Deploy WLANex using SOTI MobiControl

Article ID: 75352604

Issue / Question

How to deploy WLANex related files and then update the wireless configuration using SOTI MobiControl?

Applicable To

Psion Windows CE / WEH mobile computers

Resolution / Answer

Overview

WLANEx is a tool that can be used to programmatically configure the 802.11 radio in Omnii and Core “Psion” terminals. Read More>>
 

Answer

1. Download WLANex utility -- MDSDK-v5_4-WlanEx-Connect-Distribute-No-prompt-when-done.zip
2. Extract the files
3. Modify the appropriate .XML file. Read More>>
4. Using SOTI MobiControl, create a package which includes all three files below, pre-install and post-install scripts. Read More>>

4.1 Pre-Install script
 

;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;
;
; Pre-Install Script File
; Date Created: Monday, April 08, 2019
;
;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;
cd flash disk
md WLANex


4.2 Add the following files into \Flash Disk\WLANex\

  • WlanEx_Connect.exe (DO NOT AUTO EXECUTE)
  • PtxSdkWlanExCpp2008.dll
  • WLANEx_Connect.xml (DO NOT AUTO EXECUTE)




4.3 Post-Install script

;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;
;
; Post-Install Script File
; Date Created: Monday, April 08, 2019
;
;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;
"\Flash Disk\WLANex\WlanEx_Connect.exe"


5. Deploy package. Read More>>

+ Applicable Products

  • 7530 G2 Mobile Computer
  • 8515 Vehicle-mounted Computer
  • 8525 8530 Operating System
  • EP10 Mobile Computer
  • Omnii XT10
  • Omnii XT15
  • VH10 Vehicle-mounted Computer
  • Workabout Pro 3
  • Workabout Pro 4 Mobile Computer