Navigate to:  <code>'''Setup -> Communications -> Internet'''</code> and in the '''Outgoing tab''' click the '''"Add"''' button and assign a name for the connection.<br><br>[[File:Rts_setup_communication_internet_outgoing.png|300px]]<br><br>
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#Check off any of the 4 boxes for the data you wish to send to your home office.
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#Enter a Data Transfer Password. This password must match at the Theatre and Remote locations.
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#Click the '''"Save"''' button.
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#If you are not currently running an Internet Server, go to: <code>'''Setup -> Local Computer'''</code> and then click on the '''"Other"''' Tab, put a check in Internet Server under the Auto Program Startup section.<br><br>[[File:SU_LocalComputer_OtherTab.PNG|400px | 350px]]<br><br>
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#Click the '''"Save"''' button.
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#Navigate to:  <code>'''File -> Other -> Restart Software'''</code>.<br><br>[[File:File_Other_RestartSoftware.PNG|200px]]<br><br>
  
[[File:SU_LocalComputer_OtherTab.PNG|400px]]<br/><br/>
 
  
6. Click the '''"Save"''' button.<br>
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==Setting up an Incoming Connection for Receiving Data==
  
7. Navigate to:  <code>'''File -> Other -> Restart Software'''</code>.<br>
 
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[[File:File_Other_RestartSoftware.PNG|200px]]<br/><br/>
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'''At your remote location'''
  
'''At your remote location'''<br>
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To configure this, you'll need to make sure that the router is configured to forward incoming requests to '''"port 2235"''' to the computer running your Internet Server.
1. Navigate to:  <code>'''Setup -> Communications -> Internet'''</code> and click the add button to assign a name for the new connection.<br>
 
  
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#Navigate to:  <code>'''Setup -> Communications -> Internet'''</code> and in the '''Incoming tab''' click the add button to assign a name for the new connection.<br><br>[[File:SU_Communications_Internet.PNG | 300px]]<br><br>
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#Enter the same Data Transfer password that was entered at the Outgoing location
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#Enter the port you are forwarding to your computer (usually 2235)
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#Enter your location’s theatre number:  (Provided by RTS Technical Support)
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#Select '''"Save"'''
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#Select '''"Close"'''
  
[[File:SU_Communications_Internet.PNG|300px]]<br/><br/>
 
  
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==Retrieving Data at Your Remote Location==
  
2. Enter your location’s theatre number:  <<Provided by RTS Technical Support>><br>
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#Navigate to:  <code>'''Actions -> Communications -> Internet Data Transfer'''</code>.
3. Enter your location’s lookup IP password:  <<Provided by RTS Technical Support>><br>
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#Select the dates desired and the theatre, select '''"Get Data"'''.
4. Enter the same Data Transfer password that was entered at the theatre<br>
 
5. Select '''"Save"'''<br>
 
6. Select '''"Close"'''<br>
 
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To retrieve data<br>
 
1. Navigate to:  <code>'''Actions -> Communications -> Internet Data Transfer'''</code>.<br>
 
  
[[File:Actions_Communications_InternetDataTransfers.PNG|350px]]<br/><br/>
 
  
2. Select the dates desired and the theatre, select '''"Get Data"'''.<br>
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[[File:Actions_Communications_InternetDataTransfers.PNG|350px]]

Latest revision as of 22:46, 15 March 2020

Internet data transfers allow you to import or export sales and performance data within your chain or to a corporate office.


Setting up an Outgoing Connection for Transmitting Data

  1. Navigate to: Setup -> Communications -> Internet and in the Outgoing tab click the "Add" button and assign a name for the connection.

    Rts setup communication internet outgoing.png

  2. Check off any of the 4 boxes for the data you wish to send to your home office.
  3. Enter a Data Transfer Password. This password must match at the Theatre and Remote locations.
  4. Click the "Save" button.
  5. If you are not currently running an Internet Server, go to: Setup -> Local Computer and then click on the "Other" Tab, put a check in Internet Server under the Auto Program Startup section.

    SU LocalComputer OtherTab.PNG

  6. Click the "Save" button.
  7. Navigate to: File -> Other -> Restart Software.

    File Other RestartSoftware.PNG


Setting up an Incoming Connection for Receiving Data

At your remote location

To configure this, you'll need to make sure that the router is configured to forward incoming requests to "port 2235" to the computer running your Internet Server.

  1. Navigate to: Setup -> Communications -> Internet and in the Incoming tab click the add button to assign a name for the new connection.

    SU Communications Internet.PNG

  2. Enter the same Data Transfer password that was entered at the Outgoing location
  3. Enter the port you are forwarding to your computer (usually 2235)
  4. Enter your location’s theatre number: (Provided by RTS Technical Support)
  5. Select "Save"
  6. Select "Close"


Retrieving Data at Your Remote Location

  1. Navigate to: Actions -> Communications -> Internet Data Transfer.
  2. Select the dates desired and the theatre, select "Get Data".


Actions Communications InternetDataTransfers.PNG